82.5 Communications has announced the appointment of Sangeetha Sampath as group creative director, Bengaluru.
Her appointment is effective 22 June and she will report to Sumanto Chattopadhyay, chairman and chief creative officer, 82.5 Communications.
Prior to this she was with Mullen Lintas as unit creative head.
Chattopadhyay said, "I have worked with Sangeetha before and am delighted to have her with us now at 82.5. Sangeetha perfectly combines creative pizzazz with a solid strategic grounding. I look forward to her not just strengthening our south offering but making a significant difference at the national level as well. I welcome her warmly on board at this inflection point in our journey."
Kapil Arora, co-chairman and CEO, 82.5 Communications, said, "Sangeetha is the latest in the set of ‘believers’ that Sumo and I have brought on board over the last year, to form the core of the 82.5 leadership offering - someone who believes creativity is the unfair advantage we get to deploy to further our clients’ businesses. I am delighted to have her join the family and am sure that in her partnership with Ravi, we will see the work for our 82.5 Bangalore clients shine brighter."
Naveen Raman, senior vice president and branch head - South, 82.5 Communications, said, "We are really happy to have Sangeetha on board at this stage of our journey. She has the right mix of creative ability, cross media knowledge and hunger to do more, that we are sure will further strengthen the 82.5 Bengaluru offering, for current and new clients alike."