Bangalore, November 7, 2015: To expand its operations in Bangalore, Time Inc. India has announced the appointments of Ashis Roy to Vice President, Technology & Product Engineering and Riyaz Aftab to Vice President, Human Resources.
Roy oversees Time Inc. India’s technology operations and application development – two significant areas that are helping to set the company up for further success. Aftab supervises the human resources team and is responsible for extending and enhancing the company’s existing HR practices.
“These new hires demonstrate our strong commitment to increasing our presence in India. The direction and advancement of the technology and human resources teams are critical to our success in this region,” says Jeff Bairstow, Chief Financial Officer and Head of International Operations of Time Inc.
Aftab joins Time Inc. India from Computer Sciences Corporation, Hyderabad where he worked as HRBP and HR Site Head. He comes with immense experience in HR transformation, talent retention, quality of attrition and employee engagement and communication.
A former IITian, Roy joins Time Inc. India from Microsoft where he spearheaded the online advertising initiative. Roy has numerous patents in online inventory management algorithms