Grammatik appoints former Sky Movies and MPC Head of Marketing, Glenn Matchett, as Managing Director

Grammatik appoints former Sky Movies and MPC Head of Marketing, Glenn Matchett, as Managing Director

Technology PR & marketing agency, Grammatik, has appointed Glenn Matchett as Managing Director. In this new role, Matchett will work alongside the CEO, drawing on his experience from globally recognised entertainment businesses like MPC, Sky, UKTV and Virgin Media. Matchett will lead the overall focus for Grammatik’s client portfolio, overseeing the management team and developing […]

Artefact expands UK leadership team with additional senior hire

Artefact expands UK leadership team with additional senior hire

Artefact, one of Europe’s largest independent data-driven marketing group, listed on the French Euronext Stock Exchange, has appointed Sarah De Martin as UK managing director. Sarah was previously managing partner at OMD EMEA, and before that was at IPG Mediabrands’ Initiative and Starcom Mediavest Group. She brings more than 15 years of global and local UK […]

PrettyGreen announces new Managing Director by promoting Sarah Henderson

PrettyGreen announces new Managing Director by promoting Sarah Henderson

Entertainment, sport and lifestyle agency, PrettyGreen, announced Sarah Henderson’s promotion to the Board and to Managing Director.  Since joining PrettyGreen to lead the Cadbury London 2012 Olympic account in 2011, Sarah Henderson has been instrumental in helping establish PrettyGreen as a leading independent Entertainment, Sport and Lifestyle PR Agency.  Henderson said: “It’s an honour to step into […]

Havas Group Media appoints Wavemaker’s Ailsa Buckley as Deputy Managing Director

Havas Group Media appoints Wavemaker’s Ailsa Buckley as Deputy Managing Director

Havas Group Media has announced the appointment of Ailsa Buckley to the newly-created role of Deputy Managing Director as it seeks to further strengthen its leadership team. Buckley joins from Wavemaker, where she was General Manager, leading the agency’s L’Oreal business with a focus on digital transformation, and heading up a number of key internal […]

Clarity PR appoints Rachel Gilley as UK Managing Director

Clarity PR appoints Rachel Gilley as UK Managing Director

Clarity PR announced that Rachel Gilley has been appointed as UK Managing Director, from January. Gilley was formerly Managing Director at brand communications agency Bite Global; she held numerous leadership positions during her 19 years with the renowned tech agency. The appointment of Gilley to lead Clarity’s London office comes following a year of aggressive expansion […]

Y&R London appoints Sunshine’s Katie Lee as Managing Director

Y&R London appoints Sunshine’s Katie Lee as Managing Director

Y&R London has appointed Katie Lee, currently MD at Sunshine, as its new managing director to bring further experience and dynamism to the business. The appointment is the first major management hiring by Paul Lawson since he joined as CEO in October last year. In her new role Katie will sit on the Exec Management […]

Saatchi & Saatchi London unveils leadership line-up

Saatchi & Saatchi London unveils leadership line-up

Saatchi & Saatchi London has promoted Sam Hawkey and Larissa Vince to the roles of chief operating officer and managing director respectively. Sam, who has been promoted from managing director, will lead the agency’s vision and direction, and have responsibility for its commercial performance. Larissa has been promoted from chief growth officer, and will continue […]

GOOD appoints Barney Cockerell as Creative Director in a number of senior management moves

GOOD appoints Barney Cockerell as Creative Director in a number of senior management moves

It has been a great year for GOOD. The agency has grown by 50%, has added NSPCC, ShelterBox and Plan International UK, amongst others, to its client roster and has celebrated incredible work including DRTV for WaterAid, Dogs Trust Puppy Playgroup and international sustainability and responsibility for Pernod Ricard. Following on from these successes, GOOD […]

Havas helia appoints Louise Whitcombe as Group Managing Director

Havas helia appoints Louise Whitcombe as Group Managing Director

Havas helia is strengthening its senior leadership with the appointment of Louise Whitcombe, current COO at LIDA, as Group Managing Director. Whitcombe will lead the helia Group agencies across London and Cirencester. Whitcombe started her career at GGT Direct before senior leadership roles at Lowe and DraftFcb. She became Deputy Managing Director at LIDA before […]