Appoints him as the Chief Creative Officer of J. Walter Thompson India
J. Walter Thompson India announced its Chief Creative Officer in creative maverick, Senthil Kumar, who is known for creating cutting edge and award winning work for some of India’s most powerful brands. Senthil Kumar will be partnering Tarun Rai, CEO J. Walter Thompson South Asia to lead the overall creative mandate for J. Walter Thompson India, across its six offices.
Senthil has, over the years, consistently connected with millions of consumers in the digital, social and mobile space through his path breaking ideas. Senthil considers himself to be a new generation creative person, one who understands the digital ecosystem really well. It is, therefore, not surprising that Senthil has won India’s first Cyber Lions and Branded Content Lions at the Cannes International Festival.
A decorated creative, Senthil’s work has won him over 300 International and innumerable National Awards, including 10 One Show Pencils, 7 D&AD Pencils, Film Grand Prix and Lotus Roots Grand Prix at Asia Pacific Adfest and several Golds at Spikes Asia, Clio and Goafest. He holds an unparalleled record of 16 Cannes Lions, aptly giving him the title of ‘The Lion Hunter’.