Satyam ( SAY) hired leaders for a new consulting group for its global media and entertainment practice. The Hyderabad, India, consultant said it recruited the executive management team of Publishing Practice of the U.K., including Mike Abell, Sharon Duckworth and Stephen Ryden-Lloyd. They will join Satyam's global media and entertainment practice to provide strategic consulting services and project-based delivery work for the publishing, online, broadcast, music and related industries. There has been an alliance betwen Satyam and TPP since 2005. TPP's customers include Blackwell, Elsevier, Financial Times, Harcourt Education, LexisNexis, London Business School, Reed Business Information and Sweet & Maxwell.