Top Story

e4m_logo.png

Home >> People Movement >> Article

Prem Mehta resigns as Chairman of Lintas board; Stephen Gatfield takes over

26-April-2008
Font Size   16
Prem Mehta resigns as Chairman of Lintas board; Stephen Gatfield takes over

All speculations around Prem Mehta’s role in the Lintas India system come to rest with the latest announcement from Lowe Worldwide. On a conference call with the press on April 25, 2008, Stephen Gatfield, CEO, Lowe Worldwide stated, “Lowe Worldwide has accepted Prem’s decision to opt for an early retirement as Chairman and Managing Director of the Lintas India board.”

Gatfield assumes this role now.

“In January 2008, Prem had expressed the desire to retire as Chairman and MD, which, following a board meeting, Lowe Worldwide has accepted. We are please to recognise Prem’s valuable role in steering the Indian company to its current stature, both in India and internationally. The board of Lintas India, Lowe Worldwide and IPG wish him the very best as he leaves the organisation that he has been a part of for the last 28 years,” Gatfield further said.

Tags

Vijay Mansukhani, speaks to exchange4media about the resurgence of Onida, the scope of growth of consumer electronics market in India and the reasons why Indian consumer electronics brands don’t compete on a global scale

Projjol Banerjea opens up about hiring Anne Macdonald and GroupM's Rob Norman, and the brand's new identity

Meera Iyer tells exchange4media that in FY 2016/17, bigbasket clocked a revenue of Rs 1,400 crore. The online supermarket currently stands at 70,000 orders a day, with operations in 25 cities.

CMO, Kashyap Vadapalli on the start-up’s marketing play, why it has decided to stay away from IPL and response to its furniture rental apps

In terms of affiliates, India ranks on the top. Spurred by the fast growth of mobile users and hence internet users, there are millions of websites, apps, WAP-sites and blogs using affiliate marketing...

Insecurity in the workplace due to the idea of AI encroaching on your job, or being sidelined at work because of your small town background? Sandeep Goyal has the right answers to help you deal with w...

As National Sales Head at News18.com, Ashish aims to bring on board a maximum number of advertising partners and consolidate the network’s position as a leader in the space.