Razorfish appoints Dinesh Swamy as senior creative director

By afaqs! news bureau , afaqs!, Mumbai | In Advertising
Last updated : September 16, 2015
Swamy has 15 years of experience and has previously worked with agencies such as Flip Media Corp, Tribal DDB India, Digital Law & Kenneth and BBDO Proximity.

Dinesh Swamy

Gaurav Pathak

Charulata Ravi Kumar

Razorfish has appointed Dinesh Swamy as senior creative director, based out of Mumbai. Swamy has been in the industry for 15 years and has embraced the organic nature of interactive creativity. He has previously worked on strategic innovations and integrated solutions across CRM, social media and online integrated campaigns for clients such as Idea Cellular, MTV, Reliance Mobile, LIC, Volkswagen, Parle, Renault, Hero MotoCorp and Visa, among others. He brings with him a strong digital orientation with experience across agencies such as Flip Media Corp, Tribal DDB India, Digital Law & Kenneth and BBDO Proximity.

"Razorfish has always inspired me and been on my list; it's a great opportunity to breathe pure digital. Razorfish has the passion to blend idea and technology to create innovative solutions. I want to take it ahead and showcase great case studies along with the team and be a part of taking it to the next level of creative excellence that transforms businesses," Swamy says.

He has won over 50 prestigious awards including the Abby, Yahoo Big Chair, IDMA, Emvies & MMA.

Razorfish is bringing on board top digital and creative talents in the country to join its already formidable team across Mumbai, Delhi and Bengaluru, and strengthening its core capabilities in digital media, marketing, technology and creative.

Gaurav Pathak, COO, Razorfish India, says, "Dinesh is not only an excellent creative talent, but also brings with him the strategic bent of mind that makes his work stand out with an innovative relevance that aligns perfectly with our philosophy at Razorfish."

Says Charulata Ravi Kumar, CEO, Razorfish, "With his credentials already preceding him, what struck me most about Dinesh was his childlike curiosity and energy that evidently adds interesting dimensions to his creative ideas. His passion for photography and dancing tell me that he sees beyond the obvious and uses the insight for a story worth swinging to."

Razorfish India has clients such as Maruti, Madura Fashions, Ultratech, Eureka Forbes, Future Group, Philips and Tourism New Zealand in its clientele.

First Published : September 16, 2015
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