Indian Society of Advertisers (ISA) elects Sunil Kataria as the Chairman
The newly elected Executive Council of the Indian Society of Advertisers (ISA) met on September 14, 2016. Mr. Sunil Kataria, Business Head - India and SAARC, Godrej Consumer Products Limited, was elected Chairman of the ISA.
Sunil, as an active member of the Executive Council, has been lending robust support to the ISA while his colleagues from Marketing and Media have been active in different committees of the ISA. On his election as the Chairman of ISA, Sunil said “Our focus would be to further strengthen the industry partnerships that we have built over decades and deliver the desired benefit to the advertisers and other stake holders. I am confident that advertisers have promising times ahead. I look forward to working with industry partners and fraternity associations as a team and make this a credible, meaningful and business impacting eco system"
ISA is the only national body giving a voice to advertisers over the last 60 years. It has advertiser members from across industries who approximately contribute to over two-thirds of the annual national non-governmental ad spends. ISA, which is a founder member of the World Federation of Advertisers (WFA) and one of the founders of ASCI, continues to partner with other industry bodies that connect to the advertisers. The ISA played a significant role in formation of BARC and is closely partnering with it towards advertisers getting robust and credible data.The Executive Council and members of the ISA thanked the outgoing Chairman Saugata Gupta for his substantial contribution to ISA. Saugata on his part re-assured ISA Marico’s continuous support and participation.
Other members of the Executive Council are:
Mr. Atul Agrawal, Senior Vice President – Corporate Affairs, Group Corporate Communications, Tata Services Limited,
Ms. Anuradha Aggarwal, Chief Marketing Officer, Marico Limited
Mr. Abraham Mathew Alapatt, President & Group Head-Marketing, Service Quality, Financial Services & Innovation,
Thomas Cook (India) Limited
Mr. Narendra Ambwani, Director, Agro Tech Foods Limited
Mr. Ajoy H. Chawla, Sr. Vice President, Chief Strategy Officer, Titan Company Limited
Ms. Paulomi Dhawan, Advisor, Raymond Limited
Ms. Sonali Dhawan, Brand Director, Procter & Gamble Hygiene and Health Care Limited
Mr. Chandru Kalro, Managing Director, TTK Prestige Limited
Mr. Sandeep Kataria, Director – Commercial, Vodafone India Limited
Mr. Sandeep Kaul, Divisional Chief Executive – India Tobacco Division, ITC Limited
Mr. Sandeep Kohli, Executive Director – Personal Care, Hindustan Unilever Limited
Ms. Beena Koshy, Executive Vice President, Advertising, Digital & Branding, Bajaj Electrical Limited
Mr. Bharat V. Patel, Independent Director, Birla Sun Life Asset Management Company Ltd.
Mr. Prashant Richard Peres, Director Marketing Chocolate, India, Mondelez India Foods Private Limited
Mr. Ramakrishnan Ramamurthi, Vice Chairman, Joint MD & Group CEO, Polycab Wires Pvt. Ltd.
Mr. Samardeep Sunil Subandh, Chief Marketing Officer, Flipkart Internet Private Limited
Mr. Amit Tiwari, Director, Philips India Limited
Mr. Brahm Vasudeva, Chairman, Hawkins Cookers Limited