Rajesh Jejurikar quits ZEE after just ten months

Rajesh Jejurikar quits ZEE after just ten months
Rajesh Jejurikar quits ZEE after just ten months

Rajesh Jejurikar will be returning to automobile major Mahindra & Mahindra after just ten months at ZEE Entertainment Enterprises Limited (Zeel) as president.

Jejurikar had moved in from Mahindra & Mahindra, where he was chief executive officer for the automotive division. He has decided to move back to Mahindra & Mahindra, where he will supervise the tractor and farm business of the company.

He will exit the company on 31st December. Meanwhile, all vertical and department heads of the company will report directly to the MD & CEO, Puneet Goenka.

Goenka said, “In a short stint at ZEE, Rajesh has brought in newer business perspectives and has contributed to the process immensely, bringing in positive business impact to the organisation. The entire ZEE family wishes him all the success in his new endeavours.”

Jejurikar added, “The time spent at ZEE was extremely fruitful. I am thankful to ZEE and Punit for giving me an opportunity to explore and broaden my experience in the media & entertainment space. ZEE has all the fundamentals required to become a global media enterprise. As I part ways, and move back to the manufacturing sector, I wish ZEE all the success.”

Extracts from AFaqs