Top Story

e4m_logo.png

Home >> Advertising >> Article

Mohit Joshi, MD of Havas Media India named MD of Havas Media Group, India

01-July-2015
Font Size   16
Mohit Joshi, MD of Havas Media India named MD of Havas Media Group, India

Havas Media Group India today announced a slew of senior level promotions across the group in India.

Mohit Joshi currently Managing Director, Havas Media India, has been named Managing Director, Havas Media Group India. Uday Mohan, Executive Director, Havas Media-North is being promoted to Managing Partner, Havas Media-North & East. Soumya Sarkar, General Manager is being given additional charge as General Manager & Branch Head, Havas Media-West.

Included in the promotions roster are - Abhishek Jain as Executive VP Investments, earlier VP Investments. Mitesh Desai, Head-Creative, UX & UI is now National Creative Director and Gregory Phillip has been named Associate VP-Operations for Arena Media.

Speaking on the appointments, Anita Nayyar, CEO, Havas Media Group India & South Asia said, “Havas Media Group in India has been growing at a rapid pace, last year we grew 42%. It has been a straight line graph going upwards since we started operations in 2006 and we have aggressive plans ahead. Companies don’t grow on their own, they need – people. As we scale, we would like to elevate the passionate people who helped us reach where we are today and we count on them going forward.”

The team has also been further strengthened with the joining of Tarranum Alam as Executive VP Investments and Chandana Chakravartti VP at the Delhi office and Saurabh Jain who is currently handling the Bangalore operations.

“It gives me a lot of pleasure to make this announcement and I’m confident that this team will over deliver and take Havas Media Group to greater heights”, concluded Nayyar.

 

Kranti Gada joined the family business at Shemaroo in 2006 after a successful stint of over two years in marketing at Pepsi Co. She has been associated with the company for 12 years.

Exchange4media interacted with Jaspreet Chandok, Vice President and Head (Fashion) , IMG Reliance Pvt. Ltd on seamless brands integrations planned for Lakme Fashion Week, walking tall despite blazing trails like GST, demonetization and being a part of the larger cultural space

Their strategy to educate the consumers to make well informed decisions at all stages has worked out well.

Bobby Pawar, MD, CCO - South Asia, Publicis India, talks about his idea of chilling out

Shaan Raza, Deputy Managing Director, Optimise, spoke to exchange4media about their journey since inception and their new technology, TrackingX, which they are planning to launch in India by February...

Meanwhile, Radio City and Radio Mirchi ruled Bangalore and Kolkata respectively

The Indian out-of-home advertising company selects Edge1's ERP software platform to automate their OOH business