Himanshu Saxena joins BBH India as COO and MD

Moves from McCann Worldgroup

Nov 01, 2022 12:15:00 PM | Article | Campaign India Team

BBH India has announced the appointment of Himanshu Saxena as chief operating officer and managing director. 
 
Saxena will report to Dheeraj Sinha, chairman, BBH India. 
 
He moves from McCann Worldgroup, where he was executive vice president and head of integration. 
 
Dheeraj Sinha, CEO, Leo Burnett - South Asia and chairman, BBH India, "BBH India, with its legacy of modern, creative and effective solutions that are well-entrenched in the modern Indian zeitgeist, has built a reputation as a creative firepower in the country. I am delighted to welcome Himanshu onboard. A talented leader has known for his deep client relationships, his commitment to business innovation, and his operational acumen, Himanshu embodies the black sheep and zag philosophy that will further fuel this brilliant creative engine.”
 
Saxena said, "I am both excited and honoured to join BBH. With its legacy of creating stunning work that has transformed not only brands but also categories, BBH India is truly built for the modern age of marketing. I am looking forward to scaling this further and bringing my experience and a fresh perspective to leading such talented individuals and ambitious clients.”
 
In a career spanning over 30 years, he has also worked with Grey Group, MullenLowe Lintas Group and Kantar, among others.