Head of Strategy @ Havas Media India
Shortlisting and Final Jury
Ravi leads strategy and analytics at Havas Media India. A graduate in aerospace engineering from IIT Kharagpur and a gold medalist from IIFT Delhi, Ravi has more than 13 years of experience in media and advertising. Currently, he delivers analytics for a number of e-commerce clients including Swiggy, OYO Rooms and Bluestone.com. Prior to Havas, he was with Zenith Media as their Vice President and Head of Strategy in India handling clients – Nestle, Parle, Toyota, Micromax, LVMH, Aviva, H&M, Yatra.com, Bombay Dyeing, Lactalis among others.
He is a jury member at leading national awards including GOAFEST and EMVIES, the India Radio Forum (IRF) and the MMA. He is also a member of the technical committee of the Indian Readership Survey (IRS) and a member of the Market Research Society of India (MRSI). He was involved in the design of the NCCS (Socio Economic Classification) system which was released in 2011.