Mentor Board

Vishnu Mohan

CEO Havas Media, Asia Pacific

Mr. Vishnu Mohan took up the responsibility of setting up the Havas Media network from scratch in Asia in 2005. The youngest international network has continued to grow aggressively under his watch. He oversees 40 offices in traditional, digital, Out-of-Home Media, sports and entertainment marketing across 25 cities in the region. The IIM-A alumni is an ardent believer of the co-existence of "innovation" and "accountability" and the only thing that drives him is his version of ROI: Return on Innovation.

Anita Nayyar

CEO Havas Media, India and South Asia

Mrs. Anita Nayyar has more than 25 years of rich experience in spearheading critical positions with media communication giants like Lintas, Ogilvy, Mudra, Mediacom, Starcom-Mediawest Group and Havas Worldwide. In her current role as CEO of Havas Media India and South Asia, she has been instrumental in launching major specialist brands to strengthen the Company’s Media offerings to it’s clients. Under her leadership, Havas Media, India has seen immense growth in the outdoor media space and is looked upon as a serious growth opportunity for the group’s business in the APAC region.

Pramod Bhandula

MD, JCDecaux India

Considered to be one of the veterans of the Out-of-Home industry in India, Mr. Pramod Bhandula is the Managing Director of JCDecaux India. He has a strong experience of 35 years in the Out of Home segment. Prior to joining JCDecaux, he was working with Selvel Media Services India as the Chief Operating officer. He has been instrumental in making changes in the Out of Home Industry in the country. Under his dynamic & visionary leadership, JCDecaux launched the Indian subsidiary JCDecaux India.

Manish Sinha

MD, Veddis Ventures

A chemical engineer from IIT Delhi followed by a MBA from IIM-C, Manish has unparallel exposure across worldwide markets and business functions. In the last 17 years of his career, he has worked at critical positions at McKinsey & Co, Infosys, INTIQUA INC, Capital One Financial and his last stint at Industrial & Infrastructure BU of WNS Global services as their CEO. He stepped into entrepreneurship in the year 2010 with Veddis Ventures to incubate innovation from India for the world. Manish also founded Favista, a real estate portal with unmatched customer focus solutions and believes it is the best time to innovate for the new & emerging world. As a Mentor, Manish brings in unique capabilities of building new businesses from early stage to scale. He has unmatched experience across industries like Outsourcing, Offshoring, Procurement, Collections, Marketing, Strategy, Banking, CPG, Media and IT Services industries.