In sync with Omnicom Media Group’s commitment to invest, nurture and grow talent from within, the network has promoted Mamatha Morvankar previously the Managing Director for OMD India (West), to the role of Chief Investment Officer for Omnicom Media Group India. In this role, Ms Morvankar will be responsible for the investment, accountability and strategic partnerships across Omnicom Media Group’s four offices and for all clients across OMD and PHD. Ms Morvankar’s role is effective immediately.
Ms Morvankar has been one of OMD India’s founding members and has played an active role in OMD’s growth journey. Commenting on Ms Morvankar’s new role, Harish Shriyan, COO, Omnicom Media Group said “We are delighted to fill this position with great talent from within the network. Mamatha has shown an impressive ability to drive intelligent application of scale across the strategic pillars of talent, technology, and innovation. She has headed up and transformed OMD India to be one of the most successful markets in APAC punching significantly above its weight. Mamatha has the perfect background and understanding of our needs to drive change in this area to maximize available opportunities, create new models and to deliver competitive advantage for our clients.”
“Investment is an area of increasing sophistication and plays a key role in supporting our business growth collectively across the network. We are delighted to have someone of Mamatha’s calibre and capability to lead our investment portfolio across India,” said Tony Harradine, Chief Investment Officer, Omnicom Media Group Asia Pacific.
Speaking about her new role, Ms Morvankar said, “I am thrilled to embark on this new journey and support the vision, ambition and unparalleled client-satisfaction focus of Omnicom Media Group. The Indian market is currently in an exciting and challenging phase, and I look forward to this responsibility and working closely with the team to further strengthen our offering in the region.”