Maxus’ Priti Murthy to join OMD India as CEO
OMD India has appointed Priti Murthy to the newly-created role of CEO. She is moving from Maxus, where she has been Chief Strategy Officer. Murthy has been with Maxus since 2004. Prior to that, she had worked with The Media Edge, Publicis India, and Creative Unit.
In her new role at OMD, Murthy will be reporting to Torie Henderson, CEO, Omnicom Media Group for Southeast Asia and India.
Commenting on Murthy’s appointment, Henderson said, “OMD India is marked by an outstanding global and local client roster, a full-fledged national presence and a very talented team committed to taking OMD India to even greater heights. Priti’s appointment will ensure OMD’s accelerated growth that will not only take OMD to the next level, but also stay at the forefront of change. We are delighted that Priti is joining our network and are sure she will contribute to considerable growth of OMD.”
On joining OMD India, Murthy said, “It’s a great role, with enormous possibilities. OMD is a network that has established itself as a strong agency, leveraging the best of innovation, creativity, and results. It’s going to be an exciting future and I am committed to driving OMD’s continued growth and ambition in India.”