Almost a month after
Sanjay Nayak took over as president, McCann-Erickson, India, the agency has made yet another announcement. Business director Debashis Paul is to fill the position left void by Nayak. Paul has been elevated as senior vice-president and general manager. In other words, he is the branch head at McCann-Erickson, Delhi. He will report to Govind Pandey, president, advertising.
Paul has been in the industry for the last two decades. Prior to joining McCann-Erickson, he has worked with agencies such as Saatchi & Saatchi, Lintas, Grey and Clarion (Bates). At Bates, he worked on brands such as Philips, Panasonic, the ITC cigarette brands, Tata Tea and DuPont. As general manager at Saatchi & Saatchi, he led the launch of Hyundai Motors India and its model, the Santro, in India in 1998.
Outside work, Paul is a visiting faculty at management institutes and also a part of a voluntary group aiming to create an education model to benefit disabled children.
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