Top Story


Home >> People Movement >> Article

Dentsu Marcom appoints R Ravi Shankar as Mumbai Head

Font Size   16
Dentsu Marcom appoints R Ravi Shankar as Mumbai Head

Dentsu Marcom has announced the appointment of R Ravi Shankar as Head of its Mumbai operations. Shankar joins Dentsu from SSC&B Lintas, where he was Executive Vice President, overseeing the entire operations of the agency.

Commenting on Shankar’s appointment, Ashish Dabral, COO, Dentsu Marcom, said, “Ravi’s experience and maturity would be an asset to Dentsu Marcom’s growth plans in Mumbai. We hope he will keep up the momentum of growth at the agency.”

Shankar takes over from Dabral, who had been heading Dentsu Marcom’s Mumbai operations. He would also have the agency’s Ahmedabad operations reporting to him.

Shankar said, “I am happy to be part of a high-growth agency like Dentsu. The team is young and energy levels are extremely high. You will surely be hearing more about us in the days to come.”

He brings with him over 20 years of experience during which he has handled clients like HUL, United Spirits, ICICI, Videocon, and Hyundai Motors, among others. Besides SSC&B Lintas, Shankar has also worked with Parle Agro as General Manager and Puma as Marketing Manager.


Karthik Raman, Chief Marketing Officer, IDBI Federal Life Insurance, on the brand’s unconventional approach to marketing and priorities for the next year

Vinik Karnik, Business Head - ESP Properties, talked about what went into conceptualising the first edition of the entertainment marketing report, Showbiz

Rahul Jhamb, Brand Head, Forever 21, on how the fast fashion brand always stays on the pulse of latest marketing trends

Heavy spends on OOH and print sum up this year’s ad spends of YLG Salon

Conceptualised and executed by WATConsult, the campaign focuses on how Lotus Make-up is an enabler for women from various walks of life

iProspect released the third annual 2018 Future Focus Whitepaper geared to examine how machines and technology will impact marketing and advertising in the year ahead

Mavcomm Consulting one of India’s leading Public Relations, Reputation Management& Brand Communications company today announced elevation of Pranjal Dutta to the role of CEO