Joseph George, Lowe Lintas India’s Deputy CEO has been promoted to take over as CEO, Lowe Lintas India. He will continue to be based in Mumbai, and he will succeed the present CEO, Charles Cadell effective from January 3, 2011.
On the development, Michael Wall, CEO, Lowe + Partners, said, “During Charles’ tenure, Lowe Lintas has both grown and evolved into a modern and dynamic business. I am very thankful and appreciative of his contributions. I am certain that Joe is best placed to take on the leadership of Lowe Lintas in this exciting and important market. Joe has been an integral part of Lowe Lintas for the past 19 years. He has a rare combination of business acumen, marketing savvy and creative judgment. I look forward to partnering with him and together realizing even greater ambitions for the company and our clients.”
R. Balki, Chief Creative Officer and Chairman, Lowe Lintas India, added, “Joe’s contribution and pivotal role in having enabled the company in achieving the tremendous success it has achieved on many of its clients, most notably Unilever, uniquely qualifies him for this new role and responsibility. This promotion is demonstrative of the organization's appreciation of his past performance and trust in his abilities to take Lowe Lintas forward with his vision and leadership.”