Vikkal Parikh

Director/Creative Director

Vikkal Parikh is the award-winning creative director at Ataboy. Born and raised in Mumbai, Vikkal trained as an architect before coming to the U.S. to get his MFA in computer art from Savannah College of Art and Design. Starting out as an art director for MTV, Vikkal then freelanced as a designer/animator in New York before joining Red Car in 2006.

In 2009 he was named Creative Director of Red Car’s new design/graphics division, Redhead. Clients included Burger King, Puma, HBO, Ad Council, Nickelodeon, Dell, and Verizon Fios. He moved on in 2011 to form Ataboy.

In his free time you can find Vikkal playing for the Hoboken Cricket Club.