Swamy will be joining Flipkart as Senior Director Marketing and will manage non-traditional marketing. He will be based in Bangalore
BestMediaInfo Bureau | Mumbai | October 15, 2015
Aditya Swamy, EVP Viacom18 Media and Business Head - MTV & MTV Indies, has put in his papers and all set to join Flipkart as Senior Director Marketing where he will manage non-traditional marketing. Swamy will relocate to Flipkart’s Bangalore office. The development was confirmed by highly placed sources in the industry.
Swamy spent over 9 years with MTV where he was responsible for growing the MTV footprint across TV, web, mobile and the live space. A marketer by education, Swamy, an SP Jain alumnus, has grown the MTV India franchise many fold by building connections between brands, content and viewers. MTV India has consistently been voted among the top three youth brands in the country, has been awarded the title of youth marketer of the year and digital media brand of the year in 2013.
Prior to joining MTV, Swamy spent over 8 years at Coca-Cola as GM Marketing and was deeply involved in building brand partnerships with sport and entertainment.