Sharma joins Mindshare from MediaCom, where he was looking after the business in the Bangalore and Chennai offices
BestMediaInfo Bureau | Mumbai | July 24, 2015
Mindshare, the flagship agency of GroupM, has announced the appointment of Sriram Sharma as Leader â South. In this role, Sharma will be responsible for all the media and digital mandates for Mindshare clients in the Southern region. He will be operating out of the Bangalore office and will be directly reporting in to Prasanth Kumar, CEO - South Asia, Mindshare. He takes charge from August 1, 2015.
Sharma brings to Mindshare a rich experience of over 18 years, having worked across multiple industries like advertising, mobile marketing and branding. He has also worked on several blue chip clients like Britannia, Titan, Samsung, Dell, Sab Miller, and Himalaya Drug Co. Sharma is joining in from MediaCom, where he has been looking after the business in the Bangalore and Chennai offices.
Commenting on Sharmaâs appointment, Prasanth Kumar said, âWe are glad to welcome Sriram into the Mindshare family. His motivation and wealth of experience across industries and markets makes him the right person to assist in driving the growth of the agency. For us, South is a very important market and I am confident he will be able to lead the south division to even greater heights.â
On his new role, Sharma said, âMindshare represents a new journey for me â new skills to acquire, new people to meet and new challenges to deal with. Mindshare has always been a forerunner in innovation and the adaptive marketing world, and I look forward to working with the impressive Mindshare client roster and scaling new peaks in both the digital and traditional media spaces.â