A distinguished alumnus of Loyola College Chennai and XLRI Jamshedpur, Madhukar Kamath has over four decades of experience in Advertising, Media and Marketing services. He is the Chairman Emeritus of the DDB Mudra Group and Mentor of Interbrand India.
Madhukar has served as the President of Advertising Agencies Association of India (AAAI) and is the recipient of their Lifetime Achievement Award. He is also an erstwhile Chairman of ASCI (Advertising Standards Council of India) and the ABC (Audit Bureau of Circulation). As the Chairman of the Mudra Foundation and the Chairperson of the Governing Council of MICA, for over a decade, he helped build MICA into India’s foremost Strategic Marketing and Communications Management Institute. He also served as the President of MICA for the academic year 2016-17.
As an Entrepreneur, he is now the Chairman of Multiplier Brand Solutions. He serves on the board of Music Broadcast Ltd. Appointed to the International Board of Plan International in July 2020, he is currently the Vice- Chair.