Bhuvnesh Chawla

Chief Marketing & Growth Officer, BCW India Group

Bhuvnesh has over two decades of public relations experience and is responsible for growth of clients and partnerships along with developing new services to deliver on the company’s promise of integrated communication for global and Indian brands. He manages new business development, marketing initiatives and all external communication.

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Bhuvnesh has over two decades of public relations experience and is responsible for growth of clients and partnerships along with developing new services to deliver on the company’s promise of integrated communication for global and Indian brands. He manages new business development, marketing initiatives and all external communication.

Till recently, Bhuvnesh was Business Lead for PPR India (part of WPP) and was responsible for growing and managing the business; establishing client processes and systems; and client programme ideation for the firm. He was previously working as General Manager – North India and Country Client Services Director for Waggener Edstrom, including setting up the New Delhi office, with a strong proposition to provide insights led integrated campaigns that create positive business impact. He worked closely with teams nationally to service client programmes; customising the agency’s global proprietary Integrated Influence model of consulting to the Indian market; incorporating gold standards of servicing into client campaigns; and finally monitoring service quality.

Bhuvnesh worked with Genesis BCW for eleven years and was last the Chief Marketing Officer at the agency. He was responsible for business acquisition and management; helping set up new services and practices; building thought-leadership for the agency; and developing and managing a national & South-Asia affiliate network. He has led several client campaigns during his stint as client servicing leader in the Technology and Corporate practices at Genesis BCW.

Bhuvnesh has been involved in various facets of communication including corporate reputation programmes, crisis communication, internal communication, public affairs and senior leadership trainings. He was also closely involved in healthcare communication programmes for several pharmaceutical and bio-technology companies.

Bhuvnesh started his public relations career with Perfect Relations, an industry pioneer, where he worked for over five years and led a large team managing programs for clients across diverse sectors. He was earlier working with a pharmaceutical company and was responsible for market assessment and launch of HIV/AIDS confirmation test kit using new technology. Bhuvnesh holds a degree in Bio-Chemistry from Delhi University.