Ogilvy Public Relations Worldwide (Ogilvy PR) has appointed Meenu Handa as National President, India. Handa will oversee and continue to expand Ogilvy PR’s national network and strengthen its client base and professional talent.
Speaking on Handa’s appointment, John Goodman, CEO (India & South Asia), said, “Meenu is a terrific talent, and we are very glad to have her on board. PR is a core component of our 360 degree Brand Stewardship strategy, and we are very optimistic about its future growth in India.”
Handa comes to Ogilvy PR from IPAN, where she had worked for the past 15 years. She has worked extensively across various industry sectors for clients such as HLL, Posco, EDS, HCL Group, Allied Domecq, Swatch Group, Star TV, MTV and Boeing, as well as various industry associations.
“I look forward to working with Ogilvy PR, which is one of the very few agencies offering integrated communications. It fits well with the current approach to PR by both, brands and businesses. They realise that the strategic role of PR is critical to their success,” said Handa.
Handa’s strengths lie in the areas of crisis communications, issues management, advocacy, corporate positioning and marketing communications.