Omnicom Media Group, Malaysia has appointed Nishant Mehta (pictured) as communications planning director.
Mehta joins OMG from Leo Burnett, where he was group account director, leading the Proton account.
With 18 years of experience, Mehta has worked for top agencies like Ogilvy, DDB & Lowe, as well as broadcast networks like Sony, AXN, Zee Television and an independent record label in India.
“We believe in hiring talent with diverse skill sets that go beyond media. New perspectives, especially in the area of planning, help in differentiating and strengthening our services in the industry. Nishant is a conceptual advertising professional, brimming with energy, creativity, and ideas,” said Andreas Vogiatzakis, CEO at OMG Malaysia.
Mehta will report to Vogiatzakis and his appointment is effective immediately.