About
Think Design Asia


We bring a personal and effective approach
to every project we work on, which is why
our clients love us
and why they keep coming back.

ThinkDesignAsia (TDA) is a Design Agency specialised in Communications, Designing and Events for Corporate and Retail Markets. Formerly known as Brand Communiqué, the company was incorporated in 2013. TDA’s office is located in Mumbai, India, with a client base that covers the entire India, parts of Middle East and South East Asia.

We are a team of 5 people with several associate professionals whose services are availed for specialised assignments.

TDA demonstrates a unique set of skills to provide highly successful Creative and Brand Identity Solutions for a wide range of industries.

TDA’s work is like an orchestra where many instruments play in harmony to create a symphony. The many components of a Company’s communications must be in harmony with one another to maintain brand synergy and instill credibility.

OUR STRENGTHS

Our strength is derived from our creative acumen and the trusted relationships we establish with our clients & strategic partners. Our track record of integrating successful branding experiences into highly functional communications has given us recognition and the satisfaction of knowing that we truly make a difference!

TDA's focus is on combining high standard design execution with intelligent strategy. This is our cutting edge. We channelize our skills towards providing positive results for our clientele, because we believe in growing with our clientele.

We are of modest size but do innovative work. Our reputation and passion for our craft has resulted in a consistent project workload since our conception in 2013. We have accomplished this by listening to the needs of our clients, involving ourselves in their processes, knowing their business in-depth and understanding their goals.

OUR PHILOSOPHY

Clients: We believe that in order to succeed we must contribute to the success of our clients.

Staff: Our performance and abilities are only as good as the personnel we are able to attract, train and retain.

Technology: A cornerstone of our philosophy is to embrace and adopt new technologies and methodologies to the advantage of our clients and our business.

Co-operation: We encourage co-operation and communication amidst our personnel, and work with associates to the best advantage of clients.

Growth: It is our view that growth of our business must be in response to the requirements of clients.

OUR
Team

Rudra (Nikhil) MP

Creative Director

Outspoken by nature but a thorough professional by karma, Rudra wears his heart on his sleeves. A person who calls a spade a spade, he's got over two decades of experience in Corporate Brand Development, Advertising, Marketing and Print Graphics grounded into him. Hardcore, on the field experience, coupled with a headstrong attitude and excellent management capabilities are what put him at the forefront. He is also a born fine artist and illustrator.

Rudra was born into an advertising family. His father Mohan was with JWT and his mother Shaila was with Films Division, both having won President's Awards and international awards in creative. Rudra's father later set up his own design agency 'Mohanmurali' in 1965 designing Gramaphone Record Covers for HMV, CBS and many more. Rudra's first job was in his father's agency's Art Department preparing illustrations and print-ready artworks for various clients. Rudra's work has featured in national publications such as Indian Express, Femina, The Blitz and Times of India.

Prior to TDA, Rudra was with ITL Communications, an INS Accredited Ad Agency, as Head Operations, handling business development and creative. He's earned his piece of cake and share of accolades working with diverse transnational groups in the field of Media & Entertainment, Architecture, Advertising, Production, Infrastructure Development & Logistics.

His rich and extensive experience in handling multi-geographical, multi-cultural teams reflects in the work he has undertaken for conglomerates such as ITL GROUP Advertising, Della Tecnica Group, Essel Group / Zee TV, Lemuir Group & AEI Logistics, FCB ULKA Advertising, and Indian Express Group. The clientele he has serviced include Rolls-Royce, Garnier, Amul-NDDB, Panasonic, ITC, ICICI, Lanxess- Bayer, Casa Décor-Italy, Zandu Pharmaceuticals, Intel, Nirma, Voltas, CEAT, Wipro Baby Soft, Godrej, TCS Consultancy, DSJ Group (Finance & Agrotech), Centurion Bank, Parasrampuria Group, Jet Airways, Air India and many more.

Namrata (Nomi) Paralkar

Production Head (TDA) & Producer Nomi Films

Le Jovial and level-headed might sound an oxymoron, but Nomi personifies all this and more. She has over 25 years' background in the Global Media Industry involving TV channels and media conglomerates. Hailing from a family of artists, she has been trained from a very young age in the visual arts. Being an effortless multi-tasker, donning several hats while sharing varied responsibilities comes naturally to her.
A hard worker to the core, she is also a sincere and dedicated team player with specialisation in Co-ordination & Crew Management. Nomi's 18 years in Singapore, saw her in a leadership role at a private enterprise producing Films, Advertising, Documentaries, Events and Concerts. Organizations which have benefitted from her expertise include MediaCorp, Ministry of Manpower Singapore, Ogilvy & Mather, IBM, BBC, Star TV, Porsche, Puma, The Independent–UK, Eurostar, ABP News and many others.

Samit (Sam) Bhulawala

Web Developer & Web Architect

Sam’s a Designer with specialisation in Web Media. His core competence lies in Web Media and Applications Development. He is an integral part of our Designing and Communications team.

He is in sync with the state-of-the-art Web Technology and possesses an advanced understanding of most digital environments. He advises on Brand Application within Web Media and assembles specific development teams to provide the best solutions for our clients' online requirements.

Sam also provides Graphic Design Support and Program Development for print collaterals, signages, way-finding and interpretive environments. He executes project specifications, assists with account traffic and manages production. During the past 8 years, his creative skills have produced exemplary Website Designs & Graphics for many national and international clients.

Donagh (Don) Sequeira

Technical & Project Director

Even after all these years of experiencing ups and downs in the industry, Don comes across as someone who can go through a storm without batting an eyelid. He has gained experience in one of the most dynamic media of entertainment at home – the idiot box or TV. Over the years he has learnt a lot and performed his share of duties by helping TV channels broadcast Programmes and Events, installing facilities for Star TV, S1 TV, Makkal TV, TV9 , Space TV, Shamol Bangla in Bangladesh etc.

Don has a natural inclination towards technology and hence has been drawn towards projects involving technical expertise such as mega scale events for TV, Large Venue Events, Live Broadcasts, Game shows such as Kaun Banega Crorepati, Big Boss Seasons, Cricket & Football Matches, Filmfare Awards Shows, Beauty Pageants across Singapore, Malaysia, Dubai and the UK. Besides these, he has also undertaken assignments for the Sri Lankan Government during the South Asian Federation Games 2006, Kharif Festival for Government of Oman and ER for Discovery Channel.

Apart from co-ordinating prestigious product launches for companies such as Unilever, Sony, Volkswagen, Nokia etc., from time to time he has also provided Technical Direction and Management to companies such as STAR TV, Endemol India , Wizcraft, Cineyug, Times 360, Fountainhead, Nomi Films, Percept D Mark and a host of others.

A true artist
is not one who is inspired,
but one who inspires others.