Divided by eccentricities. United by passion. Team Eggfirst is a mix of varied individuals who have come together in pursuit of a common vision.
An engineer (VJTI) and an MBA (JBIMS), Ravi started his own venture after spending a few sharpening years in the corporate arena, first as a strategic planner and business development manager in California and then at AF Ferguson (now Deloitte). Surprisingly for an engineer, he didn't choose to start a factory manufacturing valves for irrigation equipment or dishwashers. Instead, he decided to establish a place that would help build beliefs. For brands. And Eggfirst was born. Behind the no-nonsense strategist, lies a Ravi who's extremely passionate about path-breaking creative. His ability to blend sensible strategy with mad creativity helps build beliefs and deliver results, more often than not. Add to it his unassuming simplicity... May be that's what charisma is.
A marketing and business veteran with over 2 decades of experience, Devendra Shrimal brings to the table acute awareness of the market's pulse and changing business dynamics. A Business Economics and Management degree holder, Devendra had been awarded with 'Inspirational Business Leader of New India 2013.' As CEO Bergner India, Devendra has been instrumental in establishing Bergner as the No.1 international kitchenware brand in India. A keen planner who focuses equally on brand visibility and profitability, Devendra has know-how aplenty to deal with the diversity of Indian businesses. He has also held key positions at Reliance Retail, Borosil, Milton and Asian Sky Shop.
Rajat BasuV P - Client Services
Rajat has about 30 years of experience in branding and has been instrumental in driving the marketing of reputable brands such as: Good Knight, HIT insecticides (Godrej Sara Lee), Real Good Chicken (Godrej Agrovet), Corelle (Corning), Peninsula Land (Ashok Piramal Realty) and more. A strategic thinker and articulate marketeer he brings incredible value to the brands we work for.
Maanoj ChoudhariCD, Art
Maanoj's story is as creative as his designation. To fulfill what every child is expected to, Maanoj enrolled and also successfully completed Masters in Science (Silver medal). And while he was buried deep in the course, he managed to attend Raheja & XIC to pursue his true love, advertising. Science's loss became creative's gain, as Maanoj went on to lead many successful campaigns.
Patanjali PatnaikCD, Copy
Patanjali is a traveller of dreams and a nomad at heart. After discovering and rediscovering himself at various agencies, working on renowned brands such as The Aditya Birla Group, Birla Sun Life Insurance, The Indian Express, Times of India and Emami among others, he continues his journey at Eggfirst, ideating and building equally exciting brands. In between meetings and deadlines, he sometimes dreams of losing himself in the by-lanes of the Himalayas.
Jisshesh ModiClient Services Director and Business Head- Digital
A people's person, a work enthusiast and a team player, Jisshesh is a digital genius with an edge. Having a varied work background, he has proven to be great at what he does, time and again. He's a visionary and a smart strategist with an eye for detail. Jisshesh has established himself as an integral part of team Eggfirst with his up-to-date knowledge, interpersonal skills and fun-loving attitude. With his cool personality and quick wit, Jisshesh makes sure he keeps himself and everyone else in a happy space.