Shitiz Jain is senior vice president, finance for Turner Asia Pacific. He leads Turner’s financial growth planning and assisting regional management to maximize financial results across the full portfolio of Turner’s kids, news and general entertainment brands, and businesses in the region.
Jain has a range of responsibilities which includes forecasting, budgeting and long range planning, defining and managing the achievement of goals, and providing financial analysis and counsel to all business heads. He leads a finance team that will be strategically aligned with the needs of the business, offering strategic and financial modelling support at both the Turner and Time Warner executive management level.
Based in Hong Kong, Jain joined Turner in March 2015 after nearly 15 years at Discovery in India and Singapore where he was chief financial officer and head of corporate services at Discovery Networks Asia Pacific.
Turner, a Time Warner company, creates and programs branded news; entertainment; kids and young adult; and sports media environments on television and other platforms for consumers around the world.