Gorkana Insight & Analysis Team
Ogilvy PR has brought in MHP's Suresh Raj as business development director.
Suresh joins the Ogilvy PR team as business development director, with a brief to drive new business opportunities across its consumer and corporate PR practices.
He has 16 years' experience in PR and has worked with industry stalwart Mark Borkowski, Consolidated Communications, and most recently The Engine Group, heading up business development for its biggest agency, MHP Communications.
Michael Frohlich, MD of Ogilvy PR, said: "We are delighted that Suresh has joined our senior team in London. He has tremendous new business experience engaging clients at the very highest levels of consumer and corporate brands.
"Bringing him on board underlines our commitment to recruit the best and brightest people to add value and deliver genuine results for our clients, and grow our blue chip client base.
"Suresh joins us at a very exciting time for Ogilvy Public Relations. Fresh from an excellent year of award-winning campaigns and record growth, we are investing significantly in our team and our UK and global services, so that we continue to deliver great work for some of the world's most important brands, businesses and institutions."
Suresh said: "Joining Ogilvy has been a bit of a lifelong dream; made particularly sweet at present following the stunning year the Ogilvy PR team has had. I am very proud to be joining the team at this exciting time and look forward to leveraging the agency's success to engage new clients seeking campaigns that create genuine traction and deliver results across all their audience segments."