Ashwin Varkey is an Indian advertising professional and the Chief Creative Officer (CCO) at Leo Burnett India. He is a highly respected figure in the Indian advertising industry and is known for his creative leadership and innovative approach to advertising.
Varkey has over two decades of experience in advertising and has worked with several leading agencies in India, including Ogilvy, JWT (now Wunderman Thompson), and McCann Erickson. He has created several award-winning campaigns for brands such as Amazon, Coca-Cola, and Nestle, among others.
In his role as the CCO at Leo Burnett India, Varkey is responsible for driving the creative vision and strategy for the agency. He is known for his ability to inspire and mentor young talent in the industry and for his deep understanding of consumer behavior and insights.
Apart from his work in advertising, Varkey is also an accomplished musician and has performed with several bands in India. He is a strong advocate for creativity and innovation in the industry and has been recognized with several awards and accolades for his work, including the "Creative Person of the Year" award at the 2021 Ad Club Bangalore Big Bang Awards.