REDHILL, a Singapore headquartered full service global communications agency, has announced the appointment of Pranav Rastogi as its Managing Director. In his current role, Pranav is responsible for overseeing REDHILL’s global strategy and operations, as well as expanding REDHILL’s reach into new markets and industries. Pranav served as Interim Managing Director since June 2020 and was previously Deputy Managing Director.
“Since his first day, Pranav has been an asset to the REDHILL family and we are proud to see him grow alongside the company,” said Jacob Puthenparambil, CEO of REDHILL. “We’ve always believed that people are our greatest assets and we will continue to invest in our team members, helping them achieve their career goals and develop themselves into leaders. I’m looking forward to the next phase of growth under Pranav’s stewardship.”
REDHILL marked its six-year anniversary in October 2020, celebrating a positive financial year despite the impact of COVID-19 on businesses globally. Over the last six months, REDHILL signed 35 new clients and hired 13 account servicing team members. The agency also opened new offices in Abu Dhabi and Seoul to deepen its global presence.
“I’m extremely proud to take on this new role and responsibilities. It’s been amazing to see how we have continued to grow from strength to strength over the past few years – and even through the pandemic. I look forward to hitting new milestones with REDHILL – in terms of new clients, new industries, and expanding to new markets,” said Pranav Rastogi, Managing Director at REDHILL.
Pranav joined REDHILL in 2017 as Strategy Manager, after having led the communications strategy, marketing and advertising division of New Delhi-based BML Munjal University. During his time with REDHILL, Pranav has helped to lead the firm’s expansion into new markets and business sectors across the Asia-Pacific and now steers a diverse portfolio which includes global technology companies such as Nokia, leading venture capital firms such as Vickers Venture Partners, entertainment companies such as Bigo Technology, as well as government-linked entities such as the Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC).
Over the past three and a half years, REDHILL has been recognised by The Holmes Report as the 2017 Asia-Pacific New PR Agency of the Year, named the third fastest-growing agency in the world in 2019, and the 13th fastest growing agency in the world in 2020.