Contract Advertising has roped in Ashish Chakravarty as national creative director. Chakravarty succeeds Ravi Deshpande, who had recently put in his papers at the agency.
Prior to this Chakravarty was creative chief at McCann Worldgroup Delhi. This is his second stint with Contract.
Commenting on the appointment, Rana Barua, COO, Contract Advertising, said, “I am delighted to have Ashish join Contract as NCD, India. He is one of the most awarded and sought after creative professionals in the country. His experience of working with the best brands across agencies and his line-up of award winning work will bring in a huge value add to Contract and its clients. I welcome him back to Contract and look forward to him partnering me and Rohit Srivastava, chief strategy officer, and the senior management team to deliver on our creative vision.”
Among past assignments, Chakravarty has worked with Euro RSCG and TBWA.