Investor relations consultancy, Strategic Growth Advisors (SGA), has partnered with PR veterans Rahul Jain and Sudhir Shetty to launch a communications consulting business. The duo aims to introduce a new brand of storytelling catering to both traditional and internet economy clients.
On Jain and Shetty coming as Partners and Joint CEOs, Samir Shah, Managing Director, SGA said, “We are elated to have Rahul and Sudhir as Partners to launch a new-age communication consulting business. They will strengthen SGA to establish it as a complete stakeholder engagement firm. Rahul’s deep understanding of internet economy businesses and his proven consultancy skills distinctively position him to take SGA Communications’ Practice to its next phase of growth journey. We are confident that they will be successful in developing a unique approach to brands’ business requirements.
Jain said, “Indian public relations and communications industry is at the cusp of a massive transformation driven by the rapid digitisation and expansion of the new economy business. Startups are changing the world order and even disrupting the way businesses are operating across the world. Therefore, communication solutions that are in alignment with the changing times are the need of the hour and that is exactly what we aim to provide. Being India’s premier IR consultancy, SGA will have an edge over others to offer end-to-end communication solutions for both startups and enterprise businesses. Looking forward to exciting times and also extremely thankful to Samir for this association as we embark on this journey to chart out a new phase of growth for our clients and our people.”
Added Shetty, “I extend a warm welcome to Rahul for joining us on our new journey. We are confident that our team will benefit immensely from his expertise in building businesses and fast-tracking growth.
Communication as a business is gaining immense significance to power organisations overall growth and business vision. Today reputation management is at the core of CXOs’ wishlists, and this will give us a huge opportunity to carve a niche in the category. I take this opportunity to thank Samir for reinforcing his confidence in me and allowing me to expedite our vision for the communications business.”
Jain has over 20 years of experience in the communications and PR space. In his last stint of almost a decade with Adfactors PR, he helped build the fintech and new economy space. Shetty, on the other hand, has overall experience of over 27 years, including a 16-year stint at Adfactors PR. He has a deep-rooted understanding of financial markets and financial communications. At Adfactors PR Sudhir, had overseen Public Relations (PR) & Investor Relations (IR) practices that served clients across sectors.