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Marketing Interviews

Anand Chakravarthy

Anand Chakravarthy,

(MD, Essence India)

"Digital isn't just about a marketing edge but a business edge too," says Anand Chakravarthy, MD at Essence India. Read more

Uma Talreja

Uma Talreja

CMO, Shoppers Stop

"When new generations enter the brand, how will nostalgia create trusteeship?": asks Uma Talreja, CMO, Shoppers Stop Read more

Pallavi Singh

Pallavi Singh

Marketing head, MG Motor India

"Marketers need to bring back the romance of advertising": Pallavi Singh, MG Motor Read more

Rajesh Ramakrishnan

Rajesh Ramakrishnan

MD, Perfetti Van Melle India

"In FMCG, marketing drives the company; in non-FMCG, marketing is a support function": Rajesh Ramakrishnan, MD, Perfetti Van Melle India Read more

Ashwini Deshpande, Ashish Deshpande and Partho Guha

Ashwini Deshpande, Ashish Deshpande and Partho Guha

Co-founders and directors, Elephant Design

"Designers must let go of the idea of being 'boutique'": Ashwini Deshpande, Elephant Design Read more

Anil Viswanathan

Anil Viswanathan

Marketing director (chocolates) Mondelez India

"We want to be an agile giant": Anil Viswanathan, Mondelez Read more

Dinesh Menon

Dinesh Menon

CMO, SBI

Talking to the ex-agency man who became SBI's first CMO Read more

Manu Kumar Jain

Manu Kumar Jain

Vice President, Xiaomi and Managing Director, Xiaomi India

"We spend a fraction of what many big brands do on advertising": Manu Kumar Jain, Xiaomi Read more

Vinit Karnik

Vinit Karnik

Business head, ESP Properties

"The perception that only cricket is growing in India is not true anymore": Vinit Karnik, ESP Properties Read more