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At Beanstalk,
we believe creativity
needs to serve
a purpose.
Just being different
solves nothing.


it through.

Never leave an idea unfinished; explore it, stretch it, argue with it – an idea has a million plus one possibilities.




A chance for customers to interact with a brand, a chance for them to look at a brand differently, a chance for brand aspirants to become users... a chance is what everyone seeks.




Faith can move mountains. Confidence can move hearts. And increase share-of-heart: scoring over share-of-mind and edging out share-of-voice.


We’re not just about work
that turns heads,
rather we're about work that
turns things on its head.
Beanstalk Asia Office

think creative

Think it through.

The operative word here is Head. We take things head on – putting our heart and soul into making brands achieve their potential. There is nothing obvious, nothing gratuitious and nothing run of the mill in our approach. We are led by the two I’s - Imagination and Intelligence.

But you will find no “I”s here: it’s teamwork all the way.

There are no formulas here at work, every challenge needs a unique approach.

our values

make good business sense







our services

the team

Upendra | Founder & Director

Upendra Singh Thakur

Founder & Director

Upendra is a thoroughbred entrepreneur who guards his independence with a ferocity that would make all four generation of his army ancestors proud. At age fourteen, armed with nothing more than a Dr. Stephen Covey inspired dream he quit the safe environs of his native Dalhousie for Mumbai. At twenty one, he had his own agency to show for the effort. Upendra brings to the table, the experience of leading the Business from the front and managing client relationships at BASF - The Chemical Company, Times Multimedia, MiDDay, Times Music, Edelweiss, HDFC Ergo, Principal Retirement Advisors, Apollo Hospital, Crossroads, Hutchinson 3 Global Services, Sunteck Realty, Sheltrex, Narang Civilisation, Nahar Amrit Shakti, Divine Solitaires, VKL Seasoning, Sahayog Dairy, Gufic Biosciences, Ace Agro, CNBC,,, Nick TV, Vh1, IDFC, Future Media, Kasyap Industries, Talwalkars, The United Sports bar & grill and China Gate Group of restaurants amongst a host of other clients. He has been the chief architect for setting up a strong audio/visual and digital division in the agency. And lastly there is the very special relationship at Dr. Covey's. Who he helped launch in India.

Malini | Co-Founder & Director

Malini Sharma Thakur

Co-Founder & Director

Malini is a seasoned communications professional with over 15 years of Public Relations Experience in both corporate and the agency side of the business. Over these years, Malini has worked on sectors such as eCommerce, Retail, Fashion & Lifestyle, Telecom, Real Estate & Infrastructure, BFSI, Chemicals to name a few, Corporates like eBay India and Shoppers Stop Limited and reputed public relations companies such as Genesis Burson-Marsteller, Perfect Relations and Image Inc.

Aman | Co-founder & Director,<br>Beanstalk Asia Nepal

Aman Singh Pradhan

Co-founder & Director,
Beanstalk Asia Nepal

If Nepal gives a feeling of serenity and knowledge, no one exudes it better than Aman Singh Pradhan. He can aptly stake claim to being a model business-person. Today, he is well known as one of Nepal's premier professionals in the field of marketing, sales and supply chain management - but, in the past, he had carved a niche for himself as one of Nepal's leading models. An extremely affable personality, Aman Singh Pradhan didn't take the soft route to professional growth, though he hails from a reputed family of the Munshi Pradhans of Kathmandu family comprising eminent politicians, engineers and doctors. He started his own business, and this ability to take on challenges saw him donning recently a very crucial role in the development of Beanstalk Asia's footprint in Nepal. According to people who have known Aman Singh Pradhan through the ages, what stands him in good stead is his positive attitude and oodles of self motivation.

Subodh | Consultant, Strategy, <br>Planning & New Businesses

Subodh Thapa

Consultant, Strategy,
Planning & New Businesses

Affable - that is the peg on which you first put your hat on when describing Subodh Thapa. The man with the merry twinkling eyes!

But then, these eyes that seem to smile also have a penchant for seeing things beyond the obvious. Professionals in the know have applauded sharpness and perspicacity in matters of business. Nepal hardly needs an introduction to Subodh Thapa, the man who wears various hats: Entrepreneur, Hotelier, Trainer and Marketing Expert.

An alumnus of the prestigious Oberoi School of Hotel Management, he possesses over 25 years' experience in the fields of operations and marketing of deluxe hotel products. Chief among them being his stints at the Soaltee Oberoi (later christened, The Soaltee Crowne Plaza, Kathmandu), Dusit Thani Fulbari Resort, Pokhara and the Hyatt Regency Kathmandu, where he spearheaded efforts as the Director of Marketing. A dazzling and lustrous career indeed, which can trace its roots back to the time when he was awarded the awarded the Rai Bahadur M S Oberoi Gold Medal!

