Namrata Keswani has been appointed as the Vice President and Head of Mumbai Office of OgilvyOne Worldwide, the digital and customer engagement arm of Ogilvy & Mather India and a WPP company.
Namrata, who started her career with O&M in 2003, has always been with O&M except in 2005 when she worked at NBC as fashion Stylist and more recently at Conde Nast India from year 2014 till February this year.
Vikram Menon, President, OgilvyOne Worldwide, India, said, "OgilvyOne has been India's No. 1 Digital Agency for many years. Our flagship Mumbai office was recently ranked among the World's 10 Best Digital Agencies. And to have Namrata now at the helm is truly exciting. Her varied experience across markets, brands and new media will be ideal, as OgilvyOne, Mumbai looks to set new benchmarks across the board."
In one of her previous roles in O&M, She has also spent a year and a half at Ogilvy Singapore where she managed the businesses of GlaxoSmithKline, American Express and Kimberly Clark.
Keswani, while taking over the new role said, "OgilvyOne Mumbai has grown and transformed rapidly over the last few years into a leading digital agency. It's a fantastic opportunity to be at its helm and chart its next chapter of growth. I hope to nurture a nimble, learning agency culture and ensure our clients see us as their partner of choice in this exciting, challenging environment where the digital landscape and consumer are evolving so dramatically."
In her previous stint with Ogilvy, she handled some of the leading businesses including Asian Paints, Mattel, Unilever, Google, Cadbury, Taj Hotels and TBZ. In 2005 she worked at NBC as Fashion Stylist and more recently, at Conde Nast India, she led the Conde Nast factory - a content vertical for the publishing group.