Sachin Talwalkar has been appointed as executive creative director at Havas Life Sorento.
Havas Life Sorento is the health and wellness communications agency part of the Havas Group India umbrella.
Talwalkar's last full-time agency stint was with Edelman where he was regional ECD, South Asia, Middle East and Africa. Post that he's founded Human and Cosmic Panda.
Sangeeta Barde, managing partner, Havas Life Sorento said, “Health and wellness is recognised as one of the most significant sectors today. We are seeing transformations and innovations at an unprecedented rate. This changing face and pace opens opportunities to provide a fresh, innovative and creative perspective for brands and businesses. Sachin will lead the HLS creative team and work closely with Bobby Pawar to enhance the overall quality and effectiveness of our creative output. We are confident that Sachin’s vast experience and diverse expertise will bring desired value to our clients and Havas Life Sorento will continue to lead this transformation through its talent and rigor.”
Talwalkar said, "Healthcare and wellness in the communications category can boast of real impact and change. It has always fascinated me, and it is on everybody’s mind given what the world is going through right now. With business models, consumer behavior and communication channels evolving, it has become a very significant and interesting category to work in. Moreover, smart technologies, data mapping and digital marketing are providing brands and agencies newer opportunities to communicate their offerings more effectively and in real-time. I am excited to see that HLS is leading this shift in India. I look forward to contributing and accelerating this process through refreshing, relevant work."