President, 82point5 North, Ogilvy Group
Chandana Agarwal is a seasoned advertising professional, with 2 decades of experience across Agency Networks and brands. Prior to her current role, she was the head of advertising for Ogilvy Gurgaon. She has closely worked on building strategy and creating communication for brands like Philips, Pernod Ricard, Voltas AC, Taco Bell, Honda cars, Eicher Trucks, and Dabur which have truly enriched her experience over the years.
A lot of work that she has created has worked for the brand in the market and appreciated globally, some have gone on to win in international Creative and Effectiveness awards.
She truly believes that one must be engaged with life at multiple levels to be able to create anything that connects with people. Be it reading psychology, indulging in amateur painting or pursuing my training in Kathak, she ensures keeping her interests alive as they also contribute to imparting many teachings that have made her who she is today.
She is also the founder of a Kathak academy called Marigold Society for Performing arts.
She was also awarded the prestigious ‘Exceptional Woman of Excellence’ by the Women Economic Forum.