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
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.
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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