Srinivasan Swamy Elected Chairman of AFAA
by EVENTFAQS Bureau Industry Watch | December 2, 2021 | News
Asian Federation of Advertising Associations (AFAA)
The Asian Federation of Advertising Associations (AFAA) elected Srinivasan Swamy as its Chairman for a term of four years during its General Body Meeting held on 1 December 2021.
On his appointment, Swamy said, "This is a privilege not just for me but for the Indian marcom community at large. The AFAA not just hosts the prestigious AdAsia conference, but is also connected with AdStars, and runs the widely acclaimed FastTrack program where young professionals are trained and transformed in a three-day program. I look forward to making a meaningful contribution to the communications industry in Asia, as well as seeing how AFAA can work along with other global industry Associations and further the cause of professionalism."
Swamy, a doyen of advertising and the Chairman of RK Swamy Hansa group, has held leadership positions in many industry bodies at a national and global level. He has been Chairman and World President of the International Advertising Association (IAA), Chairman Confederation of Asian Advertising Agency Associations (CAAAA), President Advertising Agencies Association of India (AAAI), IAA India Chapter, Chairman Advertising Standards Council of India (ASCI), President All India Management Association (AIMA), among others.
He will helm the Asian Federation of Advertising Associations, which hosts the marquee AdAsia conference, for a term of four years.