Gehan Talwatte joins Briefing Media
Following the recent investment by Lyceum Capital Partners in Briefing Media (July 2015) the company announces that Gehan Talwatte has joined as Chairman of the business.
Gehan has a long history of media entrepreneurship and investing. After starting his career at Dun & Bradstreet in the USA he went on to co-found a software start-up in India – Cognisant Technology Solutions. Gehan then set up a workflow and credit automation business (eccelerate.com) which was sold to AIG.
He was co-founder and CEO of Hoover’s Online Europe (sold to D&B in 2005) and most recently CEO of Ascend Worldwide, the leading aviation information business, backed by LDC, which was sold to Reed Business Information in 2011.