Ogilvy India has introduced appointments in its management roles that can take impact from 1 January 2024.
The transition will contain a wide range of senior Ogilvy India veterans taking the subsequent steps of their lengthy tenure with the company.
The present chairperson, international inventive and govt chairperson, Ogilvy India, will tackle a chief advisor function on the company.
Pandey will work carefully with main purchasers, new enterprise prospects, inventive merchandise of the company and the company’s govt staff. Moreover, he can even proceed to take part in varied business our bodies and award boards.
The worldwide model director and vice chairperson, Hephzibah Pathak, will tackle Pandey’s function as govt chairperson of Ogilvy India. She might be Ogilvy India’s first-ever girl on this function.
On this function, Pathak might be answerable for main and driving the strategic route, development and transformation agenda of the corporate.
SN Rane, group govt co-chairperson India and COO South Asia will work as enterprise advisor to Ogilvy Asia Pacific. In his new function, Rane will work carefully with Ogilvy APAC to make sure that Ogilvy India has a easy transition below the brand new administration and to advise on varied enterprise operations and planning points.
VR Rajesh, will transfer from his present function as group president, Ogilvy India to chief govt officer (CEO) of the company.
Rajesh will associate with Pathak in additional accelerating the transformation agenda of the corporate. He can even be answerable for working the operations of the company and rising Ogilvy’s capabilities in fashionable advertising and marketing. In throughout workplaces in India and all its enterprise items.
Rajesh can even work carefully with Hufrish Birdy, who will proceed in her present function of chief monetary officer (CFO), on varied monetary, industrial, and compliance points for Ogilvy India. Hufrish has been a robust and astute pillar who has partnered the management staff over years to ship wholesome monetary efficiency.
Additional, Ogilvy India’s management transition can even contain necessary new appointments to the Ogilvy board. Becoming a member of the Ogilvy India board would be the company’s three chief inventive officers (CCO’s) Harshad Rajadhyaksha, Kainaz Karmakar and Sukesh Nayak. The inventive trio of Nayak, Karmakar and Rajadhyaksha are amongst essentially the most—awarded and celebrated within the nation and have led the cost in creating business defining fashionable work on on a lot of Ogilvy’s valued purchasers.
The company’s chief technique officer (CSO), Prem Narayan additionally joins the board. Narayan has been a strategic associate to a lot of Ogilvy’s key purchasers and inventive companions. He has championed the effectiveness tradition at Ogilvy, making Ogilvy India one of the efficient companies on the planet.
All 4 of them will proceed of their present, important roles within the company, main the inventive and strategic work of the company. These 4 executives might be becoming a member of Pathak, Rajesh and Birdy, who’re already on the board.
All of those executives, working carefully as a mixed management staff, will present necessary continuity, expertise, and dedication to the subsequent part of development and Ogilvy India excellence for its purchasers.
Devika Seth Bulchandani, international chief govt officer, Ogilvy, mentioned, “Piyush has completed what true legends do. Nurtured and groomed a category of leaders who can assume the everyday working of the Ogilvy machine which is able to give him time to focus merely on the magic he has been so legendary in creating for our purchasers. Collectively I belief the brand new management to take this iconic company to new heights.”
Pandey mentioned, “Creativity and its affect on our shopper’s companies is on the coronary heart of Ogilvy. In line with my ardour, I’ll proceed to associate and information the brand new management as at all times. Our joint function is to make sure that we not solely keep but in addition higher our core strengths.”
Keep tuned for our chat with Devika Seth Bulchandani and Piyush Pandey.