With his vast experience in the hospitality industry, Subodh is a veritable source of knowledge, acumen and inspiration. No wonder, CG Hotels & Resorts, Zinc Hotels & Resorts, The Australian Embassy in Nepal, Continental Group, the Tilganga Institute of Ophthalmology and Le Meridien Golf & Spa Resort, among others have tapped into his expertise and currently avail of his services as a Management Consultant on their various ongoing projects.

Subodh believes that a person expands his/her vision by travelling: hence he makes it a point to travel extensively within the region as well as internationally. And when he is not travelling or training people at banks, Airlines Hotel Management Colleges and INGOs, you will find him curled up with a book, or sweating it out at the tennis courts or teeing off at the greens.


 | Chief Executive Officer


Chief Executive Officer

An astute professional with over 25 years of rich experience in Strategic Planning, Brand Management & Marketing Communications. Pawanhas expertise in development & implementation of above the line and below the line brand campaigns and has previously worked on brands like Cisco, JK Tyre, Axis Bank, Campus Shoes, Ericsson, Samsung, ITC, TATA Tiscon, HCL, Hyundai, Citibank, DLF Pramerica,Osram, Toyota, Supertech, Yamaha, Pioneer, Tata steel, to name a few. Hands on experience in charting out marketing strategies to enhance business volumes & growth to achieve profitability norms, Pawanleads the agency+clientrelationship and new business development and is based in Delhi.


 | Strategy & Planning & New Businesses

S.K.M. Farid

Strategy & Planning & New Businesses

S.K.M. Faridhis a highly accomplished professional with over 22 years of experience in Strategic Planning, Sales & Marketing, Business Development and Team Management with an MBA in Marketing Management. He has also worked at Narayana Health's SrccChildren's Hospital as Head-Sales and Marketing , Kohinoor Hospital as Head-Strategy. He was appointed has Manager (Sales and Marketing) at FORTIS HIRANANDANI HOSPITAL. Worked at Asian Heart Institute as Mumbai Deputy Manager (Sales and Marketing). With his vast experience in the industry,Faridhis a veritable source of Strategy, Execution and Leadership , Revenue Growth and Profitability , Sales & Marketing Strategy, Business Development , Relationship Management , Channel Management, Opportunity Identification, Market Penetration, Brand Development, Risk Mitigation, Resource Optimization, Team Building & Leadership.

Amitabh | Strategy & Planning

Amitabh Chaterjee

Strategy & Planning

Amitabh has worked at JWT for a sizeable number of years. He has also worked at R K Swamy/BBDO where he was as part of the team working on the Mercedes Benz business and involved in the launch of the E-Class, S-Class and the C-Class. He has also successfully handled other major brands such as Zatak, DeBeers, Ring Guard, Visa, Diageo, Baskin Robbins, Kellogs, Lux and Sunsilk, Pears, Reliance Life Insurance, Promise Toothaste, Pidilite, Dalda, D'cold Total, Amul Macho amongst others. Amitabh's last stint was at Saints and Warriors where he was a part of the core creative team working on various key accounts such as Skoda, Amul Macho, Frankfinn, Faber amongst others. Amitabh along with his Art partner Raja Haldankar had led the creative team on the Skoda business at Saints & Warriors till May 17, 2010. They had been the key members of the team behind the campaigns on Skoda Fabia, Skoda Superb, Skoda Laura and Skoda Yeti.

Naresh | Sr. Art Director

Naresh Mestry

Sr. Art Director

They say, great things come in small packages, one look at Naresh and you will know why. A thinker, a believer and most importantly a doer. The sheer frequency, with which he pulls out those ideas from his creative hat, would put even the great Houdini to shame. Juxtaposing art with reality is his favourite pastime. A ring master in this creative circus but unlike the real one, he extorts the artistic animals to break their shackles and escape the boundaries of mediocrity. A Fine Arts Graduate from Mumbai University, He has given over a decade of his lifetime to creatives and design, working for firms like Origin Beanstalk, JWT-Mumbai, Thinkers and Media Lounge, Naresh has also catered to a diverse range of clientele like BASF, Zoom, Radiocity, Mid Day, Godrej, FeDEx, Edelweiss, and Nickelodeon. He has won the International News Media Association (INMA) Award for his contribution for Mid Day.

