WASHINGTON, D.C.— Sukanti Ghosh, former head of corporate affairs at Barclays Bank in India, has been named managing director of APCO Worldwide’s India offices.
Over the course of his professional career, Ghosh hs overseen national corporate affairs teams in India and overseas. Prior to his role at Barclays, he served as head of corporate and product communications at BankMuscat SAOG, based in Oman. He also led the public relations divisions of TBWA India and Contract Advertising India, where he worked with blue-chip national and multinational clients.
Ghosh has expertise in change management and communication; stakeholder engagement; development of communication policies, processes and benchmarks; executive positioning; crisis communication; media training and management; and corporate responsibility. He also brings extensive experience working with and writing for the Indian print and broadcast media.
He joins a team in India that includesLalit Mansingh, former Indian ambassador to the United States and the United Arab Emirates and former Indian high commissioner to the U.K. and Nigeria.