Grey group India has announced the appointment of Ankit Mathur as the Group Creative Director for its Mumbai office.
He will be based in Mumbai and will report to Sandipan Bhattacharyya, Managing Director and Chief Creative Officer – South Asia.
Mathur has over 11 years of experience in delivering creative work for brands like Uber, Jeep, NIVEA, Spotify, Flipkart, Frooti, and Jio, to name a few.
His last stint was with Dentsu Webchutney as a Creative Director. He has also worked with agencies like Digitas and McCann group on a number of brands.
He holds a degree in Crafting Creative Communications from MICA. He’s also serving as an Adjunct Professor at Miami Ad School, Mumbai.
“We’ve been walking the talk on hybrid creative solutions for a while now and demonstrating how the future agency is one where diverse skillsets come together and create ideas for a digital-first world. Ankit has a great blend of strategic prowess, creative purpose and craft to add to the amazing mash-up of talent we have at Grey. He’s totally ready to make some deep dents in the creative universe and he’s found just the right place,” said Sandipan Bhattacharyya- Managing Director and Chief Creative Officer – South Asia.
Mathur said, “The kid inside of me is very proud to share the corridor with people whose work inspired me to join advertising. I see Grey and my goals converge at a simple point – create work that lasts and build platforms for brands that give great opportunities to connect with the audiences in meaningful and delightful ways.”