Sachin Talwalkar has come on board as Executive Creative Director at the Commonwealth Mumbai Hub.
His last stint was with Contract Delhi as Creative Director and Vice President.
Commenting on the appointment, Prasoon Joshi said, “Sachin has both, great craft and fantastic international experience. I am sure he will add a lot of value and finesse to the creative product.”
Talwalkar brings with him more than 12 years experience, of which 11 years were spend in Europe working for BBDO and DDB in Germany and then moving on to Italy to handle P&G’s oral care business for WE/CEEMEA at Saatchi & Saatchi, Milan.
In 2008 he moved to London to start his own consultancy onesingleline.co.uk which serviced agencies such as Ogilvy, Leo Burnett and DDB launching global and regional campaigns for British American Tobacco and Fiat before moving back to India in 2010.
In Europe, he worked on brands such as VW, MasterFoods, Wrigleys, Pepsi, Allianz Insurance, Gatorade and Henkel.
At Contract Delhi he worked on clients such as NIIT, SpiceJet, Ten Sports, JK Tyres, Shell Lubricants, Huawei, Whirlpool, Dabur, etc.
His work for JK Tyre was featured in Lurzers Archive, shortlisted at Cannes, Clio and Abbys and won metals at LIAA & Spikes Asia. His work has been recognised and awarded at Ad Club Germany, Mobius, Eurobest, Epica, Cresta, Cannes, NY Festival, Clio, Montreux Ad Festival, Ad Club Austria, Econ Awards, FAB Awards, LIAA, Spikes and GoaFest.