Rammohan Sundaram, fondly known as Ram, has been in the marketing communications industry for over 25 years. Ram heads the media function at the Group. Having had the opportunity to be an early mover in the digital space, he has been an entrepreneur thrice and has successfully exited twice.
Ram won the ‘Marketer of the Year 2023’ title at Adgully DigiXX where he was the only agency-side awardee among the 15 winners. In 2022, he was named among ‘Most Inspirational Leaders of Asia’ by White Page International. He also ranked 39th in ‘Impact Marketing 100 List for India’ in 2020-21. He has led teams that have won at Cannes, World Brand Congress, and CMO Asia in the past.
He has held global leadership positions at organizations like Reliance JIO, Ibibo Group, Jobsahead.Com, and Indian Express. He has been a frontrunner in bringing Ad:tech to India and is credited for launching LinkedIn in India through the JVs formed for NetworkPlay and PlatformPlay.
Ram holds a doctorate in Business Administration, a PGPX from UCLA Anderson School of Management, Double Graduation in Engineering, a Double Master’s in Business Administration and Digital Business, and has completed a residential Executive Management Program from HBS in Strategic Marketing Management. Last year, he was also a part of the high-intensive INSEAD Leadership Programme for Senior Executives.
Based in Gurgaon, Ram is passionate about cricket and likes spending his after-work hours playing the sport and working out at the gym.