Kapoor will join as Executive Creative Director and will be responsible for the creative output of McCann Bangalore
BestMediaInfo Bureau | Mumbai | October 7, 2016
Puneet Kapoor is moving to McCann Bangalore as Executive Creative Director and will be responsible for the creative output of McCann Bangalore.
Kapoor started his career with Saatchi & Saatchi, Delhi in 1997. In a career spanning 19 years, he has worked with agencies like Leo Burnett, Enterprise Nexus, Ogilvy, McCann, Eleven Brandworks and BBH before joining McCann.
Kapoor has worked on accounts like Marico, Skoda Motors, Vaseline, Movies Now, Jonnie Walker, VAT 69, RedBull, Acer, TVS, Google India, Western Union, NDTV Good Times, Perfetti Van Melle, General Motors, Coca-Cola to name a few.
Prasoon Joshi, Chairman APAC and CEO and Chief Creative Officer, McCann Worldgroup India, said, “Puneet is from a rare breed of creative directors who, though professionally trained as an art director, also has great flair for writing. He is truly an intricate craftsman. He also carries an immense sense of responsibility. I am sure with Dileep Ashoka leading our operations from the front, this will be a formidable team that will further add value to our client’s business.”
“We are delighted to have Puneet on board here. He has the rare combination of cross pollinating client business issues with creative solutions. Our clients can look forward to greater business success with his coming on board,” said Dileep Ashoka, Head, McCann South India.
Speaking about his move, Kapoor said, “In a career spanning nearly two decades, I’ve spent the maximum time at McCann and do feel a strong connect with the culture. Especially, the last few years at Mumbai McCann, where I have loved working on brands like Parachute, Saffola, Complan, Glucon-D, Asian Paints, Piramal iRange, IDFC Bank, Park Avenue and Fanta (South-east Asia region) to name a few. We have some solid brands portfolios at McCann Bangalore under ITC Aashirwaad, TVS and Britannia as mother brands, and I am really excited to partner and do some exciting and efficacious work to add more thump to these brands.”