Sudhir Shetty, former senior vice president at Adfactors PR, has joined Strategic Growth Advisors (SGA) as the CEO of its PR practice. Shetty, an industry veteran, has over 16 years of experience working at Adfactors PR; prior to which he has also been a financial journalist for nine years across leading wire agencies and a financial daily.
As a senior vice president at Adfactors PR, he fostered PR & IR practices that served clients across varied sectors. He has overseen the communication strategies for complex M&A transactions, handled crises, and managed corporate activities for some of the big Indian as well as multinational companies over the years.
On Shetty's appointment, Samir Shah, managing director, SGA said: “We are excited to have Sudhir taking the reins of our PR practice and partner with us in creating India’s best communications consulting practice Sudhir brings the perfect mix of understanding of PR, media, capital markets and investor psyche to lead the practice.”
Sudhir has a degree from Mumbai University and has done his Masters in Business Administration. He is also a certified financial planner (CFP). He enjoys long-distance running and is an avid sports enthusiast.