BBDO India has appointed Mitul Shah as Vice-President for the Mumbai office. He will report to Atin Wahal, Executive Vice-President of BBDOâs Mumbai operations.
Shah joins the agency from Lowe Lintas where he was managing major Unilever brands like Kissan and Pepsodent. Prior to Lower, he was at Leo Burnett.
Shah began his career in advertising more than 12 years ago. He has experience across various categories working on brands like Zee, Freecharge, Pureit, HDFC Life and Reliance Mobile among others. He has also worked extensively on brands from different regions, including Indonesia, Pakistan and Sri Lanka.
Shah said, âI believe that today making a brand relevant and meaningful in consumersâ lives is more important than ever before. BBDO has been successful in doing just this for its clients by living up to their philosophy of âCreate Acts, Not Adsâ, and this is what excited me. I am delighted to join the talented bunch of people, who have managed to pull off some great pieces of work. Iâm looking forward to continuing the trend, and I am sure itâs going to be an interesting journey ahead.â
âMitul is a hands-on advertising person with cross category knowledge that will help our clients extensively. He joins a team of ever-enthusiastic people who are always exploding with ideas. I am sure with Mitul on board, we will make an even more effective team for your clients,â said Wahal.