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Rishad Tobaccowala
Works at Publicis Groupe
Attended University of Chicago
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NYTimes: Inside Amazon: Wrestling Big Ideas in a Bruising Workplace
The company is conducting an experiment in how far it can push white-collar workers to get them to achieve its ever-expanding ambitions.
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Technology is the slingshot that allows David like start ups to topple Goliath like incumbents.
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Pulteney Bridge over the River Avon in Bath, Somerset, England. Only one of four covered bridges in the world which are filled with active shops. The three others are in Italy.
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Salisbury Cathedral home of 800 year Magna Carta. Worlds oldest clock (1386) and UK's highest spire.
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If you let the numbers make the decision what value do you add? Prepare to be algorithmized! 
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"A story is data with a soul"
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The rise of the Indian CEO from Google to Microsoft to Adobe to Pepsi to Mastercard

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Reinvention, Innovation, Futures
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  • Publicis Groupe
    Chief Strategist, present
  • DigitasLBI, Razorfish, VivaKi
    Reinvention, Innovation, Futures, 2014
  • Denuo, Publicis Groupe Media, Starcom Mediavest, Leo Burnett, Giant Step
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Chicago
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Bombay ( Mumbai)
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Reinventing.
Introduction

Rishad Tobaccowala is Chief Strategist  and Member of the Directoire+ of Publicis Groupe– the world’s third largest communications company with 62,000 employees.

Previously, Rishad was Chairman of DigitasLBi and Razorfish, two leading, global digital marketing and business transformation networks which are a part of Publicis. Rishad wasand  also the Chief Strategy and Innovation officer of VivaKi, a global leader in digital advertising solutions and a center of excellence and resource for the entire Publicis Groupe, 

Rishad focuses on incubating new ideas, approaches and models for the next generation of data driven marketing, story telling, brand rethinking and the next two billion customers (China and India).

 Rishad serves on the board of directors or board of advisers of several companies including  Jana, Greycroft Ventures, and Abundant Ventures and is the Chairman of The Tobaccowala Foundation which helps 10,000 needy individuals in India in the areas of education and healthcare.

Rishad has a BA in Math from the University of Bombay and an MBA in Marketing and Finance from the Booth School of Business at the University of Chicago
Education
  • University of Chicago
  • University of Bombay
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