Outdoor Advertising Professionals (OAP) has brought on board Shakeel Sayed as General Manager- Media Services to bolster the agency’s buying and media services capabilities.
Commenting on the development, James Varghese, Senior Vice President- West & South, OAP, said, “We’re very pleased to have Shakeel on board. His experience, enthusiasm, and knowledge of new media are commendable. Having such a dynamic person in the team is a privilege for team OAP.”
Speaking about his appointment, Sayed said, “It gives me immense pleasure and great opportunity to work along with industry stalwarts and to utilise my skills to good use on exciting new projects.”
Sayed commenced his career in the year 1997 with Sovereign Advertising. He has almost 15 years’ experience and has worked with companies such as TDI Media Services, Clear Channel Communication, Madison, Zenith Outdoors. Sayed was one of the founding members of OAP. He was responsible for valuable out-of-home insights and strategic solutions for successful advertising campaigns. He focused on acquiring, maintaining and growing the business, to achieve the organizational objectives, and to expand the client base.
While with Converge Communication he has handled the accounts like Wills Life Style, Coca Cola, India Bulls and Skoda Motors, to name a few.