Ogilvy India has announced the elevations of Kainaz Karmakar, Harshad Rajadhyaksha and Sukesh Nayak as chief creative officers for Ogilvy India. The trio will lead creative at the agency.
This news follows the exit of Sonal Dabral, CCO, South and South East Asia, Ogilvy. Karmakar and Rajadhyakshawere CCO, Ogilvy West prior.
Nayak had joined Ogilvy in 2000 while Karmakar and Rajadhyakshajoined the agency in 2010.
Piyush Pandey, CCO - worldwide and executive chairman - India, Ogilvy, said, “I consider myself very fortunate to have on my team three partners who havemade a huge impact on Ogilvy’s creative leadership, and an even more significant difference to Ogilvy’s partnerships with clients. This promotion could not be more deserving! I am extremely proud to have Kainaz, Harshad and Sukesh on our India team. They are the future of Ogilvy and I am confident they will be the game changers in Ogilvy.”
Kunal Jeswani, CEO, Ogilvy India, said, “Sukesh, Kainaz and Harshad are powerhouses of energy and great talent. Over the last few years, their work across some of our largest clients has been modern in expression and execution, and as inspiring and memorable as any trademark Ogilvy India work should be. This is a rare and precious balance for any creative to strike. They understand the value of hard work and deep client relationships and I am sure they will do a fantastic job of driving Ogilvy India’s creative product and reputation.”