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OMG India CEO Harish Shriyan steps down

OMG India CEO Harish Shriyan has resigned. He will leave by the end of 2019, and is currently working with the senior leadership team to ensure a smooth transition. A veteran at OMG with over a decade of experience, he took over the CEO role in 2017.

OMG’s agencies in India PHD and OMD are run by Jyoti Bansal and Priti Murthy.

Speaking about his tenure at OMG, Shriyan said: “I am incredibly honoured to have had the opportunity to work with so many talented individuals over the years and been part of the Group’s establishment and growth in India. 

“Given its strength in the form of its unique brand positioning, talent pool, infrastructure and exemplary leadership, I am confident that this is the right time for me to pass the baton on. 

“I also have every confidence that the Group and its agencies will continue to excel in India and will follow their journey with pride and admiration.”

OMG Asia-Pacific CEO Tony Harradine added: “Since its launch, Omnicom Media Group India has continued to go from strength to strength, becoming a key part of our global business. 

“Harish has been an integral part of that journey as a founding member and custodian of our brands. We thank Harish for all of his contributions to our business over the past 12 years and wish him all the best for the future.”

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