Do Indian CEOs like to be called by their initials?

Back in the early 90’s I had won the pitch for the advertising business of one of the large Indian business houses. Naturally our last round of pitching involved the company Chairman ( also the owner of the company who had taken over his father’s empire ), a…

Is CEO no longer a coveted title?

When I joined JWT in the early 80s there were only 4 grades – Account Represenatative, Senior Representative, Account Supervisor and Manager of the office. In India, JWT had 5 offices and the supreme commander of these offices was called Chief Executive. Officer is a suffix that was…