Praveen Sharma Quits Madison Media Plus
Ashish Singru from Microsoft, USA takes his place to lead Airtel Media for Madison.
BestMediaInfo Bureau | Delhi | August 13, 2010
After a long stay of 6 years, Praveen Sharma (Perry), COO – Madison Media Plus who led the Bharti Group of businesses moves on.
Says Sam Balsara, Chairman & Managing Director, Madison World,
“Perry did a terrific job for us in leading one of our largest businesses and I respect his decision to now move from a media agency function. Perry is a true blue professional and what is more a thorough gentleman and the manner in which he has handled his departure at Madison is an example for younger advertising and media professionals to draw inspiration from. I wish him all success in future.”
Taking Perry’s place at Madison will be Ashish Singru,
an IIT Kanpur graduate with an MBA from University of IOWA with 14 years rich experience in Marketing, Media and Analytics. Ashish’s last assignment was with Microsoft at Redmond, where he spent 6 years at Corporate Marketing Group looking after Strategic Media Planning, Campaign Evaluation and Business Analytics.
Welcoming Ashish on board, Punitha Arumugam, CEO – Madison Media Group,
said, “I am delighted to have Ashish in my team and I am sure he will bring fresh thinking and fresh approach based on his experience in US, which will help us take Airtel to the next level of success.”