Kaizzen adds former PepsiCo Asia digital strategist Soumya Dev as Chief Strategy Officer
Kaizzen appointed Soumya Dev, as chief strategy officer. He will be working closely with Vineet Handa, founder and CEO, Kaizzen in driving the organizational strategy for the company, including new service offerings, footprint expansion, acquisitions and partnerships.
Soumya is a seasoned communications professional, having worked at Fortune 500 corporates in international roles as well as agencies in India.
Most recently, Soumya was leading the digital mandate for PepsiCo’s Asia, Middle-East and North Africa operations.
“Soumya is highly experienced and is credited for driving successful campaigns at the intersection of technology, data-science and storytelling.” said Vineet Handa, CEO and founder, Kaizzen.
“We are investing significantly to add highly specialised expertise into our client offerings such as insights, integrated communications and advocacy, as well as toward expanding our domestic and international market footprint,” Handa added.
Soumya’s appointment comes close on the heels of the recent appointment of Ashish Gupta, former deputy editor and chief of bureau of the Indian edition of the Fortune magazine to lead Kaizzen Insights.