Gurdev Sidhu - Creative Director
More than 14 years of expertise creating impressive, memorable experiences for world-class consumer brands.
Proven ability to combine strategic thinking, creative conceptualisation and design with a deep understanding of photography, graphics, technology and user experience allowing the vision to be carried from idea to execution. Continued success turning complex ideas and content into sophisticated and entertaining experiences that intuitively guide the user and clearly communicate the message. Extensive experience developing and growing client relationships, effectively presenting and communicating highly conceptual ideas and complex solutions.
Significant Knowledge of emerging trends, such as mobile, social networks, blogs, and gaming. Experience planning and directing both small and large-scale photo and video shoots. Recognized creative excellence at various industry competitions, including One Show, Adfest Asia, Deiline & Goafest.
1996 - 2000
BFA, College of Art, New Delhi
1994 - 1996
Air Force School, New Delhi
Creative Consultant, Contract Advertising, Gurgaon
Senior Creative Director, Havas, Gurgaon
Associate Creative Director, Ogilvy & Mather, Mumbai
Creative Director, Contract Advertising, Delhi
Group Head, Euro RSCG, Delhi
Creative Supervisor, Saatchi & Saatchi, Delhi
Art Director, Lowe Lintas, Delhi
Asia Travel & Tourism