Grey Worldwide has promoted Sarita Srikanth as the Branch Manager of its Chennai division. She will be reporting to Ashutosh Khanna, COO, Grey Worldwide India. Srikanth had joined Grey, Chennai in June 2005 as Director, Client Services.
Talking about the new development, Khanna said, “Srikanth comes with an immense amount of experience. In the last year that she has been at Grey, she has amply demonstrated her leadership potential and I’m confident that she will take Grey Chennai to greater heights. I’m delighted to have Sarita with us on the management team.”
Srikanth is a postgraduate in Mass Communication from Mumbai’s Sophia College. She started her career at RK Swamy / BBDO, Chennai. She then moved on to O&M, Bangalore, where she worked on the Titan watches account. She then spent eight years at Rubecon Communications, Chennai, working on a variety of categories, including FMCG, retail, telecom, banking, covering brands like Colorplus casual wear, Spinz talc and Chik talc (both CavinKare brands), Citibank NRI business, Prince Jewellery, AVT Spices, Aircel Cellular, STAR Vijay, Witco, the Taj Group and Cavinkare Foods, among others.