Times Internet announced the appointments of Dipti Tandon as the Business Head for live video gameshow platform, BaaziNow and Nidhi Agarwal as Head of Corporate Initiatives & Planning. Times Internet is India’s leading digital products company, with 39+ businesses across news, entertainment, utilities, classifieds etc.
Gautam Sinha, the CEO of Times Internet stated, “Dipti has been leading the BaaziNow initiative right from the time of its conceptualization. She has been the driving force in making BrainBaazi and BingoBaazi the most popular and technologically advanced live video gameshow platforms in India.”
Notably, Nidhi was founder of Kaaryah.com, an online women’s apparel store backed by India’s affluent businessman Ratan Tata. Kaaryah however shut down in last December for not able to raise funds. Nidhi was also among our top women entrepreneurs of 2015.
She has also worked in the corporate strategy teams at Honeywell International and Bain & Co., with experience across diverse industries including aerospace & defence, telecom, FMCG, and education. Nidhi did her graduation from Gargi College, Delhi and an MBA from Kellogg (Chicago)
About Dipti, She has been with Times Internet for over thirteen years, having taken up multiple roles across various businesses of the company. She was the Product Head at MagicBricks and TechGig – driving both these brands to become leaders in their respective categories. Prior to Times Internet, Dipti was a founding member of JeevanSaathi, one of India’s leading digital matrimonial platforms today. Dipti is an alumnus of IIM Ahmedabad.
Sinha added, “Nidhi brings with her a sharp strategic mind and a keen entrepreneurial spirit. She will be a tremendous asset for all our businesses in identifying new avenues of growth and creating innovative, technology enabled solutions.To begin with she will start her entrepreneurial journey within TIL with TimesPoints.”
Sinha concluded by saying “Both Dipti and Nidhi are proven leaders and entrepreneurs who have started and scaled up digital businesses successfully. They will be pivotal in driving Times Internet’s vision of shaping and defining how internet-based services get consumed and delivered in India.”
[Top Image (L-R) – Nidhi Agarwal & Nidhi Tondon]