Havas Creative Group India has announced the appointment of Amish Sabharwal as senior executive creative director and creative head of digital experience.
Sabharwal will be based in Gurugram and report to Ravinder Siwach, national creative director, Havas Creative Group India. He will lead the Havas integrated creative digital team with a focus on the digital-first agenda of Reckitt.
He moves from Grey Group India where he was ECD.
Bobby Pawar, chairman and chief creative officer, Havas Group India, said, “Amish brings with him a vast experience of some of the most well-known brands and categories. I believe his unique approach will bring in a breath of fresh air to the creative landscape and fuel our promise of meaningful storytelling further. I welcome Amish to the Havas family and look forward to him scaling up Havas’ rich legacy to a new level.”
Siwach said, “It's been our constant endeavour to offer differentiated and engaging storytelling for our clients. Marrying creativity and digital is at the core of what we do, and integrating it with the global offerings like CX, design, analytics, AI and so on is at the heart of our strategy for growth at Havas Creative. Amish will add more muscle to this vision with his varied background.”
Sabharwal said, “I am excited to start this new innings with Havas Creative Group India. With Bobby Pawar and Rana Barua at the helm, hunger is evident in the agency’s culture. My role is to build on the sterling legacy these guys have established and make brand Havas an even bigger name to reckon with. I look forward to creating truly disruptive and effective work for the top brands of this country and cement this legacy."
In a career spanning more than 13 years, he has also worked with JWT, McCann and Dentsu Impact.