Publicis Groupe’s leading digital business and marketing transformation company Indigo Consulting has elevated Jose Leon to the role of Chief Operating Officer. He will continue to report to Rajesh Ghatge, CEO, Indigo Consulting.
Leon had joined Indigo Consulting in 2017 from Adobe.
Commenting on his elevation, Ghatge said, “Soon after my joining Indigo Consulting, I was clear of needing a transformational leader to partner me in our endeavour to build on the organisation’s strength and transform it into a data-led, creative fuelled, technology-driven digital solutions provider for our clients. Over the last few years, Jose has collaborated with me in executing on this vision. Powered by fantastic talent, today we deliver excellence on very large marketing and technology mandates for number of brands across categories. Jose has played a pivotal role in introducing new services and growing marquee businesses.”
Leon said, “When I joined the company, I saw great potential in executing transformation across Talent and Technology at Indigo Consulting to drive superior value for our customers. It has been an exciting journey thus far and in the new role, I look forward to continuing our relentless drive to deliver excellence across our product and service offerings. The next wave will see a launch of a series of innovative products and further deepening of expertise across sectors. The current challenge has deepened our resolve to partner our clients and help them cope and win.”
Before joining Indigo Consulting as President, Leon held leadership positions in Adobe and Xerox. He led the digital marketing, alliances and channel portfolios and is credited with driving significant business growth through acquisition of large client mandates and building powerful teams. He has built a deep knowledge of digital and technology in the context of the ‘experience economy’ and leveraged it to building and implementing highly effective digital ecosystems and platforms across industry domains.
Talking about the agency’s future plans, Ghatge said, “Given the unprecedented challenges that we face in the business environment, we feel that we are just in the right place to add tremendous value to our clients. We are launching sector-specific technology-enabled products and solutions across platforms fintech, omnichannel and content velocity. It is just the time for Jose to take over a larger role and lead the next wave of innovation and growth at Indigo Consulting.”