Ogilvy thinks Fink
Ogilvy & Mather’s Chief Creative Officer for China, Graham Fink, has been invited to join the Ogilvy Asia Pacific Executive Committee. He joins Piyush Pandey, Executive Chairman and Creative Director, India and South Asia and Eugene Cheong, Chief Creative Officer, Ogilvy Asia Pacific, as creative leaders on the Exco. Fink has only been with the agency seven months but is considered to have already made major contributions to Ogilvy.
Social Strategist joins Saatchi Sydney
Saatchi & Saatchi Sydney has hired Suz Koch in a newly created role as Social Strategist. She joins form Yahoo!7 where she worked for four years. She was brought on board by Jason Lonsdale, Executive Planning Director, who is himself new to the agency.
Jarvie oversees MediaCom in Asia
Euan Jarvie has moved from MediaCom in the USA where he was Chief Operations Officer to the same role for the EMEA region. Jarvie joined in 1997 where he established the Scottish Edinburgh office. Prior to joining MediaCom, Jarvie worked at a number of agencies including WWAV Rapp Collins, O&M Media, Carat and Zenith Media.
Lightfoot moves to Isobar Asia
Rohan Lightfoot moves from Carat China where he was Client Business Director to join Isobar Asia Pacific as Integrated Business Director. He will continue to work on a shared piece of business – adidas. He has spent 15 years in media in the United Kingdom, United States and China. He will report to Jean Lin, CEO of Isobar Asia Pacific.
brandRapport strengthens staff
Ross Collett, formerly seconded from the Group’s UK office, has taken over full-time management of the Hong Kong office of sports and marketing agency brandRapport. Collett has over 15 years of experience across sports, entertainment, retail and licensing. In London, he led campaigns on Camper, Chivas Regal and Vodafone.
Joining him as Senior Account Manager is Amy Tsang. Tsang has had nine years of experience in sports and consumer PR. She joins from KCE Sports and Entertainment where she was responsible for all the media activity around the Hong Kong Tennis Classic. Prior to that, she handle consumer and lifestyle PR at Elkhorn Enterprises.