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Anupama Ramaswamy

Chief Creative Officer


Havas Worldwide, INDIA

Studying plant life in college to solving business problems using her MBA knowledge.

A movie buff fluent in a couple of languages. A traveller who loves to see many new places.

But at the heart of it all is an Art Director.

Driven by a passion for advertising, Anu has made a formidable mark in the Indian scenario with the strength of her ideas, power of her campaigns and her sheer commitment towards work.

She has struck gold at Cannes, Clio, Adfest and has won at many other shows like the New York Festivals, Abbys, Spikes and One Show. She has been a judge at the prestigious One Show.

She is also on the grand jury for the AME awards, NEW YORK FESTIVALS.

Currently the Chief Creative officer at Havas Worldwide India, she leads the teams on some of the biggest global and Indian brands, including Reckitt, Dabur, Tata Group, P&G, Stellantis, Vivo, Aegon Life, Fortis, Suzuki, UTI Mutual Fund, Celio, William Grant, amongst others.

Previously a National Creative Director & Managing Partner at Dentsu Impact, Delhi, she has led teams on the prestigious account of Maruti Suzuki, Ikea, Vivo, Subway, etc.

As Senior Creative Director at JWT Delhi, Anu led the Delhi office to its first Cannes and Clio Gold in its 100-year history. In the same year, the network picked up Agency of the Year at AdFest. The Fujifilm campaign that contributed to this pile of metal was ranked one of the top 20 most awarded print campaigns in the world, according to the Gunn Report. In addition, her work on Nokia and Samsung helped them become the No 1 trusted and youth brand respectively in the country.

When she is not busy in office, she likes to watch any type of content, relax with her family, meet up with friends or prepare a divine mutton roast (even though she is a vegetarian).

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