Results International Group, leading global corporate finance specialists in marketing communications and new media industry, is strengthening its global presence with the appointment of Sunil Gupta as its new Managing Partner in India. Gupta is an experienced marketing communications executive with a previous career primarily with JWT, managing offices in Kolkata, Mumbai and Delhi.
On his new role, Gupta said, “With my broad experience in the fast growing India market, I will provide Results International with in-depth knowledge across all communications sectors benefiting both international and domestic buyers and sellers.”
Gupta also confirmed that his new role at Results International Group would be in addition to his current role as Regional Director, South West Asia, APRAIS Worldwide. APRAIS is a 360-degree relationship measurement and management system structured around on-line qualitative and quantitative data collection.
Andrew Kefford, Results International’s President and Regional Director for Asia Pacific, said, “Although we have completed a number of transactions in India, the appointment of Sunil will allow us to provide a stronger service offering for our clients. Our new partner in China represents another step in consolidating our position as the premiere corporate finance firm within global marketing communications. Sunil’s experience of the marketing communications industry and India as a whole make him the obvious choice and natural candidate to drive Results International’s business in India.”
Results International is a specialist consulting and corporate finance business, which works exclusively in the global marketing communications industry, with presence in 40 countries in Eastern, Central, and Western Europe, North and Latin America, MENA and the Asia Pacific. Through carefully considered mergers and acquisitions, its clients are able to capitalise on growth opportunities in increasingly competitive markets. Recent deals include London-based branding and consulting, Clear, acquired by M&C Saatchi; the Australian Photon Group’s acquisitions of UK branding agency Corporate Edge and top tech PR agency Hotwire. Other international deals include a majority share acquisition of Brazilian LewLara by TBWA, Publicis’ acquisition of Chinese digital agencies CCG and Emporio Asia, and iCrossing’s acquisition of German online agency 3G.