Atish Banerjea a former Pearson, Simon & Schuster exec
NBCUniversal has named Atish Banerjea exec VP and chief information officer, based in New York, the conglom said Thursday.
Banerjea, who reports to John Wallace, prexy of NBCU Operations & Technical Services, will oversee global technology applications, infrastructure and operations for the company’s worldwide media portfolio.
Most recently Banerjea served as chief technology officer for Dex One, where he led a major redesign of that company’s IT functions and helped transform it from a print-centric business to a digital media marketing company. He previously held the same title at Pearson and was an exec at Simon & Schuster.