Avinash Pant is currently Director - Marketing for Facebook in India. In his role, he is responsible for driving the company’s marketing efforts across both consumer and business marketing verticals for Facebook, Instagram, and WhatsApp.
Avinash brings over two decades of experience in driving brand reputation for leading consumer brands such as Nike, Coca-Cola, The Walt Disney Company, and Red Bull. He has extensive experience across brand management, strategic marketing, media management, influencer and sports marketing, and experiential marketing. He has spearheaded award-winning campaigns like Thanda Matlab Coca-Cola, Parallel Journeys and Make Every Yard Count for Nike.
An alumnus of the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad, Avinash has a great interest in sports and fitness and is into endurance sports. He posts actively on his Instagram handle @avipant.