Rajesh Gola has joined DDB Mudra North as senior creative director. He has fifteen years of industry experience and his last stint was as senior creative director at JWT Delhi. Prior to that, he has also worked with Grey Worldwide, FCB Ulka and Saatchi & Saatchi.
Some of the brands that Gola has worked on include Airtel, VLCC, Monte Carlo, Max Bupa, Dabur Gulabari, Dabur Red Toothpaste, Hitachi, Mother Dairy, Bata, PVR Cinemas, Akai, Sansui, ABN Amro Credit Card, KFC, Bausch & Lomb, HCL, Baygon, Indian Airlines, Apollo Tyres and ONGC.
Gola will be based out of the company's Gurgaon office and will report to Sambit Mohanty, creative head, DDB Mudra North.
On his appointment, Gola says, "Each agency brings with it specific challenges. To overcome them, you need the right people. DDB Mudra North has the right people."
Mohanty says, "Rajesh is a great addition to our creative repertory. Experience apart, he brings a rare sense of maturity and responsibility that is hard to find these days. Add to that a killer sense of wit and you know that, with this guy around, there'll never be a dull moment."