Ketchum Sampark today announced tthat former journalist Surajeet Das Gupta will be its chief operating officer.
In his new role, Surajeet will be responsible for building firm’s franchise in India along with fostering key client relationships.
Before joining Ketchum Sampark, Surajeet has been the national corporate editor with Business Standard, responsible for the newspapers pan India operations, covering corporate news and policy matters for more than two decades. During his stint as a journalist with varied media houses, Surajeet has extensively covered the country’s top brass corporates, specializing in key business areas including telecom, consumer durables and electronics, IT, media and entertainment, FMCG, aviation, automobiles and foreign investment.
Commenting on his appointment, N S Rajan, global partner & managing director, Ketchum Sampark said, “I am excited to have an experienced professional like Surajeet join our leadership team. Surajeet’s extensive value-added experience and deep relationships will help us build new areas of expertise and offerings.”