DDB Mudra bags Royal Enfield project mandate
By M4G Bureau - October 04, 2017
The agency’s Delhi team, handling the account, will work closely with Royal Enfield’s marketing and content teams on forthcoming projects
Royal Enfield ropes in DDB Mudra Group for one of its key forthcoming projects. The account was won following a competitive pitch process. The account will be handled from DDB Mudra’s Delhi office. DDB will work closely with Royal Enfield’s marketing and content teams on the forthcoming projects.
A multi-disciplinary, bespoke team has been put together to work on the business. The team is made up of Royal Enfield enthusiasts who are fans of the brand’s fabled history.
Chandan Jha, Head, Brand Strategy, Royal Enfield, said, “As Royal Enfield moves into the next phase of its global foray, we are always looking for partners who understand our purpose and will help us build the brand. The DDB team brought in a differentiated strategy and demonstrated digital-enabled creative thinking. We look forward to a fruitful partnership.”
Vandana Das, President and Managing Partner DDB Mudra North, said, “Royal Enfield Project win for us is a phenomenal win. We are confident of contributing as partners and enjoying the ride as we move along together on this journey.”
Sumeer Mathur, Head of Strategic Planning, DDB Mudra North who will lead the communication strategy for the launch said, “To partner an iconic Indian brand as it reaches out to global consumers is both exhilarating and challenging.”
The creative job will be led by Vishnu Srivatsav, Creative Head, DDB Mudra South. He said, “It’s both a privilege and a challenge to work on a brand with such pedigree, a brand that’s a culture brand as much as it’s a motorcycle brand. Work is already under development and we’re really excited about getting it out there.”