Havas brings Conran Design to India

04 Feb,2021

By Our Staff


Havas Group India has brought in Conran Design Group to India. This will allow Havas’ clients to tap into Conran’s expertise in brand strategy, visual identity, branded environment, and packaging. The Indian team will be led by Geet Nazir, Managing Partner, Conran Design Group Mumbai.


Rana Barua

Said Rana Barua, Group CEO, Havas Group India: “We are very excited to join forces with Conran Design Group (CDG). This joint venture complements our aggressive growth strategy and our mission to create meaningful work for clients. CDG’s competitive advantage of building brand strategy with deep consumer insights will add an enviable strength to Havas Group’s portfolio. I am delighted to welcome Thom and the team to the Havas Group Family.”



Thom Newton

Added Thom Newton, CEO, Conran Design Group: “I’m very excited about this partnership. India has vibrant creativity at its heart and rich design heritage. The forward-looking Indian consumer demands that global brands re-imagine their experiences and build a relevant local connection. This creates the perfect opportunity to test the impact that design-driven brand experiences can have to inspire, engage, and build long-term brand loyalty. We are confident that this joint-venture with Havas Group will help us become an even stronger identity and we look forward to a meaningful journey ahead, together.”


Conran Design Group (CDG) is part of the Havas Group at a global level, as is Havas Group India.  The communique for CDG however mentions the entry is thanks to a joint venture. We have reached Havas Group India for a clarification on the same and will update this report when we hear from it.


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