Alyque Padamsee

Padmashree Award Recipient | Ad Guru | Actor
Alyque Padamsee

Who Am I

Padmashree Alyque Padamsee is a multi-faceted genius who wears 3 hats.

One, as the Brand Father of modern Indian advertising and has built over 100Brands.

Two, he is the Guru of  English Theatre in India with over 70 major productions to his name. 

Three, he is very committed to Public Service work, and is currently guiding the Bombay Police Force in a campaign against Eve Teasing and sexual molestation on the city streets.

 

The President of India conferred on him the Padmashree Award. The Advertising Club named him Advertising Man of the Century.

 

He has worked as Communications Advisor to Mr. Chandrababu Naidu, the former Chief  Minister of Andhra Pradesh State, where he creatively supervised the presentation to President Bill Clinton and also Prime Minister Tony Blair.

 

His best-seller book on Advertising entitled a Double Life is prescribed in business schools.

 

He has been a Communications Guru for over 5 decades. He is the Chairman of The London Institute of Corporate Training. He is a renowned Speaker at National and International Conferences.

 

He is the recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award for Theatre from the Sangeet Natak Akademi, and over half dozen other Lifetime Achievement Awards.

 

Most recently he has been awarded the Roopwedh Pratishthan’s Tanveer Sanmaan Award for Theatre.

 

 He is on the Advisory Board  of  IIT Bombay for which he wrote the Vision Statement.

 

Internationally Padmashree Alyque Padamsee  is famous for his portrayal of Mohammad Ali Jinnah in Sir Richard Attenborough’s film GANDHI. He is also the only Indian to be voted into the International Clio Hall of Fame, the Oscars of World Advertising.

 

 

His current revival of the musical JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR has broken all box-office records in Bombay.    

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When Speaking Minds was founded in 2007 in New Zealand, little did we envisage that this would grow into an international brand with offices in India and London in less than a decade. We set up the business to share what we had learnt, from the privileges we have had in our jobs – of access to knowledge. Bringing India to the rest of the world was our driving force.


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The dna of our business is genuinely about sharing knowledge with the world, from thought leaders and experts who are notable achievers in their field. Raga D'silva quit her highly successful corporate career in New Zealand in 2007, to set up a dream business of connecting knowledge, insights, motivation from exceptional talent with the corporate world, globally.


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