Govind Pandey joins TBWA India as CEO
Dated: November 24, 2015
TBWA Group India has roped in Govind Pandey from McCann Worldgroup India to helm its operations across Mumbai and Delhi as CEO. Pandey, an advertising veteran with over 25 years in the industry, will lead the agency's advertising business and operations across Mumbai and Delhi. Pandey replaces Vineet Bajpai, who has led TBWA Group India as CEO since March 2014. Bajpai will return to the Magnon Group as chairman, where he will continue to support TBWA's digital and creative production businesses across India.
"I've always been impressed by the strong culture and the brave work that TBWA produces. It's both exciting and a real honour for me to be a partner to some of the world's best known brands and lead The Disruption® Agency in India.” said Pandey.
Pandey has had a rich advertising career spanning over two decades, most recently as chief operating officer of McCann Worldgroup, India. He has also worked with Ogilvy & Mather, JWT and Contract.
"India is a strategically vital market for us. I am confident that Govind will help accelerate our growth and bring fresh energy and insights for us in this market. I also congratulate Vineet on his new role and look forward to his continued leadership and support in extending the Magnon Group offering both within and beyond India." said Philip Brett.