Hari Ramanathan leads a region that covers around 1/3rd of the world population and the the world's fastest growing GDP. He oversees more than 1,000 passionate and creative employees who do their best for every client partner.
Hari is the only CEO who has not just been in all the key parts of the industry, but left his mark on them. Starting life as a creative he won many awards including One Show pencils and Cannes. He then moved on to strategic planning where he became the most awarded strategist in Campaign Asia's Agency of the Year award.
His journey in marketing has been a result of Hari's focus on driving transformation through innovation for clients, by leveraging the creative power of people and deep human insights. Hari has worked across a range of brands across the world to help them leverage creativity, data and technology and evolve their business to give them an unfair advantage in their category and turn their brands into experiences. From Zespri, Chevron, Danone, BMW and many others, client partners value and see Hari as someone who's very sharp and human centric in helping them accelerate growth through strategizing and delivering ground breaking brand and customer experiences.
Hari lives in Singapore with his wife and daughter who keep him grounded and supported.