Over a 30 year career, Sonal has led Ogilvy to creative glory in 3 different markets across Asia - Mumbai, Kuala Lumpur and Singapore. His last role was as Chief Creative Officer -South East & South Asia and Vice Chairman- India. Besides Ogilvy, Sonal has also worked in Bates as the Regional Executive Creative Director, Asia and DDB as the Chairman and Chief Creative Officer- India. Sonal is currently a creative consultant and is working on a variety of projects including a feature film.
A popular keynote speaker, Sonal, has spoken at major festivals and events like LIA, Rebels and Rulers branding conference Romania, Dubai Lynx, Spikes Asia Singapore, Adfest, AdStar Busan and PechaKucha nights besides numerous engagements across the globe. His favourite topics to speak about are Creativity, Advertising, Storytelling and his journey from a small town in India to the global advertising stage.