Pratik Seal, CMO at Housing has moved on. The news was confirmed to exchange4media by a source.
He joined the popular start-up from Star TV, where he was the Channel Business Head for Star Utsav. With over 16 years of experience in Marketing, Brand Building and Business Leadership, his passion lies in creating start-up brands, and furthering challenger brands.
Seal, who is said to be on a two-month notice period is yet another high profile exit from Housing. The portal has been at the centre of several controversial episodes starting from CEO Rahul Yadav’s resignation that created a stir, following him withdrawing his resignation and apology and his subsequent removal from the company. Seal had been with Housing for less than a year.
Seal’s prior assignments have included creating the Micromax brand from scratch and propelling it to the leader board in the global telecom space; and Life OK - the Hindi GEC channel. He has also worked on the Samsung and Vodafone brands as well. Prior to that, he had stints in established advertising and media agencies - Lowe and FCB Ulka. During this time, the most notable clients he worked for were Compaq, Whirlpool, LG and Maruti, among several others.