Rohit Ohri named India’s Inspirational Leader 2020 by WCRC!
The most recent edition of Inspirational Brands & Leaders by WCRC unveiled India’s Inspirational Leader across industries and sectors where Rohit Ohri, Group Chairman & CEO, FCB India was honoured as India’s Inspirational Leader 2020 in Advertising!
The virtual event of Inspirational Brands & Leaders, that unveils India’s iconic and inspirational brands and leaders is slated for November 28, 2020.
Rohit leads FCB India, an IPG company. He is known for his deep passion for game changing ideas that not only build brands with purpose for clients but also transform our communities, societies and the world at large.
In a career span of nearly thirty years, his impeccable track record in driving organizational efficiency have catapulted agencies and brands to grow consistently. His history of turning around organisations is indeed inspirational. Before FCB, Rohit has worked with JWT and Dentsu India. Under his leadership, JWT India became the most profitable office of JWT globally and Dentsu India became the fastest growing agency in the Dentsu world. The creative transformation of FCB India has been lauded by the industry. FCB India is now the most creatively awarded Indian agency. This year has been an all-time high for the FCB India! The agency was named the No. 1 creative agency in India by the One Show Global Creative Rankings 2020. It was recognised as the ‘most awarded’ agency at D&AD Awards and ONE SHOW 2020. Not to mention the Gold hattrick at the Andy Awards, a Gold + Special Award at WARC Awards and a Black Elephant, the highest honour at Kyoorius Awards. The agency has also been consistently rising in its image rankings in India’s most recognised agency rankings - the Brand Equity Agency Reckoner. It is currently ranked No. 5, its highest ranking for the agency ever!
The WCRC, India’s leading brand equity management and consulting firm, chose the leaders based on an individual’s innovative methods and industry defining strategies that are truly inspirational.
Speaking on being chosen as India’s Inspirational Leader 2020 in Advertising, Rohit Ohri said, “I’m humbled to be named Inspirational Leader 2020 by WCRC. I believe that leadership in not about a title or a designation. It’s about impact, influence and inspiration. I draw my inspiration everyday from my people, my brands and my clients.”
Rohit has earned top accolades, including being named amongst the Top 10 Most Influential Leaders in Advertising by ET Brand Equity- Agency Reckoner (2019), Top 20 Most Influential Leaders in Advertising by ET Brand Equity- Agency Reckoner (2018), Most Trusted CEO for two consecutive years (2018 & 2019) one of the Top 10 Advertising Gurus in India by The Indian Express’s “100 Most Powerful People in India Survey” for three consecutive years (2012 – 2014) and receiving Campaign India’s “A-Lister” title for five consecutive years (2010 – 2014), to name a few.