Gautam Raghunath Appointed as Senior VP and Branch Head, Dentsu Webchutney
Dated: May 30, 2016
Dentsu Webchutney, the digital agency from Dentsu Aegis Network has announced the appointment of Gautam Raghunath as Senior Vice President and Branch Head, Bangalore. He will be leading a 40 member team in Bangalore. Their clients include Flipkart, Dailyhunt, Helpchat and Quickr.
Sidharth Rao, CEO, Dentsu Webchutney said “Under Gautam’s leadership, our South India business continues to evolve at tremendous speed, having grown 200 per cent over last year. From what was a five-member office in early 2015, we are now a 40-people-strong team in Bengaluru. It is imperative that we have the strongest possible leadership there to take us to new heights. Gautam has an ambitious vision for the company and is a powerful advocate of putting young talent at the forefront of our business.”
Former Vice President of the company, Raghunath will now directly report to Sidharth Rao. He was recently named in Social Samosa’s 'Top 30 under 30' list and has previously worked with L&K Saatchi and Saatchi.
“I am Dentsu Webchutney through and through, and this is a responsibility I am proud to be tasked with. The last one year has been great, being ranked number one, great new clients and moving into our new space in Bangalore. We have embarked on an ambitious growth path, not just from a business perspective but also as individual creative professionals. The agency is brimming with young creative and leadership talent and it will be a privilege to lead them in our endeavor to continue evolving as a new-age agency – relevant for 2017 and relevant for our clients.” Said Raghunath.