The Holmes Report: Avian WE Adds New Business & Hires Huria

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Avian WE Adds New Business & Hires Girish Huria

Indian firm brings in new assignments from Bayer and Mylan, while also unveiling a restructured leadership team.

Arun Sudhaman, The Holmes Report, April 1, 2019

NEW DELHI — Avian WE has unveiled a restructured leadership team which includes new hire Girish Huria, as the firm continues its new business run by adding healthcare clients Bayer and Mylan.

Girish Huria returns to the firm as EVP of growth and new initiatives, after 18 months as president at Ketchum Sampark. 

In addition, Neha Mehrotra, who has served as Avian's national head of PR, will assume a newly-created role as the firm’s EVP of client centricity. Meanwhile, Manash Kalita Neog will continue to lead public affairs subsidiary Chase as EVP of public policy.

The trio will each report to Avian WE group CEO Nitin Mantri (pictured), who said: "Neha and Manash are strong leaders and their new roles will enable them to expand their skills and build a strong foundation of growth. I am also happy to welcome Girish back to the Avian WE family. Girish is an experienced and trusted leader who will help Avian WE capitalise on important opportunities as we continue to innovate and grow."


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