Sri Lanka’s disruption agency TBWA\Sri Lanka, recently appointed ad industry veteran Nathasoruban Sivapatham to lead its team of Creatives as the Agency’s Chief Creative Officer. Having started his career in advertising in 1993, Soru is known among his clients and peers as a strategic creative and brand builder.
With over 25 years of experience to his credit, Soru commenced his career as an Art Director at JWT and has worked at Ogilvy Action, LOWE and Geometry Global before joining TBWA\Sri Lanka. He has conceptualised campaigns for some of Sri Lanka’s most iconic brands and corporates and his experience spans across numerous industries.
Speaking on the appointment, TBWA\Sri Lanka Managing Director Renuka Marshall said: “We are delighted to have Soru join the TBWA family and warmly welcome him to our team. Soru has extensive exposure in working with some of the biggest brands and corporates in the country and we look forward to working together with him and to learn from what he has to offer.”
During his career in advertising Soru has worked with brands such as Unilever, Nestle, GSK, Pepsi, Fonterra, Hayley’s, Dialog, Maliban, Browns , CTC, HSBC, Caltex, Elephant House, Commercial Bank, CIC Foods, Dulux, Laksala, Prima Foods, DFCC, Hotel Blue Water, UNICEF, Coke, Pizza Hut, Lanka Orix Leasing Company, Robbialac, Multilac, Bairaha, Amex, Bank of Ceylon, Triumph, Nokia, Kandos, Taj Hotels, AMW, Nations Trust Bank and SLT.