Jagran Prakashan Ltd (JPL) has announced the appointment of Pawan Bansal as Chief Operating Officer of Jagran Solutions. A veteran in the Jagran Group, Bansal continues to lead the group’s OOH division foray, Jagran Engage, and is responsible for consolidating the group’s presence in the sector. He takes over the additional charge of Jagran Solutions as COO.
Over the years, Bansal has worked in multiple capacities in operations and business development across multiple sectors in India.
Announcing Bansal’s appointment, Shailesh Gupta, Director - Marketing, JPL, said, “The activation segment is an important business vertical from the Jagran stable, with Pawan’s multi-dimensional experience and his ability to create unique and innovative customer solutions, he will propel Jagran Solutions to the next level of growth. Having had an exposure across diverse businesses, Pawan’s strong leadership skills and experience will strengthen Jagran Solutions’ positioning and will help in further consolidating its position amongst the best activation agencies in the country.”
On his new role, Bansal said, “The activation industry is poised at a very important stage in its growth trajectory. Delivering customer delight through innovative brand solutions is a key promise of Jagran Solutions. It’s an absolute honour to be part of a young Jagran Solutions team and have the opportunity to build on its success. I’m very excited and happy to be a part of the new role as COO of Jagran Solutions and am confident of taking over the challenges that may come ahead. I look forward to taking the division to the next level.”
An alumnus of FMS BHU and Kanpur University, Bansal has previously worked with Castrol, Bausch & Lomb and Rave Entertainment. He has a vast understanding of sales, marketing, multiplex and OOH industries.