Radio Mirchi picks Akash Banerjee as Delhi Programming Head
Radio Mirchi today announced the appointment of Akash Banerjee as the Programming Head for Delhi station. Akash’s first stint at Radio Mirchi was in 2002 as a Radio Jockey where he used to host the station’s immensely popular late night show ‘Dil Chahta Hai’
As the programming head, Akash would be responsible for conceptualising the station programming in accordance with the brand vision and Delhi’s pulse and flavour.
Commenting on his appointment, Akash Banerjee said, “I am happy to be a part of the ENIL Group again. Radio Mirchi is the leading FM station in the country and a station that believes in innovations. I am thrilled to be part of such an iconic brand and look forward to new challenges and responsibilities.”
Prior to joining Radio Mirchi he was associated with a leading Television Network. Akash brings with him experience of over ten years in the broadcast industry with covering a diverse range of stories from locations across the nation. Besides specializing in disaster and conflict reporting and anchoring Akash has also released a book recently titled ‘Tales from Shining and Sinking India’ that draws from his experiences on the field.
Educated at La Martiniere Boys’ College, Hindu and St. Stephens College, Akash continues to harbour his childhood dream of travelling and photographing the world