Shantanu, currently the Executive Planning Director, Global at ADK, has spent over ten years in the communication industry working in multiple organizations like JWT, McCann and ADK across the APAC region.
Fueled by a massive appetite for pop culture, he brings on board a distinct brand of thinking converging at the logical yet lateral. His motivation for work stems from a deep rooted belief that the profundity of an emotion is always more overwhelming than the precision of any statistic.
At ADK, he has been instrumental in building a strong planning ethos within the company, while constantly pushing the envelope in discovering and developing more potent insights and ideas.
As a young, passionate leader, he is presently focusing on accelerating ADK’s ambition to become a future facing, high performance company both in its sensibilities and its solutions, geared to lead this hyper-evolving marketing landscape.
Over the span of his decade long career, he has been felicitated by many prestigious effectiveness and creative awards for his work on brands like, Coca-Cola, Nokia, Nestle, Pocari Sweat, Unilever amongst others. He has also been on the jury of many distinguished award platforms like the Tangrams, EFFIEs etc.