Puneet Kapoor moves to McCann Bangalore as ECD
Puneet Kapoor moves to McCann Bangalore as Executive Creative Director and would be responsible for creative output of McCann Bangalore. He has based at McCann Mumbai.
Kapoor started his career with Saatchi & Saatchi Delhi in 1997. In his career spanning 19 years, he has worked with agencies like Leo Burnett, Enterprise Nexus, Ogilvy, McCann, ElevenBrandworks and BBH before joining McCann.
He has worked on accounts like Marico, Skoda Motors, Vaseline, Movies Now, Jonnie Walker, VAT 69, RedBull, Acer, TVS, Google India, Western Union, NDTV Good Times, Perfetti Van Melle, General Motors, and Coca-Cola, to name a few.
Announcing Kapoor’s movement, Prasoon Joshi, Chairman APAC and CEO & Chief Creative Officer, McCann Worldgroup India, said, “Puneet is from a rare breed of creative directors who though professionally trained as an art director also has great flair for writing. Puneet is truly an intricate craftsman. He also carries an immense sense of responsibility. I am sure, with Dileep Ashoka leading our operations from the front, this will be a formidable team that will further add value to our client’s business.”
Commenting on this movement, DileepAshoka – Head of McCann South India operations, said, “We are delighted to have Puneet on board here. He has the rare combination of cross pollinating client business issues with creative solutions. Our clients can look forward to greater business success with his coming on board.”
Kapoor added here, “In a career spanning nearly two decades, I’ve spent the maximum time at McCann and do feel a strong connect with the culture. Especially the last few years at Mumbai McCann, where I have loved working on brands like Parachute, Saffola, Complan, Glucon-D, Asian Paints, Piramali Range, IDFC Bank, Park Avenue and Fanta (South-east Asia region), to name a few. We have some solid brand portfolios at McCann Bangalore under ITC Aashirwaad, TVS and Britannia as mother brands, and I am really excited to partner and do some exciting and efficacious work to add more thump to these brands.”