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Nakul Chopra named Chairman of Goafest Organizing Committee

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Nakul Chopra named Chairman of Goafest Organizing Committee

The Advertising Club and Advertising Agencies Association of India, today, announced Goafest 2016 with Nakul Chopra, CEO, Publicis South Asia as the Chairman of Goafest Organizing Committee. The other members on the committee are:

•             Ambi M G Parameshwaran, President, Advertising Agencies Association of India (AAA’s of I) & Advisor, FCB Ulka Advertising

•             Sam Balsara, Founder, Chairman and MD at Madison World 

•             Rana Barua, Chief Executive Officer at Contract Advertising 

•             Ashish Bhasin, Chairman and CEO at Dentsu Aegis Network 

•             Jaideep Gandhi, Managing Director at Jaya Advertising 

•             CVL Srinivas, CEO at Group M, South Asia 

•             Shashi ,Sinha CEO at LHAMPL 

•             Tarun Rai, CEO at JWT 

•             Vikram Sakhuja, Group CEO at Madison Media

•             Bhaskar Das, Group CEO at Zee Media Corporation

•             Pradeep Dwivedi, Chief Corporate Sales and Marketing Officer at Dainik Bhaskar Group

Commenting on his appointment, Ambi M G Parameshwaran – President, Advertising Agencies Association of India (AAA’s of I) said "Nakul has been in this industry for over 30 years now. He has been leading Publicis in India through this last decade. I am very excited to see what plans he has in store for us this year!”

Welcoming the announcement, Raj Nayak, President of The Advertising Club said, “This is wonderful news. Nakul has been instrumental in driving Goafest to success in the recent past. With his proven track record in managing high performing agencies, he is truly the best man for the job! I look forward to work with him to make Goafest 2016 a roaring success!”

Chopra stated, “To have been given the opportunity to Chair the Goafest Organizing Committee is an honor. There’s still a lot of work to do in strengthening Goafest and together, I hope we can build upon the good work of the past years.”

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