Partner & CMO, DrumUp Media
With over 17 years of experience in marketing and communications, Madhu Joshi has handled various brands in area of marketing and corporate communication, Public Relations, brand management, marketing campaigns, crisis management and advertising.
Expertise in driving targeted brand marketing & communications that augment brand value, revenue growth, and competitive edge in the services, hospitality, FMCG and retail sectors, managing stakeholders at all levels, negotiating partnerships and building sustainable brands.
A Master’s diploma holder in Business Administration in Marketing from Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies, and a post graduate in advertising and PR, Madhu has successfully handled senior level responsibilities in companies like Pidilite Industries Ltd, The Park Hotels and Accor Group of Hotels. She recently handled India region as Director of Marketing AccorHotels. Madhu is also trained in digital marketing and certified by Internet & Mobile Association of India (IAMAI).
Madhu is now an entrepreneur and is the partner and marketing head for Drum Up Media, an integrated marketing firm.
Madhu actively contributes to the industry by teaching management students in marketing, writing blogs and articles on several topic of interest to women and new gen leaders. She has been the visiting faculty at several management institutes like Narsee Monjee Institute of Management Studies, K.C College of Management, to name a few.. Her other interests also include attending events as industry speaker.
“Best Marketing Influencer 2018” by Federation of Marketing Professionals and CMO Asia
“Marketing Leader of the Year 2015” by ACEF for excellence in branding and marketing
“Women Super achiever in Marketing & Communication 2015” an Asia Women Leadership award for excellence in
marketing and communication and contribution to the industry
“World Women Leadership Achievement” award 2014 by World Women Leadership Congress