Chief Innovation Officer
Omnicom Media Group
Avinash Jhangiani is Chief Innovation Officer at Omnicom Media Group. Jhangiani is on IMPACT’s Digital Power 100 list of most influential icons in India. He is a trend spotter, digital transformer and marketing technologist with more than 16 years of global digital strategy and technology consulting experience with firms such as Deloitte Consulting in the US. His relentless focus on innovation for clients at Omnicom resulted in record-breaking number of awards in the past 3 years – more than 100 digital and mobile awards (local, regional and international), along with 2 Gold Lions at the prestigious CANNES festival in 2014.
Jhangiani built one of the fastest growing and most envied digital teams in India servicing over 40 clients across industries. He created a future-ready and sustainable digital operating structure, and brought in processes whilst nurturing an agile, entrepreneurial spirit of the team. Prior to OMG, he led IT & Digital transformation at Reliance MediaWorks as Chief Information Officer during which he was selected as Finalist for the CIO 100 awards. Jhangiani loves to counsel gen Y on their careers and enjoys watching the world through the eyes of his 7-year old digital native.