Starcom India’s Chief Executive Officer Rathi Gangappa has been featured in IMPACT Magazine’s prestigious 50 Most Influential Women 2020 list. She ranks at number 47.
The award recognizes and acknowledges the immense contribution, inspiring leadership and remarkable body of work of trail-blazing women achievers from Advertising, Media and Marketing fields. The winners were judged basis their contribution to their respective organisations, growth in business, impact of their work on the industry at large and other notable achievements.
Rathi has brought in unprecedented growth and transformation for Starcom India and has over two decades of rich experience, across client, publisher and agency ecosystems. She is known for driving business results in complex cross-cultural environments, driving transformation programs, building capability, and nurturing talent.
IMPACT’s 50 Most Influential Women List has featured reputed business leaders such as Tanya Dubash, Executive Director and Chief Brand Officer, Godrej Industries, Nadia Chauhan, Joint Managing Director & Chief Marketing Officer, Parle Agro and Ekta Kapoor, Joint Managing Director and Creative Director, Balaji Telefilms.
Rathi enjoys celebrating creativity within media and has been an integral part of award-winning campaigns. She was a juror at the Cannes Lions International Festival Of Creativity in 2019. Under her guidance and direction, Starcom India delivers on passionate and collaborative work, that truly galvanizes people and delivers on both the performance and business matrix.
She is also a part of an Advisory Council which is a 360-degree career enhancement ecosystem for women.