Tejas Phansekar

Works at Bates CHI & Partners, India.

Mumbai Area, India

Adobe illustrator Adobe Photosop Art Direction Creative Writing Creative Direction
Born in small village of India in 1988.
His father wanted him to pursue agricultural studies following his family tradition but he had other plans, aimed with a dream to study art where no one had even heard or dreamt, he came to Pune guided by his sister to study in Abhinav Kala Mahavidyalaya and did his foundation.
This is where he heard of Sir. J.J. Institute of Applied art, the land of artists in Mumbai.

He got in with merit, during the third year after winning a inter college competition - Vignettes for the brand Taj Holidays amongst all colleges. He was awarded a internship with Ogilvy. Which opened a whole new world of advertising for him. After which he did ATC Photography part time course for 1 year which led to him to becoming the finalist - CAG Filmmaker of the year, in the final year of graduation. After completing graduation he set out to work with TBWA\ India. Followed by Ogilvy & Mather, Mumbai .

He has worked for clients like Nissan, Raymond, Standard chartered, Datsun, IDFC, Lenovo smartphone & laptop, IPL Mumbai indians, TATA Sumo, TATA Safari, Nutrela, Dulcoflex, Kirloskar, Onida, Brooke bond, Reliance, Star, Vodafone, BJP, LYF Smartphone, Ongo.

Art Director at Bates CHI & Partners

Dec 2016 - Present

Senior Creative at Ogilvy & Mather, Mumbai.

Nov 2012 - Dec 2016

I have worked for national and global brands like Lenovo smartphone & laptop, IPL Mumbai indians,TATA Sumo, TATA Safari, Nutrela, Dulcoflex, Cadbury perk, Kirloskar, Onida, Brooke bond, Reliance, Star, Vodafone, BJP, LYF Smartphone.

Visualiser at TBWA

Jun 2012 - Dec 2012


B. F. A. at Sir. J. J. Institute of Applied Art, Mumbai

May 2008 - Apr 2012

Push pixels...
Shovel coal into server...
Create mockups...
Defend the wall...
Draft storyboard...
Disrupt an industry...
Achieve profitability...
Become a unicorn...
Become Batman...