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Aakreit Sachdeva

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
"I will either get what I want, or learn what I need to in order to get what I want or better the next time"

Work Experience

Havas Digital

Interactive Senior Art Director

July 2014 - Present Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Leo Burnett

Interactive Art Director

Responsible for developing and executing creative concepts for Samsung, GM, Citibank.
November 2012 - Present Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Leo Burnett

Freelance Digital Art Director

Freelancing as a part of an integrated team to conceptualise and execute campaigns for brands like GMC, Chevrolet, Cadillac, Samsung, Nat Geo.
September 2012 Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Digitas India

Group Head (Digital)

I conceptualise, execute and strategize all-round digital campaigns that include microsites to social campaigns for brands such as Samsung mobile, Airtel, Nestle.
September 2010 - September 2012 New Delhi, India

Bounce Design

Art Director

I spent my time up at the unknowns of print advertising to better my skills. I designed logos, brochures, newsletters, e-mailers, invites, flyers, hoardings and print advertising. I was involved with brands like Carlsberg, Tuborg, The Claridges group of Hotels.
April 2010 - August 2010 New Delhi, India

Webchutney Studio Pvt. Ltd

Sr. Visualiser

January 2010 - April 2010 New Delhi, India

Webchutney Studio Pvt. Ltd

Designer

Started as a trainee (art) and got to work on some great projects for Airtel, makemytrip.com, KFC, Maruti and Virgin Mobile
March 2009 - December 2009 New Delhi, India

Freelance

Freelancer

Freelancing while I studied. Doing artworks and small jobs for College festivals.
2008 - 2009 India

Education

Indian Institute Of Mass Communication

Post Graduate

India's no.1 communication institute where the who's who of India's media have been graduating from since the 1970s.
July 2008 - March 2009 New Delhi, India

Delhi University

Bsc (H) Computer Science

2006 - 2008 New Delhi, India

Awards

Ad Club Bangalore

Silver - Best Use of Video

2013

PMAA

Order of Merit - 2 WAY

2013

IDMA

Gold - Best Game

2013

Ad Club Bombay

Abby - Best Use of Video

2013

Ad Club Bombay

Abby - Best Branded Game - Great Gadget Hunt

2012

PMAA

GOLD DRAGON - Best Brand Building Campaign

2012

PMAA

Dragon Order of Merit - Start Healthy Stay Healthy - Best Product Launch or Re-Launch

2012

PMAA

Dragon Order of Merit - Best Digital Promotion Marketing Campaign

2012

PMAA

BRONZE DRAGON - Best Product Launch or Re-Launch (Kit-Kat social media page)

2011

PMAA

SILVER DRAGON - Best Digital Promotion Marketing Campaign (Samsung Galaxy TAB - Start Tabbing)

2011

Webchutney

Best Integrated Campaign(Digital) Exchange4media Awards 2010

201002

Webchutney

Most creative newcomer 2010

201001

Skills

Adobe Illustrator, Reallimit Realflow, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Flash, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premiere, Art Direction, Autodesk 3Ds Max, Autodesk Maya, Cinema 4D, Conceptualisation, Creative Direction, Digital Strategy, Mental Ray, Photo Manipulation, Retouching, VRay,

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