Siddhartha D Kashyap has been re-designated as Chief Operating Officer, while Clayton D’souza has been made Head of Mumbai operations
Mumbai | May 29, 2015
SPAG Asia, a specialised public relations and public affairs firm has opened its office in Mumbai.
According to SPAG Asia’s Managing Partner Aman Gupta, “The strategic move is part of our plans to consolidate operations and deliver the best communication campaigns through media outreach and stakeholder engagement across the country. Our aim is to be amongst the top communications firm, not only in the country, but across the region.”
The group also strengthened its leadership team by re-designating Siddhartha D Kashyap as its Chief Operating Officer, and Clayton D’souza as Head of Mumbai operations. Kashyap, with around 17 years of experience in the communications industry, including over a decade with the Indian media, has experience working within national and state politics, government, think tanks, and public interest groups.
“We are committed to delivering an integrated approach that spans across different communications modes – advocacy and stakeholder engagement, public relations and media outreach. We have the capability and understanding to deliver our clients’ key milestones and achievements across geographies, stakeholders and audiences in the most impactful manner,” Kashyap said, explaining that the firm had also been aggressively hiring seasoned communication specialists.
According to Clayton D’souza, “The working philosophy of the brand is to demonstrate our ability to analyse specific requirements and develop extensive media engagement strategies to meet the desired goals of our clients, spread across different sectors, including pharmaceuticals and healthcare, not-for-profit, B2B, FMCG and allied industries.”
Headquartered in Gurgaon, and with its new office in Mumbai, SPAG Asia has been steadily growing its reach with a strong network support of 175 affiliates, spread across all the states of the country.
SPAG Asia is also part of many international networks, including Baird CMC, IPRN and Chemia.
Strategic Partners Group (SPAG Asia)
Ann Marie DeSouza
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