India — Carat India, the media agency from the house of dentsu India, has appointed Megha Jain as vice president of planning for South. She will report to Anita Kotwani, CEO of Carat India.
As per the mandate, Jain will focus on new business development and growth for Carat across the Southern market including Bengaluru and Kochi, while overseeing the agency’s existing clients.
In her previous roles, Jain has driven effective brand building through strong media strategies and communications for FMCG brands like Colgate Palmolive, Unilever, and Johnson & Johnson, to name a few. With over a decade and a half years of experience in the media industry, she has led integrated media planning and strategic thinking, focusing on digital transformation for clients and their businesses.
Commenting on the appointment, Kotwani said that the game plan for Carat India is to bring in leaders with an integrated skill set that can enhance client relationships. Kotwani continued by saying Jain’s focus will be to drive strategic stewardship with our key clients in Bengaluru and other Southern markets.
“She will also be instrumental in helping us drive growth for the Southern market. Enriched with experience to work with top brands, she will add huge value to our global and local clients. I am thrilled that Jain will be part of the talented team and I believe she will be an asset to the organisation,” Kotwani said.
Meanwhile, Jain said, “I am extremely excited to join the Carat family. It is a great opportunity to work with a diverse portfolio steaming from data, technology and healthcare across global and local markets. I look forward to collaborating with partner agencies across the dentsu network, driving growth under Kotwani’s leadership and working with some of the best minds in the country.”