sources confirm that Ajay Ahluwalia, known as AJ, has put in his papers at Vyas Gianetti Creative (VGC), where he held the position of senior creative director. Ahluwalia was not available for comment at the time of filing this report.
An ex-Publicis hand, Ahluwalia worked there as creative director. Just before he joined VGC, he did a short stint as marketing head at Guardian Pharmacy, a retail pharmacy chain. In his 13-year career, he has worked across various sales functions as well as in advertising.
Ahluwalia has also worked independently and set up his own design studio and art gallery; as part of its functioning, he converted Bank of America's ATM booth on Barakhamba Road in New Delhi into an art gallery cum ATM.First Published : July 16, 2008