KV Sridhar, chief creative officer of Leo Burnett India, has decided to move on after 17 years with the agency. On Thursday, Leo Burnett announced his departure from the agency "to pursue other interest". When contacted, Saurabh Varma, CEO, Leo Burnett Group India, declined to comment on who will replace Sridhar. But highly-placed sources in the agency said that Vijay Sawant and Manoj Shetty, who recently resigned from Ogilvy & Mather where they were both group creative directors are set to join Leo Burnett soon. Nitesh Tiwari, currently chief creative officer at Leo Burnett remains at the agency.
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