Relive Zee MELT 2019

Keynote Speakers

RS Sodhi


Fernando Machado

Author: Mapping Innovation, Digital Tonto

Rory Sutherland

Principal, Sparrow Digital Holdings

Dave Trott

Group Creative Director, Ogilvy India

Gerardo Mazzeo

Senior Editor Insight, Asia Pacific, WGSN

Samuel Scott

Founder, Marketoonist

JP Hanson

Principal, Sparrow Digital Holdings

Kate O’Neill

Heinz Riehl Chair Professor of Business and Director of Masters in Business

Mark Pollard

Principal, Sparrow Digital Holdings

Roger Beekman

Global Director, Integrated Marketing Communications, Heineken

Wiemer Snijders

Managing Partner - India, WPP GTB

Faris Yakob

Managing Partner - India, WPP GTB

Rosie Yakob

Client Director, Landor

Vikki Ross

Regional Head of Strategy and Planning, PHD APAC


Gayatri Sriram

Digital Creative Head, FCBUlka


Myleeta Aga

SVP & GM South and South East Asia, BBC Studios


Laura Jordan Bambach

CCO, Mr. President

Guneet Singh

Head - Marketing & Creative Solutions, Google APAC

Sudhanshu Vats

Group CEO & MD, Viacom18

Panelists & Facilitators

Abhishek JoshiHead of Marketing & Business PartnershipsMX Player

Ajay ChackoCo-FounderArré (U Digital Content Pvt Ltd)

Ajay Kaul

Ajit AndhareChief Operating OfficerViacom18 Studios

Akash BanerjiBusiness HeadVOOT (Viacom 18)

Alok JalanMDLaqshya Media Group

Amarjit Singh BatraMDSpotify India

Amit Prabhu

Anant Rangaswami

Anita KotwaniSenior Vice President New BusinessMindshare India

Anusheela SahaGroup Creative DirectorFCB Ulka

Arpanarghya SahaHead DigitalReliance Mutual Fund

Ashish KarnadExecutive Director Media EffectivenessNielson India Pvt. Ltd.

Ashish SehgalChief Growth Officer, Advertisement RevenueZEEL

Babita BaruahManaging PartnerGTB India

Charu JoshiBusiness Development and Partnership LeadGoogle

Dalveer SinghHead Experiential Marketing - APACWPP

Deepa Bhatia

Dhiraj Gupta

Deepa GeethakrishnanNCD-HULLowe Lintas

Dilip CherianConsulting PartnerPerfect Relations

Jaimit DoshiExecutive VPKotak Services

Kushal SanghviBusiness HeadReliance Entertainment & Digital

Lalit BhagiaCEODentsu Aegis Network

Madhubanti Banerjee

Manav SethiGroup Chief Marketing OfficerEros International PLC

Mohit KapoorVP - Group Alliances and AdvertisingJIOGENNEXT

Pankaj Singh PariharVP & Head - Digital Marketing & TransformationGCPL, Godrej Group

Paritosh Joshi

Partho DasguptaCEOBARC

Prathyusha AgarwalCMOZEEL

Rahul da Cunha

Rakesh ThukralMDEdelman, India

Rashi GoelVP Consumer Communications, Media, CRM and NHWNestlé

Rohit DadwalMDMMA-Asia Pacific

Roshan AbbasMDGeometry Encompass

Sameer PitalwalaCEOCulture Machine

Sanjeev BhargavaBrand Director - TOI, TIMS and MirrorBennet and Coleman India Ltd.

Shamsuddin Jasani

Shubho Sengupta

Siddharth BanerjeeDirectorFacebook

Sidharth ShakdherExecutive VPHotstar

Sidharth RaoCEO and Co-FounderWebchutney

Sukesh NayakChief Creative OfficerOgilvy

Suresh BalakrishnanCROThe Hindu Group

Suresh VenkatEvent Anchor, Editorial ConsultantSelf-Employed

Tarun KatialCEOZEE5

Tista SenSenior VP and NCDJWT

Ujjwal Choudhary

Umang BediPresidentDailyhunt

UT RamprasadHead - Marketing and Brand CommunicationsTATA motors

Vaishali VermaCEOInitiative India

Varghese ChandyVice President, Marketing, Adverting SalesMalayala Manorama



Mindspace by Zee5

The headline stage at Zee MELT features conversations and talks that today’s marketing professional simply cannot miss out on.


Osmosis by The Hindu

Osmosis is the process of gradual or unconscious assimilation of ideas. Expect to be inspired and be left with a lot to chew on.

The Goldfish Bowl by Zee

The Goldfish Bowl features a lineup of panel discussions that will set the stage for the future of each individual marketing communications sector.


Unbounce by Laqshya

Unbounce highlights ideas and conversation that need to be talked about by today’s marketing communications professionals.



Two days of great ideas, the latest innovations and the most disruptive marketing practices.



The four stages at Zee MELT will run in parallel, and each stage is packed with exciting content.



Learn and listen to ideas from real field-experts, luminaries and visionaries.



Our hands-on workshops and talks help you get insider perspectives on the truths of marketing and communication, not merely the facts or jargon.



The experts come together to set the course for the industry’s future

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