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Mindshare Asia-Pacific Promotes Sanchit Sanga to Head of Digital Services

ASIA PACIFIC - Mindshare APAC, the global media agency network part of WPP has appointed Sanchit Sanga to the role of Head of Digital Services for Asia Pacific to be based in Singapore.

Sanchit takes on the role after 2 years as Digital leader for South Asia & South East Asia.

In his new role as Head of Digital APAC, Sanchit will focus on the continued development and delivery of Mindshare’s digital services to marketers, working closely with the regional in-market digital leads and global teams.

Mindshare continues to focus on expanding their digital services from digital performance product integration, to working with GroupM partners like Vocanic to offer innovative Social solutions, to building an in-house Mobile Marketing practice - partnering with innovative start ups like Footmarks.

As part of the drive to continually raise the quality of the digital product, Mindshare has increasingly focused on aspects such as precise audience targeting and multi-screen planning, working with partners like Crayon Data, Xaxis and the Mindshare Trading hubs.

They have successfully built a community of digital domain specialists across the APAC region with specific areas of focus for key clients like UL, Pepsi, GSK, HSBC, and more – to consistently drive best in class digital solutions.

Commenting on his new role, Sanchit said,

‘I am excited to take on this role & become even more involved in Mindshare’s digital marketing ambitions. Having worked in the digital space for 15 years, I can think of no other agency globally, which has the intellectual & organizational back-bone to consistently win in this evolving arena.  I’m especially looking forward to driving the ongoing expansion of our digital services offering both across the region and globally. Our products are increasingly involving cutting edge partners to drive excellence in digital innovation, and this makes this space an incredibly exciting opportunity as we work with our clients to deliver more and more effective growth and revenue driving options.’

Ashutosh Srivastava, Chairman, Asia Pacific & CEO, Global Growth Markets, Mindshare Worldwide, commented on the appointment:
‘We are privileged to have highly talented people like Sanchit in the Mindshare family. Over the years, Sanchit has developed trusted relationships with our clients, which continually assists us to lead the industry in digital thinking. It is an exciting time to be in our business, where our understanding of media, technology and effective data usage is becoming more and more central to brand success.”

Sanchit’s role is effective immediately.

ABOUT MINDSHARE

Mindshare is a global media agency network with billings in excess of US$31.4 billion (source: RECMA). The network consists of more than 7,000 employees, in 116 offices across 86 countries spread throughout North America, Latin America, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia Pacific.  Each office is dedicated to forging competitive marketing advantage for businesses and their brands based on the values of speed, teamwork and provocation. Mindshare is part of GroupM, which oversees the media investment management sector for WPP, the world’s leading communications services group. For more information, please visit: www.mindshareworld.com

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