Avinash Pillai, Lead - Team P&G, MediaCom India, has been promoted to the role of Regional Director (India and South Asia, Middle East , Africa - IMEA) on the P&G business effective immediately. In his new role, Pillai, will take care of MediaCom’s relationship with P&G in IMEA. He will continue to be based out of Mumbai and will be closely involved with MediaCom’s Team P&G, India.
Pillai on his promotion said, “Working with P&G India has been a hugely enriching experience and I am excited that I can take this learning forward to other countries within the MediaCom network. I am sure that this will prove mutually beneficial for both P&G and MediaCom. IMEA markets are under the lens of every global company and I am confident that MediaCom and P&G can work together to successfully enhance P&G business in the region.”
Debraj Tripathy, Managing Director, MediaCom India said, “Avinash is an outstanding client manager. His understanding of the client’s business and their requirements has helped MediaCom deliver immense value to P&G. I am happy and glad that he will continue to be closely involved with the P&G business in India. We could not have found a more suitable and deserving candidate than him for the IMEA lead role on P&G. I wish him the very best.”
Das on Pillai’s promotion, said, “Avinash is an excellent leader of people and business. He is a man without any resource myopia- a quality that a resource challenged IMEA region is going to benefit from. We are excited at the prospect of continuing to create superior value to P&G in IMEA under his leadership. This is yet another a testimony for the high quality of MediaCom P&G India team, where the India leader has taken on a wider network role.”