Providing direction.
Generating growth.
Disha Communications Pvt. Ltd. is a company focused on providing clients and brands with complete solutions in marketing communication. Since 1987, when it came into existence, it has grown to become a trusted partner of many established and upcoming brands. Headquartered in Bangalore, it has a network of branches serving a growing roster of clients. Disha has a reputation for the effectiveness of its communication as well as the cost- effectiveness of its solutions.
The team at Disha is an enthusiastic one with a blend of experienced communications professionals and youngsters bubbling with energy.

K.K. Mathew | Chairman & Managing Director

As the founder of Disha Communications, Mathew grew up to become one of the reference points in advertising in Bangalore, with over 3 decades of experience. He has been the inspiration behind the growth of the agency from a meagre Rs. 20 lakh when it started to over Rs. 72.49 crores now in billing. As an industry veteran, Mathew has launched a number of illustrious careers in advertising. He is settled in Bangalore and is an avid golfer.

Devarajan Duraibabu | Chief Operating Officer

With an overall experience of 20 years in the fields of feature film editing to brand management to advertising, Babu has worked on over 50 brands in the categories of FMCG, Consumer Durables, Heavy Engineering and Service Industries. He has been a key player in agencies like Clarion, Fountainhead, MAA Bozell and Hakuhodo Percept. Some leading brands that he has handled include Ramco Cements, Spinz Deo, Nyle Shampoo, Saralee-Eva Talc, Kohinoor & Fiesta Condoms, Panasonic Televisions, AV Products & Kitchen Appliances, Airtel Prepaid, Style Spa Furniture, Ajinomoto Taste Enhancer, etc.

Rathna Prakash | Finance Director

A Finance professional with over 25 years of experience, Prakash has worked in various companies ranging from Manufacturing, Hospitality, Hotel, Capital goods and service industry. He has got vast exposure to taxation, forex management, financial management and other allied activites.

K.R.K. Menon | Media Director

A media professional with over 25 years of experience, Menon has worked in a number of large agencies that include FCB-Ulka, Mudra – DDB Needham and McCann Erickson. He has handled the media planning and buying for renowned brands like Vimal, Rasna, Dhara, Nestle, LML Vespa, BPL Home Appliances and Usha Sewing Machine.

Babu Veerappan | Branch Head (Chennai)

Engineering graduate with 15 years of enriched expertise in Advertising and Marketing Communications. Has worked in Agencies like Dentsu Communications, TBWA/India, Hakuhodo Percept, MAA Bozell, etc. Has been associated with leading consumer durable brands such as PANASONIC-Screen, Aircon & Kitchen Appliances, Nippo batteries, Ajinomoto, Indian oil Corporation – Corporate South, and was involved in various brand launches such as Hello FM – 106.4, Supreme Edible oil, SMILE FUND from Sundaram Mutual, PANASONIC 'VIERA' Plasma TV, LUMIX DSC, Jamaai Icecreams, etc.

Yeshwant Kumar | Vice President (North Region)

A post graduate in commerce with an over all experience of around 30 yrs in the field of Insurance(LIC- Handling Fin. & Accounts, IT & Claims), Media Marketing /PR with leading Hindi publications of Gujarat. Enriched his experience with success on Government clients & PSUs viz. WR, RRB, MSME, CPWD, NHAI, CCI, AAI, CWHC, ISRO, Power Grid, Plasma Research Institute, Gujarat Aids Control Society, Aakashwani & Doordarshan, AUDA, EPF, RBI, SBI etc. Now establishing in advertising and creating a new success story in Northern States like UP, Uttrakhand & Haryana with key accounts viz. NHAI, MDA, HPCL, CPWD, BSNL, SPRINGFIT MATTRESS etc . Strongly believes in “LORD KRISHNA’S THEORY OF KARMA”.

Lavanya Dhulipala (Disha Relations, Bangalore)

Lavanya holds a degree in Economics and a DGP in Public Relations. She comes with 14 years of experience in handling internal and external communications requirements for Corporates as well as the NGO sector with a vast experience in both media relations and advertising & marketing campaigns. She has worked with reputed PR firms like Genesis, Good Relations and IPAN providing media strategy and PR plans to prestigious corporates and non profit organisations such as Nikon, G4S, Dabur, Monster.com, Abt Associates and Sasakawa India Leprosy Foundation etc.

Over the years, Disha has had the opportunity to partner clients in varied verticals and gain knowledge of diverse markets. Disha takes pride in the lasting relationship it has built with clients as it is a reflection of the value delivered.
  • ABB
  • Airport Authority of India
  • Alliance University
  • Andhra Bank
  • Angadi Silks
  • APCPDCL
  • Ashirwad Pipes
  • BESCOM
  • BIS
  • BorgeauD
  • British Council Division
  • BSNL (U.P. West circle)
  • Canara Bank
  • Caterpillar
  • Central Silk Board
  • CII
  • C Krishniah Chetty & Sons
  • Coconut Development Board
  • CREDAI-Fair Pro 2012
  • DAVP
  • Delhi Tourism
  • DIP - Delhi
  • DIPR (Govt of TN & Karnataka)
  • Dr.B.R.Ambekar Open University
  • DTC
  • Dunlop India
  • Fiat India Automobiles Ltd ( Retail South)
  • Frederique Constant
  • Foyer Constructions
  • Gemstone Universe
  • Goan Liquor products
  • GRB Dairy foods Pvt Ltd
  • Greater Noida Industrial Development Authority
  • Hawe Hydraulics
  • Hero Honda Motors Ltd
  • Hewlett Packard (HP)
  • Hindustan News print Limited
  • HMWS
  • IGNOU
  • IIMB
  • Image Infotainment Pvt Ltd
  • Indian Air force
  • India Tourism Development Corporation
  • Jupiter Knitting Co Ltd (LASYA)
  • KAMCO
  • Karbonn Mobiles
  • Karthika Spices
  • KPCL
  • KPTCL
  • Kritzle (Bathroom Fittings)
  • KSFC
  • KTV Health Foods India Pvt Ltd
  • Luxosphere Italia
  • Mahindra & Mahindra Ltd
  • Make My Trip (India) Pvt Ltd
  • MDA
  • Meerut Development Authority
  • Ministry of External Affairs
  • National Highways Authority of India
  • National Textile Corporation
  • NMDC Ltd
  • Ognora Design House
  • Pai International
  • Panasonic Home Appliances (India) Pvt Ltd
  • Park Plaza
  • Power Grid Corporation of India Ltd
  • Pruksa Realty
  • Rail Wheel Factory
  • Rajasthan Tourism Development Corporation (RTDC)
  • Raymond Weil
  • RWD
  • Samsung Electronics (India) Pvt Ltd
  • Silk Mark Organisation of India
  • Sobha Developers
  • State Bank of Hyderabad
  • State Bank of India
  • TATA Gold Plus
  • Tata Motors Ltd (Retail South)
  • TCS
  • Touch Home Express
  • Venetion Group
In Sanskrit and a number of other Indian languages, Disha means direction and taking brands in the direction of growth has been the aim of Disha as an organization. Simple ideas are at the heart of Disha's communication approach and the effectiveness of the approach has been proven time and again.