OgilvyOne announced the appointment of Vipul Salvi as Executive Creative Director for India. He moves into his new role on November 16, 2015.
Vikram Menon, President and Country Head, OgilvyOne Worldwide, India said, “We have very ambitious plans for OgilvyOne, and Vipul’s mix of skills across advertising, activation and digital, clubbed with his enthusiasm to try new things is just what we need to infuse a fresh lease of creative energy across our offices, and get them working closer together to deliver better programs for our clients.”
Salvi joins OgilvyOne from Geometry Global, where he led the transition of Ogilvy Action to Geometry Global, and helped build a new reputation for the division across its offerings of Shopper, Rural and Experiential Marketing.
Speaking about his appointment, Vipul Salvi, Executive Creative Director, OgilvyOne Worldwide, India said, “In the communications domain, customisation is the next big leap and digital media is the vehicle that will allow us to deliver tailor made campaigns for individuals, not just groups or categories of consumers. OgilvyOne is India’s No. 1 Digital Agency that has been consistently delivering award winning campaigns in this space, so to be a part of OgilvyOne’s future is very exciting.”
Salvi brings with him experience having worked in agencies in India and abroad, and has won several awards for his work. At Ogilvy, his most recognized work was ‘The Lifebuoy Roti Reminder’ program which won a Silver Clio, a bronze Lion and several other regional and international awards. Outside of advertising, he devoted a couple of years of his life to art starting with his first showing as an artist in 2007.