leroy alvares

Apr 19, 2010

Wunderman names two separate entities for India

Wunderman will now operate in India under two separate entities-  Rediffusion-Wunerman and Wunderman International. Wunderman India has been rechristened Rediffusion-Wunderman. The company, which was known as Wunderman India for the last 12 years, is a 100% subsidiary of Rediffusion – Y&R.  Rediffusion-Wunderman  is headed by Leroy Alvares.

May 20, 2009

Wunderman India hires Leroy Alvares as president

Wunderman India has appointed Leroy Alvares (pictured) as its new president. He will be based out of Mumbai and will report to Mahesh Chauhan, Group CEO, Rediffusion – Y&R.Alvares comes in from Tribal DDB, India which he joined in 2006 as country head. He has earlier worked with iContract as the profit centre head for its Mumbai operations, before taking over from CVS Sharma at Tribal DDB. He spent six years at iContract, prior to which he was with Ogilvy India.