Aneil has worked in advertising for over 25 years. He started at Saatchi & Saatchi as a graduate trainee and joined M&C Saatchi in 2001 where he is currently Partner. In between he worked at Bates, Y&R and hhcl (the UK’s ‘Agency of the Decade’).
Based in London but with a global remit, he has extensive experience of developing and producing advertising and communication campaigns for travel, tourism and destination clients and has advised many Governments on tourism and investment related issues.
Widely respected in the field of travel and tourism, he has been a Head Judge for the Chartered Institute of Marketing Travel Marketing Awards since 2014 and speaks at many events and conferences in the UK and around the World.
His client experience includes Visit England, the Government of Georgia, the Turkish Office of Culture and Tourism, Malta Tourism Authority, the US Department of Commerce (working on the USA’s first ever global tourism ad campaign), Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group, lastminute.com, Silversea, Visit Kent and has been involved in many notable award-winning campaigns.
Married with one child, Aneil lives in central London but loves travelling. He expects to visit his 100th country in the next few months.