Leo Burnett India has strengthened the senior leadership in its North operations. The agency has appointed Saraswathi Laxman and Gaurav Dudeja as Executive Vice Presidents.
Singapore-based independent agency, BLK J has made five new hires to service its growing list of clients.
The Indian advertising and marketing industry has been witnessing some high decibel moves over the past few months. News of agencies firming up their leadership teams, to that of prominent names making an exit, have been constantly doing the rounds in the media.
Bates Chi&Partners Jakarta has appointed Ratna Puspita as Executive Creative Director.
AIDS Concern is the first non-governmental charity organization established in Hong Kong to address HIV-AIDS care.
Dominic Ng has been appointed CEO of Vizeum China tasked with accelerating the agency’s growth in China. Based in Shanghai, Ng will report to Phil Teeman, Group Managing Director of Dentsu Aegis Network China.
Edelman has appointed Geeta Ramachanran as Business Director, Brand, in Indonesia. She will report to Bobby Arthawan, Head of Brands in Indonesia.
GroupM Thailand has published "Thailand Digital Playbook 2017/2018", an annual report on marketing and consumer trends aimed to highlight best practices for Thailand's digital industry for the upcoming year.
Grey Group has acquired a majority stake in Hug Digital, an independent regional digital marketing agency, based in the Middle East. Founded in 2009 by Oussama Jamal (Chairman) and Tim Baker (Chief Executive Officer), Hug Digital is one of the growing 360°digital agencies in the MENA region.