Chief Creative Officer Weiden+Kennedy India Popularly known as 'Paddy', Santosh Padhi started his advertising career 25 years back. An art graduate from Mumbai, he started his advertising carrier with DDB followed by Leo Burnett, after 13 years of industry experience he decided to create his own path, culture and approach towards advertising, he co-
Chief Content Officer Media Monks, India
Azaz is a Chief Creative Officer at Mullen Lintas. He started his career with Lintas Group back in 2001. Since then, he has worked with Bates, Publicis, Lowe, Mudra, McCann and Contract on Brands like Nescafe, Coke, Nestle Maggi, Domino
General Manager Marketing PNB MetLife India Insurance A marketing professional with over two decades of multi-industry experience in Sales,Research, Strategy, Digital Marketing, Customer Experience, Product Marketing & Branding. A strong believer of continuous improvement as it helps me challenge the status -quo & it germinates innovation.
Have had the opportunity to work with
Head Marketing - PVC Skipper Limited A seasoned marketing professional with over two decades of successfully launching major brands in key markets in India . Ability to build and leverage consumer and market led insights to drive brand portfolio strategy, brand architecture and brand positioning. Strong leadership skills with a team-oriented and collaborative approach to work.
VP - Media Airtel With 25 years of experience behind her, Archana is an accomplished media professional. Prior to Airtel, she was the Country Media Manager at P&G and has done stints with leading agencies like Group M & McCann-Erickson, across key clients like HUL, Kellogg’s, Bajaj Auto, Coca-Cola and many more. She helped launch brands like Airtel
Head, Marketing Strategy, Brand Partnerships & Events HSBC India Arkaprava Ray, also known as Arko is a Marketing professional and an innovator having worked globally and across markets in India handling key marketing projects for HSBC in India. He currently heads the Marketing Strategy for HSBC in India and leads a team of senior marketers who provide innovative and disruptive solutions to complex business
Vice President and Head of Marketing Franklin Templeton India An accomplished marketing professional with over 16 years of experience in the financial sector, Geetanjali’s expertise lies in designing marketing strategies, visualizing digital-social media marketing road map, conceptualizing creatives, and business-intelligence driven campaigns by leveraging video, voice and vernacular for an all-
Head of Marketing Hamilton Housewares Pvt. Ltd. Girish Ahuja is the Head of Marketing at Hamilton Housewares Pvt. Ltd. Which has the Iconic brand Milton in the portfolio along with the other brands like Treo, Milton ProCook, SpotZero and Claro. Girish has been the CMO for brands like TVS Tyres, Greaves Cotton ltd.
in his earlier stints and is passionate about creative communication.
Vice President, Marketing and Communication Head itel Mobile , India Over 2 decades of rich experience in driving Brand, Marketing and Corporate Communication functions leading critical roles for Telenor India, Bharti Airtel India, Reliance Communications, Times of India. Spent Important stints with top notch Communication Agency firms like Perfect Relations, Clea PR providing advisory to brands like Godfrey
Vice President and Head of Media Kotak Mahindra Group Pramod Patil is part of the marketing team at Kotak Mahindra Bank and manages the media strategy for the Group.
In his current role, he is responsible for planning media strategy, efficient buying of media inventory for campaigns across the Group and across media, and ensuring timely and error-free execution.
Head of Marketing and Digital Bayer Consumer Health Division in India Ritu is a passionate brand builder and an experienced business leader with over 17 years of experience.
Through the course of her career, Ritu has worked closely on developing business & brand growth strategies, white space product launches, expansions, and other projects leading multi-functional teams across
General Manager - Media Planning Vodafone Rohan is an experienced media professional with 15 years of experience in media planning, campaign amplification and media buying in both digital & traditional media spaces. In his current role he manages the media campaign for brand Vi, ensuring 360 degree campaigns that reach their target audiences as effectively as possible.
Dy. General Manager Trade Marketing Adani Wilmar Ltd A sales, advertising and marketing professional with experience of 22+ years, Rohit started his career as a sales professional in LT Foods Ltd, which has Daawat Basmati Rice as its flagship brand with market leadership position in the Delhi NCR region. He then moved on to the marketing and branding dept in the same organisation, where he
Head of Marketing Beam Suntory India Among the youngest marketing top talents in Indian alco-bev currently, Ruchika brings over 15 years of experience working at some of the finest and diverse corporate firms. A consumer behavior and lifestyle expert, Ruchika is
GM - Brand & Marketing D'Decor Saket is a seasoned marketing professional with 15+ years’ experience, having started his career in FCB Ulka’s brand consulting division and building a strong foundation in consumer behaviour, brand strategy, business strategy and brand building through great brand narratives.
GM - Marcom Havells India Ltd. A Marketing professional with over 2 decades of experience in Marcom, Trade & Media in diverse industries ranging from Steel to Real Estate, Consumer Electronics and Media Agencies. In my current role of over 5 years with Havells India Ltd., as General Manager – Marcom, I lead a team of dedicated Marcom personnel in our Branches across
Head - Integrated Media & Advertising Mahindra Rise With over 16 years rich experience in media and advertising behind her, Sonam is currently heading Integrated Media and Advertising for Mahindra's Automotive Dept.
Some of her major achievements in the past 3 years include the launch of Scorpio N ,Bolero NEO, the All New-THAR, Mahindra XUV700 and Mahindra Electric Vision
Head - Strategic Alliance & Brand Partnership Paytm Vipul comes with close to two decades of core consumer marketing experience. He has worked across 5 different industries, namely FMCG, Telecom, Automobile, Fashion Retail and now Fintech industry. He started his career with Unilever where he worked on brands like Knorr and Kissan. He then moved to 3M on sctochbrite brand to work on managing and