|Pushkar Sane, chief digital officer, North and South Asia and Global Head of Social Marketing Practice at Starcom MediaVest Group (SMG) has decided to put his papers in the company. Sane is currently serving his notice period and March 4 2011 will be his last working day at Starcom MediaVest Group. Sane was based out of Hong Kong and was looking after the company’s digital media operations across India, China, Korea and Japan.|
Sane had joined SMG in August 2005 as director of IP, North East Asia and was promoted to general manager, Asia for Starcom IP in March 2007. He was named the chief digital officer for North and South Asia in November 2008. Sane however didn’t reveal his future plans.
Commenting on this, Pushkar Sane said, “I have enjoyed my last five and a half years at SMG, but there are always new things to learn and explore. I am grateful to Starcom MediaVest Group for giving me the opportunity and freedom to shape digital in Asia. These are exciting times for digital and I am certainly looking at leveraging that excitement. I am standing at a crossroad of diverse digital opportunities, with each one of them leading to exciting destinations.”