Divya Gururaj, Managing Director, MediaCom India, has been made Head of South and Southeast Asia at MediaCom.
In this role, she will be reporting to Asia Pacific CEO Alex Crowther and will help markets drive growth with business planning, new business, investment plans and day to day operations.
Crowther said that Gururaj was already working on projects in Southeast Asia as part of this new responsibility. “Southeast Asia remains a major priority for us, bringing such a strong leader in to support me with this region is a sign of our commitment to the people and clients in these markets,” he added.
Commenting on the development, Gururaj said, “I am looking forward to working with new countries in this region and the immense opportunities they present. MediaCom is on a roll and I am excited about being a part of this growth trajectory and working with some really great teams we have across markets.”
Prior to becoming MD of MediaCom India, Gururaj had a long stint at MindShare, where she was General Manager, Mumbai. Before that she was with JWT. She had started her career on the client-side with Blowplast.