Dentsu Webchutney has elevated Gautam Reghunath to the position of SVP and branch head of its Bengaluru operations. Reghunath was formerly designated vice president. He will continue to report to Sidharth Rao, CEO, Dentsu Webchutney.
Rao said, “Under Gautam’s leadership, our South India business continues to evolve at tremendous speed, having grown 200 per cent over last year. From what was a five-member office in early 2015, we are now a 40-people-strong team in Bengaluru. It is imperative that we have the strongest possible leadership there to take us to new heights. Gautam has an ambitious vision for the company and is a powerful advocate of putting young talent at the forefront of our business.”
Reghunath said, “I am Dentsu Webchutney through and through, and this is a responsibility I am proud to be tasked with. The last one year has been great, being ranked number one, great new clients and moving into our new space in Bangalore. We have embarked on an ambitious growth path, not just from a business perspective but also as individual creative professionals. The agency is brimming with young creative and leadership talent and it will be a privilege to lead them in our endeavor to continue evolving as a new-age agency – relevant for 2017 and relevant for our clients.”
Reghunath joined Dentsu Webchutney’s Mumbai office in 2010. He has also worked with L&K Saatchi and Saatchi.