Wieden+Kennedy announced the appointment of Ayesha Ghosh as Managing Director for India. Ghosh will partner with Santosh “Paddy” Padhi, CCO of India and will be based in Mumbai. Ghosh starts officially at W+K on15th July.
Prior to joining W+K she was associated with Taproot Dentsu as CEO for six years in Mumbai.
Gau Narayanan, the current W+K Delhi Managing Director, who is leaving India and W+K to return home to UK, will continue his current role to help with the transition through August.
Ghosh has also served brands like Contract Advertising, Grey Worldwide, Trikaya Grey and PSL McCann Erickson.
Wieden+Kennedy recently began expanding its presence in India, moving into Mumbai with the hire of Padhi and now Ghosh. Previously the agency had been established in Delhi in 2007, and over the years building some of India’s most exciting brands including IndiGo Airlines, Royal Enfield, and the government of India.