Arpan is a Digital transformation & growth specialist with achievements in building & driving growth in Digital business across platforms.
Currently, as COO – Digital, Arpan sphere heads the digital initiatives at The Printers Mysore, (Publisher of Deccan Herald and Prajavani). Under his leadership, both the brands launched Edutech venture, News mobile apps with AI & Machine learning features and feature rich Epaper with subscription offerings.
Prior to this he had set-up and accelerated Digital Transformation at The Hindu group of publications.
He has been CSMO for a group publication of Dainik Jagran, prior to which he headed the Inside Sales & marketing function across North America & Asia markets with an eBay partner company.
As an internet start-up specialist & associated with the digital landscape since 2000 he was a part of the start-up team at Webdunia. Arpan started his career with Times of India.
Arpan did his executive education with IIM – Calcutta. He has been associated with industry bodies like MRUC (Media Research Users Council) & RSCI (Readership Studies Council of India)
AWARDS / RECOGNITION
• Listed in Digital Power 100 by Exchange4Media in 2021
• Won South Asia Digital Media Awards for Best Website for www.thehindu.com – 2017
• Listed among the top 50 Content marketing professionals by Adobe & Paul Writer – 2017