After recently restructuring its creative agencies with a three-agency structure
, FCB Group India has now announced a slew of promotions for FCB Ulka's senior management team.
Kulvinder Ahluwalia is now the CEO at the agency, while Saad Khan has been promoted to chief strategy officer. Lastly, Keigan Pinto has been named chief creative officer. In their previous roles, Ahluwalia, Khan and Pinto headed the account management, strategic planning and creative functions at FCB Ulka’s Mumbai office, respectively.
Nitin Karkare, vice chairman, FCB Ulka said, "Ulka is celebrating its 60th anniversary in 2021. It is only appropriate that on this momentous occasion, we start getting the agency ready for the next 60 years. And what better way to do this than recognising talent from within? Kulvinder, Saad and Keigan have played a key role in building the Mumbai office of FCB Ulka. And I am delighted that they will now lead the agency into the future."
Rohit Ohri, chairman and CEO, FCB Group India, added, "I believe future readiness starts with talent. Empowering and enabling our best talent to perform at their very best has always been at the heart of my organisational philosophy. This elevation of our shining stars makes me truly proud because it embodies the spirit of #talentaboveallelse and is a demonstration of our belief of growing our future leaders from within. This new leadership partnership structure is what will make us future-ready and power our creative transformation journey for the next decade and beyond."