The team works in their garden office amongst their cats and the king fishers of
Nawala, where good humour and herbally infused teas create the perfect setting
for that elusive, creative solution.
Design / Brand Strategist
Mahen Chanmugam has been in the business of media communication since 1982. He started his career as a graphic designer with Team Advertising in Colombo, and moved to Hong Kong to work full time as illustrator/art director for Time Warners Asiaweek Magazine. He was eventually recruited by HBM Publishing in Hong Kong and moved to the Singapore office in 1994 as Editorial/Creative Director, where he headed a team that was responsible for planning and producing a host of high quality publications, including Singapore’s largest circulating magazine. He launched MCN Creative Associates in Singapore in early 1997 and became an active member of the Design Association of Singapore. He came back to Sri Lanka in 2004 and worked for Q&E Advertising (Pvt) Ltd as Creative Director before relaunching MCN in Sri Lanka in 2006.
Limitless energy, dedication and an unflinching commitment to quality has been Mahen’s driving force, in a career that spans 31 years as a visual communicator and as an artist (www.ganeshism.com). His pleasure: running wild in his Royal Enfield when there's no one on the roads...