The Advertising Club elects BARC India CEO Partho Dasgupta as president

MUMBAI: BARC India CEO Partho Dasgupta has been elected as the president of The Advertising Club for the year 2019-20. The Advertising Club, which is the apex industry body, today elected its Managing Committee for FY20 at the 65th Annual General Meeting.

The other office-bearers who have been elected unopposed include Parth Singa (Vice President), Dr. Bhaskar Das (Secretary), Aditya Swamy (Jt. Secretary), and Shashi Sinha (Treasurer).

Under Dasgupta’s leadership, the newly elected committee is reposed with the responsibility of facilitating learning and development in the category and ensuring that the India Advertising industry continues to align to global best practices, innovate and garner global recognition.

Commenting on his appointment, Dasgupta said, “It is an honor to be elected as the President of one of the most prestigious advertising clubs in the country, and I am truly humbled by the faith and trust that my Industry peers and seniors have bestowed upon me. I look forward to continuing the legacy of the Ad Club and the great done work by Vikram over the last two years.”

The below members were elected unopposed.

The Office Bearers of the Advertising Club for 2019-2020 are:

  • President – Partho Dasgupta
  • Vice President – Partha Sinha
  • Secretary – Dr. Bhaskar Das
  • Jt. Secretary – Aditya Swamy
  • Treasurer – Shashi Sinha

Managing Committee Members include the below industry leaders who will play a decisive role in driving synergies and ensuring the success of all The Advertising Club initiatives

  • Debabrata Mukherjee
  • Laxmiraj Seetharam Nayak
  • Mitrajit Bhattacharya
  • Siddharth Banerjee
  • Sidharth Rao
  • Sonia Huria
  • Virat Tandon

Additional below is the list co-opted industry professionals:

  • Abhishek Desai
  • Nandan Srinath
  • Punitha Arumugam

The below list of leaders will continue to bring value to the advertising club through their expertise and deep understanding of the respective industry segments:

  • Ahteram Uddin
  • Ajay Chandwani
  • Ajay Kakar
  • Ashit Kukian
  • Kartik Sharma
  • Pradeep Dwivedi
  • Ramesh Narayan
  • Sapangeet Rajwant
  • Ahteram Uddin

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