Rishad Tobaccowala


Former Chief Growth Officer at Publicis Groupe

Rishad Tobaccowala, Senior Advisor at Publicis Groupe. After 37 years in the business, Rishad transitioned into Chief Growth Officer and Strategist of the Groupe. He is also a Chairman of The Tobaccowala Foundation, which helps 10,000 people in India gain better healthcare and education.

Tobaccowala was named one of the top business leaders for pioneering innovation by BusinessWeek, and one of the five "marketing innovators" by TIME magazine.

Rishad is the author of “Restoring the Soul of Business: Staying Human in The Age of Data”. His book helps people think, feel, and see differently when it comes to business, team, and personal growth; all in order to remain relevant in transformational times.

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