Weber Shandwick has announced the recent appointment of Rohan Kanchan. Rohan will lead the Corporate Consulting and Strategy in India, effective January 2015.
Kanchan will be based in Mumbai and will report to Valerie Pinto, CEO, Weber Shandwick.
Rohan makes the move from Perfect Relations where he was Vice President and Head of Strategy and Planning for 4 years and Director for 7 years before that.
“Rohan’s extensive client service experience and expertise across sectors will enrich the strength of our offerings in Mumbai, enhancing both our business and that of our clients,” said Atul Ahluwalia, chairman, Weber Shandwick India. “We are delighted to have Rohan join our senior management team to lead our Corporate and Finance practices here in India.”
Valerie Pinto, CEO, Weber Shandwick India, said, “Rohan brings with him a formidable skillset in reputation-building and CEO equity, as well as crisis management and litigation support. He will be a valuable addition to the team as part of our continuing investment to build senior leadership and expertise in India.”