“Avant Garde” is a marketing consultancy that provides a proficient platform for international luxury hospitality brands to tap the burgeoning Indian market, with its array of consultative services that are customized to suit individual client expectations. "Avant Garde Consulting" is dedicated to delivering the highest value to its discerning clients and business associates.
Our portfolio represents a collection of unique hospitality brands that have an analogous marketing philosophy and market segmentation.
Our modus operandi is a continually evolving one, to adapt to the constantly changing market landscape, thereby setting ourselves and our associates apart.
Avant Garde aims to cater to a brand conscious and sophisticated audience of the elite urban.
Marketing professional with 16 years of experience in Luxury Brand Marketing, Public Relations & Consultative Sales/Client Servicing.
She managed sales, marketing and promotional activities including partnerships and Public Relations for “The Leading Hotels of the World, Ltd” India office (2006 – 2012).
Acquired an academic specialization to back her interest in Digital Marketing, from a renowned institution in London, before coming on board as Partner at Avant Garde Consulting in 2013.
Adept at collaborating with diverse teams across the world & implementing high-profile, content-based marketing programs aimed to develop the business, by way of establishing strong client relationships with a service oriented client centric approach to create high value/ extremely customized experiences.
Accomplished in creating integrated strategies to develop new/ existing brand/ product evolution and media endorsement using PR engagements, effective media planning & innovative marketing tools, with an in depth understanding of the digital business, including the importance of Search, Content Marketing, SEO, SEM, Analytics, Media Planning/Buying, Social Media & Corporate Branding in a Social world.
A multifaceted professional having a strong sales and marketing background, Kunal Munshaw has a diversified experience in a variety of business sectors.
A sound foundation laid through his schooling years at Campion School, Mumbai followed by a life transforming and enriching education at India's leading boarding school Mayo College Ajmer, Kunal has been a keen leaner, an avid reader, a people's person and an extremely hands on person since his early years.
He kick started his career with a brief stint at Beacon Holidays, spearheaded by his mother Heena Munshaw , specialising in destination marketing, and then went on to join forces with Amadeus India Private Ltd. A star performer in Western Region Sales, Kunal acquired new businesses, relationships and accounts for Amadeus notably the coveted Thomas Cook Pan India account within his 1st 3 months of joining them.
After a successful inning with the GDS giant, he took over Pan India Sales for family run company Texind Corporation, Sole Distributor for leading German warp tying machine Knotex Machinenbau GMBH and successfully expanded the client portfolio for the same including the likes of Mandhana, Welspun, Raymond et al.
He also discovered and marketed premium masala tea beverage Chai - Instant Tea to leading International airlines such as Air France, Qantas, Virgin etc, luxury boutique hotels in India as well some boutique