LK Saatchi & Saatchi has named Rajeev Rakshit as President (North) based out of the Delhi Office. Rakshit brings 25 years of experience to the position including being a managing partner at WPP’s Blue Hive.
In addition he previously worked withfirms including HMV Saregama, Orchard (Leo Burnett), Everest Y&R, Publicis, Euro RSCG, McCann, and Bates Clarion, among others.
Rakshit has a wide range of experience working on strategy and business development across clients such as Nestle – Maggi, HP, Intel, Dell, General Motors, Nescafe, Nokia, Reebok, Perfetti, DS Group, Dabur, Ford, Dish TV, Air Deccan, MetLife, SAB Miller, JK Tyres, Acer, Peter England, etc.
“Rajeev’s appointment is a part of the organisation’s restructuring that we have undertaken in Delhi for explosive growth that we intend to achieve in the near future,” said Anil Nair, CEO & Managing Partner, LK Saatchi & Saatchi”
“Rajeev will focus on growing the branch and organically exploring growth opportunity with our key clients.”
On his new role, Rakshit said, “With Delhi as a focus, the organisation has prioritised the office to be a key growth engine. With ambitious plans, I am looking forward to the challenges ahead. Also, with an extremely talented and motivated team already in place, this is a tremendous opportunity to manoeuvre it to greater success.”
Sanjeev Gauba has been promoted to Executive Vice-President and will now focus more on consolidation with our largest businesses in Delhi and has been.
“With these two senior resources spearheading Delhi, I’m sure Law & Kenneth Saatchi & Saatchi Delhi will be the fastest growing agency in the market,” said Nair.