Vikram Sakhuja elected as prez of The Advertising Club
MUMBAI: The Advertising Club has unanimously elected industry veteran Vikram Sakhuja as president.
Sakhuja, who is Group CEO of Madison Communications Media and OOH, replaces Raj Nayak. He will now lead the mandate of representing the country’s leading industry representative forum.
During his stint as president for two consecutive terms, Nayak had led the Advertising Club to a new high.
Said Nayak, “Leading an apex industry body like the Advertising Club towards new echelons of growth has been an enriching experience. The Indian advertising industry has witnessed tremendous growth and has been at the forefront of curating some iconic behavioral change campaigns. I would also want to thank all the Advertising Club’s managing committee members who have supported me in my journey and helped bring alive the vision of showcasing the Indian Advertising Industry as a global game changer. It is important for us to continue showcasing our work and ensure that we are excellently represented in the global advertising and media landscape. Vikram brings with him tremendous understanding of the industry and global media trends. I would want to congratulate him on his new role. His affable and dynamic personna is sure to add to the spirit of the Adverising Club and all its initiatives. I am sure that under his aegis, The Advertising Club will scale new highs.”
Sakhuja said, “My endeavour is to work towards building further scale to the great work done by Raj, by adding onto and developing our existing marquee leadership forums into formidable and relevant global platforms.The Avertising Club will continue to deliver on its intent of becoming a networking platform and a great ideas exchange forum for advertising and media industry practitioners.”
The appointment was followed by the announcement of this year’s managing committee that includes leaders from across the media and advertising industry. This includes: