Gautam Dutta is the COO, PVR Ltd. He joined the organization as Chief Marketing Officer in June 2006 and was later promoted to COO. He is responsible for the entire marketing and sales of the group. He is entrusted with national responsibilities that encompasses marketing for the organizations entire media product portfolio, leverage footfall for better value, grow the organization’s top and bottom lines year on year; strategic planning and the entire services and brand communication across the country. Rollout of new projects and new services occupy a large part of his work output.
Prior to this assignment Gautam was VP Brand Services and the Delhi branch head of Rediffusion DY&R, an advertising agency of repute. He was completely responsible for a 60 member branch and led teams that planned and serviced the communications needs of national level product and service brands. He has worked for over 21 years with leading companies like Lowe Lintas India and Sista Saatchi & Saatchi. He had joined Lintas as a trainee and over a period of 13 years rose to the position of AVP.GautamDutta is married with two children. He enjoys reading and watching movies in his leisure time.