• N Roshan Singh,   Chief Creative Officer, Sarita Handa

    N Roshan Singh, Chief Creative Officer, Sarita Handa

  • The Indian artisan products market is a dynamic landscape that blends global contemporary aesthetics with the profound heritage of Indian craftsmanship. At the forefront of this industry stands Sarita Handa, a key player in this field, blending global trends with traditional skills. Leading this innovative endeavor is N Roshan Singh, the Chief Creative Officer, whose role extends beyond conventional boundaries. Roshan is a visionary creative thinker equipped with a robust background in trend intelligence, forecasting, and market insight. He's passionate about making creative ideas into real world strategies and loves pushing the limits of design. He's focused on fostering innovation, smart thinking, and getting great results. Through his work, he's making sure talented artisans are supported and the industry keeps growing. Discover more about him in the below interview snippets.

  • N Roshan Singh: A Leader Pioneering The Fusion Of Modern Aesthestics & Indian Craftmanship

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Top 10 Chief Creative Officers - 2023

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  • Top 10 Chief Creative Officers - 2023

    Elevating Brands through Creative Excellence
    The role of a Chief Creative Officer (CCO) is pivotal in driving innovation, fostering creativity, and shaping the overall artistic direction of a company. As a key executive in the creative realm, the CCO plays a crucial role in translating a company's vision into compelling visual and conceptual narratives. The Chief Creative Officer is a linchpin in an organization's creative ecosystem. Balancing leadership, strategic thinking, and a keen artistic sensibility, the CCO contributes significantly to shaping the visual and conceptual identity of a brand.

    "Creativity is the heartbeat of progress, and the Chief Creative Officer is the conductor orchestrating its rhythm"

    Igniting Creativity, Fueling Innovation
    One primary responsibility of a CCO is to lead and inspire creative teams, comprising designers, writers, and other artistic professionals. By cultivating a collaborative and dynamic work environment, the CCO stimulates the generation of fresh ideas and ensures that the creative output aligns with the brand's identity and goals. Moreover, a CCO serves as a bridge between the creative department and the broader organizational structure. In today's fast-paced and ever-evolving digital landscape, the CCO must also stay abreast of emerging trends and technologies. This forward-thinking approach enables the creative team to remain innovative and relevant, ensuring that the company's creative output resonates with contemporary audiences. Additionally, the CCO often serves as a brand ambassador, representing the company's creative vision to external stakeholders, clients, and the public. This involves effective communication of the brand's story and values through various channels, reinforcing a positive and consistent brand image. As the custodian of creativity, the CCO's influence extends beyond the realm of design, impacting the overall success and resonance of a company in the competitive business landscape.

    CEO Insights in this issue presents a list of ‘Top 10 Chief Creative Officers - 2023' who have leveraged their extensive industry expertise and experience in offering effective skills to the market. The following list has been prepared after being closely scrutinized by a distinguished panel of judges including CXOs, analysts and our editorial board. We recognize their valuable contribution to the ever expanding and competitive market and their ability to sustain themselves and emerge as top contestants through their reliable knowledge.

Top 10 Chief Creative Officers - 2023

Company Logo Company Management Company Name Company Description
Xerago Anandh Rajan, Chief Creative Officer Xerago A vibrant leader with over 15 years of experience in UI, UX, marketing strategies, enterprise products, campaigns, metaverse and NFTs
Ark Productions (Arunraj kartha Productions) Arunraj Kartha, Founder & Chief Creative Officer Ark Productions (Arunraj kartha Productions) An accomplished creative director with around 20 years of extensive experience in the industry, expertise in travel documentaries, advertisement filmmaker and more
Cryptic George Koshy, Director & Chief Creative Officer Cryptic A skillful leader with over 19 years in mainline and digital advertising, expertise in creativity and digital innovation includes creative, digital and staff augmentation solutions
BBDO India Hemant Shringy, Chief Creative Officer BBDO India An experienced leader with an advertising career spanning 15+ years of experience, skilled in copywriting, branding, marketing and more
 Tricolor India Schauspiel Himanshu Singh Sabharwal, Chief Creative Officer Tricolor India Schauspiel A visionary leader with over twenty-six years of experience in diverse sector including heritage, tourism, corporate enterprises, governmental bodies, cultural organizations and more
Madarth Mahadev Kaushik, Chief Creative Officer Madarth A prominent leader with over 20 years of work experience, specializing in branding, advertising, marketing, communication and more
Rook Monishaa K M, Chief Creative Officer Rook A pioneering leader with expertise in media innovation with a focus on entertainment, broadcasting, and digital media, skilled in SaaS tools and digital services
Sarita Handa N Roshan Singh, Chief Creative Officer Sarita Handa A visionary creative thinker equipped with a robust background in trend intelligence, forecasting, and market insight, focused on fostering innovation, smart thinking and getting great results
Phantom Ideas Robert Anthoney, Founder & Chief Creative Officer Phantom Ideas A creative leader with more than three decades of experience in the field and worked experience across diverse companies
Wunderman Thompson Senthil Kumar, Chief Creative Officer Wunderman Thompson An innovative leader with a career spanning of over two decades experience, skilled in ideas, stories, films, advertising, marketing, writer, creative director, designer, photographer and more