Gobinda | Creative Head Art


Creative Head Art

"The creative art is captured through the mind that visualizes the unseen". With 13 years of experience in the creative world, he took off from the "Rabindra Bharti University in Kolkata" as a Fine Arts Graduate, working with some of the Top Notch advertising agencies in India like JWT, Percept/H, Mullen Lintas, Rediffusion Y&R, L&K Saatchi & Saatchi. He has worked on brands such as GSK- Horlicks, Hero MotoCorp, Dabur, Canon, Amway, Bharti Walmart, Pizza Hut, Havells, Tupperware, Honeywell, Videocon and many more. He has been honoured at Goa Fest, Kyoorius Creative Award and GSK Spirits for his outstanding works.

Shanu | Web Development Head

Shahnawaz Shaikh

Web Development Head

U will be amazed to know what I do to my X (s)... Please, please stop your imagination from going wild and viral; it's nothing that you are thinking of but everything that you need to be - an arm of Digital India. That"s how we would like to introduce our Digi-man Mohammed Shahnawaz. 14 years ago, he was caught in the web of things and here he is with expertise in HTML5, CSS3, Jquery, MySQL, PHP, Wordpress and Magento etc. After 14 years, 'vanvas' ends, but his journey has started just the way it was 14 years ago. His exuberance, enthusiasm and excitement for the symbol 'e' is never-ending. His code of conduct with Times Multimedia, CNBC TV18, Midday, BASF, Vodafone, Godrej, FeDEx, Edelweiss, and Nickelodeon has made him determined to decode a few more AD-ventures, digitally. And do you know, he is a great fan of Spider-Man. Why? 'Coz he believes Spider-Man is a web developer. Shhh... Keep it secret.

Pinki | Head - Admin & HR

Pinki Parikh

Head - Admin & HR

Pinki is one of the core team members and the backbone of the company. She is elegant and impressive, and a pro at handling administrative responsibilities and making sure that all processes fall in place in the office. Her broad experience in business management and human resources management makes her the most candid human being. She is an avid reader and a very positive person in life.

Reeta | Accounts Head

Reeta Singh

Accounts Head

She is somebody to bank on when it comes to capital assets and financing. She is disciplined and principled in equal measure. An aversion to shortcuts in financing sets her apart. She is indispensable, since nobody understands the nitty-gritty of the finance industry better than her. With more than 15 years' experience in financial management, she is a prized asset like no other.

Pratibha | Sr. Client Servicing Associate

Pratibha Mishra

Sr. Client Servicing Associate

She is that one vivacious super model and a selfie queen who desires to have everything perfect in life. A newbie in advertising and client servicing, she can give seasoned professionals a run for their money. Her capability to intelligently manage her clients, projects and assignments makes her one for the future. She holds a Masters in Mass Communication and Journalism and is an asset to clients like Sodexo, Capital First, Divine Solitaires, etc.

Darshan | Digital Marketing Executive

Darshan Jadhav

Digital Marketing Executive

Chaitanya | Sr. Art Director

Chaitanya Kulkarni

Sr. Art Director

Shravani | Art Director

Shravani Jadhav

Art Director

Sanket Kesarkar | Sr. Client Servicing Associate
Sanket Kesarkar


Sr. Client Servicing Associate

 | Sr. Graphic Designer

Sagar Andhare

Sr. Graphic Designer

 | Graphic Designer

Namdev Paradhi

Graphic Designer


 | Copy Writer

Nidhi (Vyas)

Copy Writer

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We believe real
creativity lies in creating
a new way
of looking at things.



Beanstalk Asia has what it takes to developing and marketing brands. Think of us when you need intuitive ideas, strategic planning and effective creativity. We are dogged, we are relentless – we care for our clients’ brands as much as they do. We’re about creating excitement in everything we touch.

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our services

what we are good at.

For years, we’ve been creating inspiring and insightful marketing communications – online and offline, all underpinned by strategy.

Adopting a truly integrated approach, we always create the unexpected for our clients. Always striving to go beyond the norm.

We embrace the unusual and are bold, brave and fearless in our pursuit of perfection. It’s what makes us different.

That’s why we’re Beanstalk Asia


it through

  • Research
  • Strategy
  • Planning
  • Positioning
  • Copywriting
  • Strategic Plans



  • Brand Creation
  • Brand Identity
  • Digital Design & Build
  • Motion Design & Animation
  • Design for Print
  • ‘Big Idea’ Campaigns



  • Project Management
  • Print Management
  • Managed Event Service
  • Photography
  • Film Production
  • Evaluation

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