iris has appointed Kavita Kapoor as Regional Digital Director of Operations to lead and grow the innovative technology capabilities of the iris Delhi office.
Kapoor will be based in the Delhi office where she will drive the development of the agency proposition and key client relationships in the India market as well as finding synergies within the iris network. Her role will boost iris’ focus on providing meaningful engagement between brands and consumers, leveraging on digital technologies to link the online universe with real-world, physical experiences.
Prior to iris, Kapoor played a pivotal role in The London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games where she was involved in a range of award-winning components of The London Olympic and Paralympic Games including travel, volunteering and the iconic mascots.
Trained as a software designer, Kapoor started her career in Fujitsu where she was subsequently seconded into roles for a diverse range of media clients including BBC and Sega before moving on to Channel 4 Television in London.
“We believe that we can only create extraordinary work, when we work in partnership with our Clients and the work on the London mascots was truly innovative. Talent this good is a rare find and we’re honored that she was ready to jump ship and join us at iris. I cant wait to see what the future holds,” commented Luke Nathans, Regional CEO, iris Asia Pacific.
Sharing her sentiments on her move, Kapoor shared, “While working at London 2012 I had been incredibly impressed by iris. Their ideas creation, agile ability to execute a brief and collective talent made digital delivery a real pleasure. So when the opportunity arose to lead iris’s innovative technology team the move was natural.”
Kapoor will report to Luke Nathans, Regional CEO, Asia Pacific at iris Worldwide.