Radha Chakraborty, Creative Director
Radha oversees and edits creative content generated by DMI's team of scriptwriters in Burkina Faso for DMI's mass media campaigns. Prior to joining DMI, she was Operations Director at Comic Relief, which runs the UK's largest single public media campaign. During her tenure, Comic Relief achieved its highest ever fundraising figure (£104m in 2011). She is the producer and co-writer of a number of feature films, commercials and short films, including New Year's Eve (starring Keira Knightley and winner of Best British Short Film and Sky Movies Best Short Films of The Year), Someone Else (starring Stephen Mangan and winner of Variety Critics' Choice at Cannes), and Honeymooner. Radha has had a parallel career as a management consultant; after a mathematics degree at Imperial College she qualified as a Chartered Accountant and Chartered Tax Advisor at PWC, and worked at Shell before becoming a partner at Towers Perrin (now Towers Watson), where she currently leads one of their UK practices.