Nirmala Lakshman Named as New Chairperson of The Hindu Group

Nirmala Lakshman Named as New Chairperson of The Hindu Group
Nirmala Lakshman Named as New Chairperson of The Hindu Group

In a significant development for the Indian media industry, Nirmala Lakshman has been appointed as the Chairperson of The Hindu Group, effective immediately. This decision comes as the organization aims to strengthen its position as one of the most influential media houses in the country.

Nirmala Lakshman is widely regarded as one of India’s most respected journalists and media personalities. With a career spanning over four decades, she has made notable contributions to the field of journalism, promoting quality reporting and ethical practices. Her expertise and deep understanding of the media industry have earned her widespread acclaim.

Having joined The Hindu Group in the early 1970s, Lakshman has played a pivotal role in the organization’s growth and development. She has held various key positions, including Editor of The Hindu’s Sunday Magazine and Co-Chairperson of Kasturi & Sons Ltd., the holding company of The Hindu Group. Her passion for journalism and unwavering commitment to journalistic integrity have been instrumental in shaping the editorial policies of the organization.

As the new Chairperson, Nirmala Lakshman brings a wealth of experience and a fresh perspective to The Hindu Group. Her appointment is expected to further enhance the organization’s reputation for unbiased reporting, incisive analysis, and its unwavering commitment to upholding democratic values.

Lakshman’s visionary leadership will play a crucial role in guiding The Hindu Group through the challenges and opportunities presented by the rapidly changing media landscape. Her focus on digital transformation, audience engagement, and innovation is expected to strengthen the group’s position in the digital era.

Expressing her gratitude and enthusiasm for the new role, Nirmala Lakshman emphasized the importance of journalism as a cornerstone of democracy. She reiterated her commitment to upholding the highest standards of journalism and fostering a culture of inclusivity and diversity within The Hindu Group.

With Nirmala Lakshman at the helm, The Hindu Group is poised to embark on an exciting new chapter in its illustrious history. Her appointment reflects the organization’s commitment to staying ahead of the curve and remaining a trusted source of news and analysis in an era of rapid digital transformation.