Vij is DDB India's chief executive officer, and DDB Mudra Group's chief knowledge officer and executive director
Bagchi was with Solutions-Digitas prior to this
He isn't quitting, but is in talks with DDB Mudra's management to find a way to devote more time to his music
In the last issue, we did an All About on the Mudra Group which served to confuse more than simplify. Campaign India’s Bindu Nair Maitra spent considerable time to understand the group’s various entities and all that they stood for, how they meshed into each other and how they added value to each other — and how the sum of the parts added up to more than the individual offerings of the fast growing group
DDB Mudra has brought Rajiv Sabnis (pictured) on board, as president of the India operations. Before this appointment, Sabnis was with M&C Saatchi as executive director. Sabnis' new responsibilities include focusing on growing the agency and building a team of individuals that would be well-suited to DDB Mudra. He will also look at the agency's partnership with Indian clients, who can benefit by DDB's global network.
RAPP India has appointed Venkat Mallik (pictured) as the president of its India operations. Mallik joins RAPP India from PRS-Permacel, an erstwhile Johnson & Johnson company, where he was business head of the brand risk management business.
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