Omnicom Media Group Malaysia hires head of investment

Omnicom Media Group Malaysia has appointed of P.S Jitesh as head of investment.

In his new role, Jitesh will work closely with two senior members of Omnicom Media Group - Paul Moreton, chief investment officer for APAC and Andreas Vogiatzakis, CEO for Malaysia. Jitesh will lead the OMD and PHD investment portfolio to ensure the best possible client outcomes are secured across all media platforms besides providing additional insights and data analysis into client investments.

Jitesh (pictured) joins Omnicom Media Group Malaysia from Mediacom Singapore, where he was the regional trading lead on the P&G account. He has previous worked in a variety of roles covering media, marketing across several agencies in India, Dubai and SEA.

Andreas Vogiatzakis, CEO Omnicom Media Group Malaysia said, “Jitesh is a great addition to the team and his expertise will complement and value-add to our capabilities. Talent is the most critical investment to ensure agency growth and I am absolutely convinced that with Jitesh’s knowledge and background, we will tremendously benefit and grow further in Malaysia. We are very confident that the consolidation of our media negotiations will provide further value opportunities and efficiencies for our clients.’’

Moreton said, “Investment is an area of increasing sophistication and plays a key role in supporting our business growth collectively across the network. I am thrilled that we are able to attract talent of Jitesh’s caliber, who will help us to continuously develop our offering. Jitesh offers a depth of technical and geographical experience that our clients can tap into.”