The World: Mumbai - Gosling to spearhead Lowe's planning team in India

Brent Gosling has been named the chief strategy officer of Lowe Lintas India, as well as the global planning director on Unilever's Omo and skincare brands.

Gosling has almost 20 years' experience in account planning and as a brand positioning consultant. He will be based in Mumbai.

Tony Wright, the Lowe Worldwide chairman, said: "This is the beginning of an exciting new era for Lowe across Asia."

Pranesh Misra, the president and chief operating officer of Lowe Lintas India, added: "Lowe is already a strong planning agency in India. I'm sure we will grow even further in this area under Brent's leadership."