The series of updates announced by Havas Media Group India aims to ensure a higher focus on clients, better omnichannel planning, and a seamless workflow right from client briefs to business results, and more.
Havas Media Group India’s focus this year has continuously been on the product offering and thus investing in people and consolidating client businesses under the global Mx operating system. Keeping this in mind, Havas Media Group has announced several new elevations and promotions at the organization. These will come into effect immediately while unfolding the plans across the country.
The agency’s north operations have been consolidated under two unit heads – Roopali Sharma, who completes 8 long years, and Harbir Singh, who completes 6 years at Havas Media Group. They have been promoted as Managing Partners, Delhi. Along with this, Chandradeep Kumar, who completes 5 years, has been promoted to Senior Vice President (Delhi).
For the western region of India, Havas Media Group, Mumbai will be led by Manish Sharma (previously Vice President -Delhi) as Executive Vice President & Head, Mumbai. He has been with the organization for over 5 years.
Both the North and West team members continue to report to Uday Mohan, President – North & West India, who has been with the agency for the last 13 years.
While in the south, Bangalore continues to be led by Saurabh Jain, he is promoted to Havas Media Group, Managing Partner – South.
Apart from these updates, Rohan Chincholi is now elevated to Head of Digital to oversee and consolidate the overall digital business/services across markets, as the agency strengthens its digital footprint in the region through its Mx methodology that combines both consumer insight and data. This is Rohan’s second stint at Havas Media. He re-joined the agency in 2017.
Saurabh and Rohan continue reporting to Mohit Joshi, CEO, Havas Media Group India.
Commenting on the re-organization, Mohit Joshi said, “Continuing to invest in people as we reaffirm our focus on Mx operating system and 4Ps – Product, People, Pitches, and Passion, I am excited to announce the promotions for these deserving leaders. They have been with us for a long time, tireless with their efforts and commitment in what has been one of the toughest years to help Havas Media reach greater heights. We are confident that going forward this team of emerging leaders will continue to help us become a more agile and robust media group.”