Soham Chatterjee

Soham Chatterjee

Sr. Creative at Leo Burnett
Chicago, United States

About me

Soham was born in Calcutta, raised in Bombay and learned how to cook a mean Butter Chicken in Miami. He is an alumnus of Miami Ad School, where he was declared as the most awarded advertising student in the world with over 120 national and international awards including multiple Golds at major shows and even a Grand Clio. Soham has worked in India, Miami, NYC and currently is a Senior Creative at Leo Burnett, Chicago. He also works with Human Rights Foundation as a Creative Director. At Leo Burnett, Soham has picked up plenty of metals at Cannes Lions, Cannes Lions Health, The Clios, The One Show, Cannes Lions, Cannes Lions Health, D&AD, ADC Young Guns, ADC, The Andys, LIA, Facebook Global Awards, Epica Awards etc. His work has been featured in top publications across the world and was even a part of Tate Curated Exhibition He has served as a jury at The One Show, One Show Young Ones, The Clios, Cannes Young Lions, ADC, Webby Awards, AdStars, Creativity International and the New York Festivals. He is also a guest faculty at Miami Ad School, Miami, NYC, Mumbai, Portfolio Center, Atlanta and often speaks at advertising conferences and educational institutions. Soham has been named as one of the 30 under 30 most creative people in advertising by Business Insider. Twice!

Sector Experience


Senior Creative/CW
Chicago, United States
January 2016 - Present (4 years 9 months)
Clients: Kraft, Serta, Eggo, Aldi, Prego, Cheez It, Allstate, Dunkin’, Allstate, Good Starts Young, Allstate Foundation, Kelloggs, Marshalls, Capri Sun, Samsung Global, Jim Beam, McDonald's, Brooks, 5/3 Bank, Donate Life America, D&AD New Blood Shift, Miller High Life, Planters, United Nations, Corona, GMC, Field Museum, VisionWorks, Coors Light, Cadillac, New Business.
Creative Director
Human Rights Foundation
2016 - March 2020 (4 years 2 months)
Flash Drives for Freedom & other Pro Bono Efforts
Miami Ad School Punta Cana
July 2019 - December 2019 (5 months)
Head to HeadInnovative use of Media
Guest Speaker and Portfolio Instructor
Miami, United States
July 2015 - July 2019 (4 years)
Guest Speaker
Miami Ad School Atlanta @ Portfolio Center
October 2017 - November 2017 (1 month)
Freelance Creative CW/AD
Freelance Creative
September 2014 - December 2015 (1 year 3 months)
Agencies: Half Pants, Disco, The Night Agency, Area 51, Cangria, Hopeland, OceaNyc, etc.Clients:Kiehl'sDiet CokeSmartWaterHopelandLouisiana StateNew Business see less
Creative Intern
New York, United States
July 2014 - September 2014 (2 months)
Clients:Johnson & Johnson:ZyrtecStouffer's
Miami, United States
October 2012 - September 2014 (1 year 11 months)
Creative Intern
New York, United States
April 2014 - June 2014 (2 months)
Clients:Land RoverSpecial OlympicsCampbell's SoupChevronBorn To Win Foundation see less


Higher Secondary

June 2020 - June 2020 ()

Diploma in Copywriting

2012 - 2014 (2 years)
Copywriting, Advertising

Bachelor of Mass Media (BMM)

2006 - 2009 (3 years)

Other professional activities

Chicago Portfolio School

July 2019 - Present (1 year 3 months)

PHNX Tribute, Paris

Awards Jury Member

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