Siddhartha Roy named Bangalore Branch Head, Mullen Lintas, Kishore Subramanian appointed as Planning Head, Lowe Lintas Bangalore
The Bangalore offices of Mullen Lintas and Lowe Lintas have recently witnessed new leadership appointments.
Kishore Subramanian (pictured right), who successfully led Mullen Lintas’ agency office for over 4 years, has passed the baton to Siddhartha Roy (left).
Roy has been entrusted to take up the responsibilities in the leadership role as the Bangalore Office Branch Head. With a career spanning over two decades, he has worked with multiple network agencies such as Ogilvy, Everest Y&R and Publicis Ambience. As COO, he helmed the operations of Happy Creative – scaling it up to its eventual merger with the Dentsu Aegis Network India group as Happy McGarryBowen. His extensive experience includes working on brands such as Cadbury, ITC, Vodafone, Flipkart, Myntra, Ola, Srilanka Telecom, US Aid, Nestle, Coca Cola, Himalaya, etc. He played strategy lead at 82.5 Communications before moving to Mullen Lintas.
Roy said, “A prodigious talent stepping out of the shadow of its illustrious ‘big brother’ & asserting its own, unique individuality – that’s Mullen Lintas for me. And I wanted to be a part of this exciting & daunting journey.”
Subramanian has been the Branch Head at the Bangalore office of Mullen Lintas since inception for over four years now. Under his able leadership, the agency added key businesses like Himalaya Face Care, Ruosh, Fossil, Karur Vysya Bank, Quikr and Cleartrip. Additionally, he delivered some of the agency’s most popular, path-breaking work during his time there. With a career spanning over 23 years, Kishore has been with the Lintas group for over 17 years. During his previous stints with Lowe Lintas where, over a period of twelve years across Mumbai and Bangalore, Kishore worked on exciting brands like Britannia, Tanishq, Fastrack, and Kissan both as an account person and as a strategic planner. He will now be moving to Lowe Lintas as its Bangalore office’s Planning Head.
Subramanian remarked, “Being a part of the founding team of Mullen Lintas was truly challenging and a thoroughly satisfying experience and now looking forward, the planning mandate at Lowe Lintas Bangalore seems an equally exciting and challenging opportunity.”