Advertising Interviews

Tarun Rai

Tarun Rai,

(Chairman and group CEO, South Asia, Wunderman Thompson)

Waiting in the reception area of the Mumbai office of JWT - now Wunderman Thompson - is an odd experience; in one's field of vision are two starkly contrasting visuals: a dusty, vintage Horlicks calendar hanging in a corner, and, not far from it, a sleek screen with futuristic Gestalt-esque images about how the newly formed Wunderman Thompson is more than the sum of the words that define it - a creative, data and technology company. I was there recently to chat with Tarun Rai, chairman and group CEO, South Asia, Wunderman Thompson. Read more

Sumanto Chattopadhyay (Right) & V.S. Srikanth

Sumanto Chattopadhyay (Right) & V.S. Srikanth

82.5 Communications

"Ours is an open source model": Ogilvy's Sumanto Chattopadhyay on 82.5 Communications Read more

Rahul Jauhari and Navonil Chatterjee

Rahul Jauhari and Navonil Chatterjee

Joint presidents, Rediffusion

"All Arun Nanda said to us was 'Unfurl the flag again'": Rediffusion's new presidents Read more

Vinil Mathew

Vinil Mathew

Ad filmmaker

"The scariest trend is that there's a commodification of work": Vinil Mathew, ad filmmaker Read more

Pratap Bose

Pratap Bose

Founding partner and chairman, The Social Street

"I've won more awards than some of the biggest creative names in the industry": Pratap Bose Read more

Vani Gupta

Vani Gupta

Outgoing marketing director - Indian Snacks, Foods, PepsiCo India

"Outdoor is an under-leveraged medium; e-commerce segment uses it well": Vani Gupta Read more

Yashaswini Samat

Yashaswini Samat

Chairperson and managing director, GREY Group India

"It's a new world; everyone is trying new things": Yashaswini Samat, GREY Group India Read more

Jessica Walsh

Jessica Walsh

Partner, Sagmeister & Walsh

"Nadia Chauhan is an ideal client..." Read more

Rajeev Raja

Rajeev Raja

Co-founder, BrandMusiq

"It's important for us to draw a clear line back to ROI": Rajeev Raja, BrandMusiq, on sonic branding Read more