Hakuhodo Percept recently announced the appointment of Saurav Dasgupta as Creative Director.
Dasgupta comes with more than 12 years of experience and his repertoire includes aviation, automobiles, insurance, food and beverage, music, technology and telecom, among others.
Confirming the appointment, Elvis Sequeira, COO, Hakuhodo Percept said, “Hakuhodo is growing exponentially and over the past few months, there’s been a steady build up of a new kind of energy. We are building and strengthening our next level of leadership under the ECDs. Saurav is a wonderful addition to team Hakuhodo. ”
Commenting on his joining, Saurav Dasgupta, Creative Director Hakuhodo Percept said, “It’s a great time to be a part of Hakuhodo Percept which is growing at a rapid pace. I do hope to provide momentum to this growth and give creative inputs to make it one of India's top agencies."
Dasgupta moves from Rediffusion Y&R to take on the new role. Prior to this, in a career spanning over a decade, he has worked with leading agencies like Ogilvy, DDB Mudra, Havas Worldwide and McCann Worldgroup TAG. Over the years he has handled some leading brands, across verticals including Virgin Atlantic, Unilever Beverages, Vodafone, Maruti Suzuki Zen, Del Monte, Gaana.com, Dish TV, Max New York Life Insurance among others.
Dasgupta is a graduate in Physics from Delhi University, and holds a Masters in Advertising and Communication from Symbiosis Institute of Business Management. His other passions include travelling and macro-photography. He also loves graphic novels and is currently in the process of making one.