In an attempt to preform global organisational redesign, Dentsu International, globally recognised multinational media and digital marketing communications company has announced key leadership changes in India. Former president of Media Brands and Amplifi, Kartik Iyer, has joined the network’s market leadership team as its chief operating officer (COO). Divya Karani, chief executive officer at dentsu X India, has been appointed as the CEO for media, South Asia.
As Chief Operating Officer, Iyer will report Anand Bhadkamkar, CEO India, dentsu, and will be instrumental in driving the implementation of dentsu’s new business model within the country. Karani will also report Bhadkamkar and will be responsible for driving the global media strategy and delivery in South Asia, ensuring its alignment and relevance to the market.
Commenting on this promotions, Bhadkamkar said, “Dentsu is committed to delivering the best to its clients and Kartik and Divya are veterans in what they do. Kartik is recognised industry-wide for his media expertise while Divya is one of our finest from the industry. Her strength lies in delivering first-class, client-centric results and I am confident that their expertise and experience will only help accelerate the effectiveness, purpose, and performance offered to our clients.”