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Sahil Shah elevated to managing partner at WATConsult

Shah will spearhead the agency operations and report to Isobar India Group CEO Heeru Dingra.

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Mumbai: WATConsult, the hybrid digital agency from the Isobar India Group has elevated erstwhile chief business officer Sahil Shah to the role of managing partner. Shah will spearhead the agency operations and continue to report into Isobar India Group CEO Heeru Dingra.

The change is part of the network’s global plan to transform into the world’s most integrated group by 2024 and it also accelerates the market’s growth journey into dentsu India 2.0. The group will further support the delivery of Isobar’s services from India and the structure will promote collaboration and knowledge-sharing across the India team, said the agency in a statement.

One of the key founding members of the organisation, Shah has played a significant role in shaping and building the agency since 2009. He has moved from strength to strength, successfully cultivating a culture of creativity and innovation within the agency. As managing partner, he will be responsible for bringing in new business for the agency.

“Sahil is one of our strongest assets. His expertise in managing clients and the team is commendable. A great team leader, Sahil, along with the talented workforce at WATConsult, will continue to bring in new creativity to ensure the persistent growth of clients," said Heeru Dingra.

“After spending a decade and more in building this agency, my heart fills with pride as I watch it grow stronger each day," said Shah on his new role. "The digital landscape has certainly evolved and the teams at WATConsult have kept pace with this change by delivering some path-breaking campaigns. As we move towards our next phase of growth as a network, my team and I look forward to taking on this new journey with power and gusto.”

For the record, dentsu India has bolstered its digital, experiential and PR capabilities under the Isobar India Group, comprising the creative agencies Isobar India and WATConsult as well as PR agency, Perfect Relations.

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