global media director
Unilever

Tejas has close to 12 years of working in the media industry of which 8 have been with Unilever. In his current role based in Singapore, he is responsible for driving media strategy for multiple global brands. Apart from this, he also works closely with markets across Asia, Africa and Russia to drive business impact through media strategy. Within the larger media eco-system, he is most passionate about Branded Content and Data Driven Marketing.

During his stint at Unilever Tejas has worked on multiple campaigns which have won the highest honours on the global stage. Some of the campaigns where he has contributed extensively are Brooke Bond Red Label 6-pack band, Lifebuoy’s Adaptive Data Lighthouse Campaign and Unilever’s Kan Khajura Teshan (KKT).

Judging panel

Michel de Rijk

ceo, APAC
S4Capital

Vincent Niou

head of programmatic, APAC
Essence

Jennifer Chase

vice president, digital sales, solutions & operations
Mediacorp

Tejas Apte

global media director
Unilever

Krishnan Menon

chief client officer, APAC
Wunderman

John Matthews

director of customer acquisition
Kayo Sports

Diogo Andrade

automation lead, SEA, HK & TW
Spotify

Hari Shankar

chief executive officer
Singapore Media Exchange