Grey India signs up Projit Sarkar to head Kolkata operations

 Grey India signs up Projit Sarkar to head Kolkata operations

This is Sarkar's second stint at the agency

Grey Group India has announced the appointment of Projit Sarkar to head the agency's Kolkata operations. He comes from Amrit Group of Companies, where he was heading the brand and marketing side of the business. This is Sarkar's second stint with Grey, and he will now report to Grey's newly appointed chairman and managing director Sunil Lulla.

Speaking about the appointment, Lulla said, "Grey Group is delighted to welcome Projit back to lead the growing operations of Eastern India from Kolkata. His familiarity with the marketplace, clients and consumers coupled with his experience in brand and marketing communications will add tremendous value and benefit both the agency and clients based in the market. We look forward to him enabling Grey Group to be even more Famous & Effective, in the East of India."

Sarkar brings with him an experience of nearly 13 years in brand and marketing communications. The other agencies he has worked in the past include Genesis, Mileage, Mudra, O&M and Madison BMB.

Speaking on his return and new role, he says, "Coming back to Grey Groupis a homecoming. I see and believe that there is a lot of opportunity to create value for internal and external stakeholdersthrough meaningful effective marketing communication. Grey Group is the place where it can be done from. "

Updated Date: Dec 21, 2014 11:54:08 IST