DDB Mudra Mumbai ropes in Ashish Kharwatkar as Creative Director
DDB Mudra has roped in Ashish Kharwatkar as Creative Director for its Mumbai office. He will be reporting in to Louella Rebello, ECD, DDB Mudra Mumbai.
Ashish’s latest stint, before joining DDB Mudra Group, was Creative Director at Lowe. He has also worked with Grey Worldwide, Enterprise Nexus (Bates 141), Masters DDB (Sri Lanka) and FCB Ulka among others. This is also Ashish’s second stint with DDB Mudra, where he worked on Volkswagen in 2009.
With over 12 years of industry experience, Ashish has worked on a diverse set ofcategories ranging from Automotive, FMCG, Technology to Media, Hospitality,Financial, Retail and Pharmaceutical. He has worked with some of the best known brands of the world such as CEAT Tyres, Audi, Kinetic, Volkswagen, Surf Excel, Parle Marie, Citi Group, ICICI Bank, Toshiba, XYLYS, Carlton Resort, KillerJeans and many more.
Said Louella Rebello, ECD, DDB Mudra Mumbai, “Ashish has the perfect mix of experience and the right attitude. He's done some fine work across categories and I'm looking forward to seeing him do some great work on our brands.”
On joining DDB Mudra, Ashish said, “The main draw was the opportunity to work on an iconic brand like Volkswagen, again. Which brings us to the fact that, in my career, I have found myself coming back to Mudra, over and over again. I have worked with both, Mudra and DDB Mudra in India, and DDB in Sri Lanka. I guess what I like about the DDB Mudra Group is the focus on work (and work alone) and, more importantly, the people. Needless to say, I'm looking forward to doing some good work."