Nikhil Kumar has joined Publicis India as vice president. Kumar will be based in Mumbai and report to Paritosh Srivastava, COO, Publicis India.
He was chief manager at The Economic Times prior.
Paritosh Srivastava, COO, Publicis India, said, “We are happy to have Nikhil Kumar on-board the agency. Nikhil has donned multiple hats and comes with rich experience of both sides across organisations. We’re confident that his vast exposure in the realm of marketing and advertising will play a distinctive role in offering meaningful solutions to clients and further strengthening the agency relations.”
Kumar said, “Publicis India has been in the news lately for putting out a plethora of good work and key people appointments. I was impressed by the vision and direction that Paritosh and team had for the future of the agency and how I would play a key role in shaping it. I’m excited to begin this new chapter and help achieve bigger milestones for the agency.”
He has also worked with Jet Airways, MullenLowe Lintas Group and Bosch & Siemens.