His last assignment was with MPG as VP, Mumbai. He has also worked with agencies like Dentsu Media and GroupM
Pallavi Goorha Kashyup | Mumbai | October 18, 2011
Manoj Malkani has joined Zenith Optimedia’s Mumbai office as Vice-president. His last assignment was with MPG, a part of Havas Media, as Vice-president in Mumbai. He had joined MPG in July 2009 and stayed for a little more than a year.
In a career spanning more than 16 years, Malkani has worked with top media organisations. Prior to MPG, he was with Dentsu Media as Vice-president, Media, for a year.
He has also worked with GroupM’s Mindshare, where he headed buying as Senior Investment Director on the Aditya Birla Group business. He played a key role in the consolidation of the media business of the Aditya Birla Group. He was then transferred within the GroupM system to Maxus to head the Hero Honda account in Delhi as Senior Business Director.
Malkani was also involved in the reconstruction of Carat in 2005-06. He later rejoined Carat to head the alliance between Percept and Carat after a stint with Starcom as Group Head – Buying.
He began his career in sales with stints in Indian Express and 123india.com.