MANILA– Sunitha Gopalakrishnan has exited Mindshare Philippines after serving for over five years and will be replaced by Sudesh Puthran staring June 15. Joining him Abhishek Gupta, who is taking up the position of Managing Director for Team Unilever.

Putheran is currently the Chief Client Officer for Mindshare Indonesia with 16 years of experience across India, Middle East, & South East Asia and with brands like Unilever, L’oreal, & Coca Cola.

Reporting to him Abhishek Gupta, who was also recently named as  Managing Director for Unilever. He brings to the table 12 years of experience in media and having worked extensively across the region, 

Putheran will report to Himanshu Shekhar, CEO Mindshare ASEAN, and Puneet Arora, GroupM CEO Philippines.

“I am delighted to witness another promotion from within our Mindshare family, which has a wealth of diverse talent and experience across the markets and network. I’d like to thank Sunitha for her tremendous contribution to the business over the last five plus years and we wish her the very best with her next journey,” Shekhar said.