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Head of Media, Indian Sub-Continent, CBS Global Media, GSK
Bhavana Mittal is the Head of Media for the Indian Sub-Continent for GlaxoSmithKline Consumer Healthcare and Pharma . The region is the fastest growing market for GSK globally, with her giving the right strategic direction to the media management to drive growth for the organization. She is also be responsible for some critical and strategic areas such as media planning and buying, analytics, digital capability building, performance management of the media agencies, across the region.
Prior to GSK, she was responsible for the Media Audit division with Accenture India, handling both Indian and international clients.
With a career span of more than 16 years, she started her professional journey with Saatchi and Saatchi launching Hyundai Santro and Accent in India, which went on win a bronze at the New York Advertising Effectiveness awards that year. Since then she has worked with various reputed organizations like Universal McCann, Group M – Maxus and Cheil Communications.
Bhavana is a science graduate from Hansraj College, Delhi, with a major in Physics and has an MBA in Marketing from the IMT, Ghaziabad.
Bhavana has been honored with the 3rd Aadhi Aabadi Women Achievers Award 2011, a platform is to give recognition and honor to women who have achieved success in their respective fields against all odds and emerged as a role model and inspiration to others.