Campaign India Team
Nov 16, 2017

Viju George appointed as managing director for 20:20 MSL India

He will continue his current responsibility as the India managing director of Publicis Consultants Asia.

Viju George appointed as managing director for 20:20 MSL India
Viju George has been appointed as the managing director of 20:20 MSL India. George will assume charge effective January 1, 2018, while continuing his current responsibility as India Managing Director of Publicis Consultants Asia.
 
George succeeds Amrit Ahuja, who is leaving the organisation following a 21-year career with the firm, to pursue interests on the corporate side. MSLGROUP had announced the elevation of Amrit Ahuja as MD of 20:20 MSL only in December 2016. 
 
George will oversee the operations of 20:20 MSL, Publicis Consultants Asia, and Creative+, the firm’s creative wing. He will continue to report to the CEO, India of MSL, Amit Misra.
 
“His people-first leadership style and his PR industry expertise make him the right choice. His passion and drive will contribute immensely in building on the success of the firm in the years ahead,” said Amit Misra, CEO, MSL India. “Under Amrit Ahuja's leadership 20:20 MSL emerged as India’s leading technology/B2B PR firm, with a strong foundation that we will build on. We wish her the best in her future endeavors,” he added.
 
With over two decades of communications experience in both advertising and public relations, George has been with the organisation for 20 years.  He took over as Managing Director of Publicis Consultants Asia in December 2016. In addition to the India roles, George will also take on the role as Technology Practice Leader for Asia.
Source:
Campaign India

Follow us

Top news, insights and analysis every weekday

Sign up for Campaign Bulletins

Related Articles

Just Published

Premium
Treebo ropes in Nishant Gupta as head of brand and marketing
Premium
1 hour ago

Treebo ropes in Nishant Gupta as head of brand and ...

Was group product head - male grooming at Marico prior

Premium
Shooting yourself in the Facebook
Premium
6 hours ago

Shooting yourself in the Facebook

In its efforts to recover from the recent scandal, Facebook is being more transparent and proactive, but still refuses to acknowledge a central truth.

Premium
Cannes Lions 2018: Ten Indians among 413 jury members
Premium
16 hours ago

Cannes Lions 2018: Ten Indians among 413 jury members

The jury is composed of people from 50 countries and has a men to women ratio of 54:46

Premium
View from Nepal: Rural Nepal - an opportunity in disguise
Premium
1 day ago

View from Nepal: Rural Nepal - an opportunity in ...

The author states reasons why rural Nepal could be the next big thing for marketers