Arpana Kumar Ahuja is set to join Weber Shandwick, strengthening the leadership team in Delhi. A PR veteran with more than two decades of experience, Ahuja moves from PR Pundit after a stint of 14 years.
Based in Delhi, Ahuja will report to Valerie Pinto, Chief Executive Officer, Weber Shandwick India. Incidentally, Weber Shandwick Delhi recently won the PR mandate for Nestlé India.
Speaking about Ahuja’s role at Weber Shandwick, Pinto said, “Arpana will be joining us to strengthen the integration process and market development. She will be working across businesses to drive our client experience programmes. Since clients are going through a transition process, with all the new media and other new things hitting them, we were looking at a senior talent and this is when we decided to rope in Arpana.”
Ahuja will focus on providing strategic counsel on key accounts and team development of the Weber Shandwick Delhi.
A student of Xavier Institute of Communication (XIC), Mumbai, she has had a stint with Good Relations and Clea PR and was leading the external communication at Encyclopedia Britannica India before joining PR Pundit.