Big TV loses CEO after four months

Despite claiming to have signed up half a million subscribers within two months of launch, Reliance’s new Indian DTH platform, Big TV, has hit rocky waters, with the departure of CEO Arun Kapoor.

Kapoor joined Big TV in July, from the Zee-backed Dish TV, where he was also CEO. Big TV launched in August,

No reason has been given for the move and the executive has already left his post. But according to local reports, Kapoor decided to leave the company, rather than being sacked.

Big TV now faces a search for a new CEO just when the platform should be concentrating on consolidating its great start.