He comes in here from Media Direction; had worked with Dainik Bhaskar & India Today in past.
BestMediaInfo Bureau | Delhi | January 28, 2011
Chetan has a total experience of around thirteen years in the media industry and has worked on brands like LIC Nomura, Rasna, Siemens, Bajaj Auto, DSP Merrill Lynch, Parle, Pidilite and Mahindra Tractors, among others.
Chetan started his career with M: Ideas as a media planner and went on to work with JWT – Mediavision, Triton Communications, Interface Communications, India Today and the Bhaskar Group respectively. Chetan was responsible for Planning Marcomm activities, Tie-ups with media properties for his clients. In media houses like India Today Group and Bhaskar Group, Chetan was responsible for the account planning of the entire group.
Announcing the appointment, D Rajappa, President, Rediffusion-Y&R, says, “Chetan brings with him a sound and robust understanding of media & strategic planning born out of a rich experience spanning over 13 years in the industry. We are confident that he would lead the TME-Mumbai team effectively and would add value to our clients’ brands through impactful media solutions.”
Commenting on his new role, Chetan says, “I am thrilled about the opportunity that has been extended to me and I look forward to a successful endeavor with TME. I hope to contribute to the best of my abilities and help the agency in achieving continued success.”
Chetan has a done his Post Graduation in Marketing Management from Welingkar's Institute of Management Studies and also holds a Bachelor’s degree in BE – Instrumentation.
Chetan loves travelling and listening to music in his leisure time. He is also an avid sports fan with cricket and basket ball being his favourite games.