ZenithOptimedia India has appointed Dnyanada Chaudhari as Managing Director for West and South. Chaudhari joins from Hindustan Unilever Ltd where she was Head-Media Services India. She took harge on January 13, 2010 and reports to Satyajit Sen, the CEO of ZenithOptimedia India.
Commenting on this appointment, Satyajit Sen said, “Dnyanada’s wide-ranging experience across essential sectors and her commitment to ROI- encompassing ideas,intent,investment are fundamental to our growth in Mumbai and Southern India. I am confident that under her leadership we will soon match the success we have already had with our North operations.”
Ambika Srivastava, Chairman VivaKi Exchange and ZenithOptimedia India said, ““Dnyanada is the ideal candidate to build our operation both in Mumbai and the South. Her learning and experience garnered working with some of the world’s fastest selling brands is noteworthy and I am pleased that she will now be working with ZO India”
On her new role, Chaudhari commented, “I have had the privilege of working with the sharpest minds and finest leaders in the industry and this trend continues. Ambika Srivastava and Satyajit Sen are passionate and committed to delivering thought leadership through ROI. This is an exciting opportunity for me. I am looking forward to offering my experience at the agency as well as a perspective from the clients’ side of the business to drive ROI and deliver world class value to ZenithOptimedia clients.”
Based out of the Mumbai office, Chaudhari will be responsible for the growing development of ZenithOptimedia’s operations in West and South India. She takes over from Pavan Chandra, who now takes on responsibilities as the MD of the VivaKi Nerve Center in India.