Alok Lall, who had recently quit Iris Worldwide as Managing Director, has joined McCann Worldgroup as Executive Director. Meanwhile, old hand at McCann Erickson, Debashish Paul, Executive Vice President and General Manager, McCann Erickson Delhi, has moved to head the newly-formed outfit, McCann Social.
Lall will now be directly in charge of running the Delhi operations. Additionally, he will carry the responsibility of driving a broader integrated vision across brands.
Confirming the development, Prasoon Joshi, Executive Chairman, McCann Worldgroup, said, “I am extremely happy to have Alok come aboard in a key role. He is dynamic and brings a solid and fresh perspective. In our changing media landscape, Alok’s drives towards new age media solutions will immensely value add to our offering and expertise.”
Carrying a stellar reputation, he has vast experience in playing key leadership roles in agencies like JWT and Saatchi. In his last venture, he had single handedly established Iris International in India with its integrated marketing solutions.
Radhakrishnan Ramachandran of iStream.com is now making a comeback with a regional video network named Studio Mojo
Kartikeya Sharma says that June has been the best month for sales in the 11 years that the brand has been in India
The newly appointed CEO of ZEE5 on how he aims to have the widest appeal in the OTT space amongst Indian consumers
The VP, Marketing and Communications (South Asia), talks about the company's growth strategy, its focus areas, impact of demonetisation on consumer behaviour and much more
A recipient of Indra Nooyi Chairman's Award for Innovation, Gupta joins the advisory and consulting firm as founder member
Leigh Terry, CEO APAC, IPG Mediabrands discusses the state of the agency in a fireside chat with BW Businessworld editor, Noor Warsia.