Obituary: Brian Harrison

The former chairman of Dentsu Y&R in Japan has died at the age of 74.

Brian Harrison's family has written the following tribute

'Born in Belfast on October 23rd 1942, Brian grew up with two sisters. He graduated from Trinity College Dublin with a Masters degree. After university he took a year off to drive a rally car across Tunisia and Egypt, developing a love for cars that remained throughout his life.

His advertising career started with Ogilvy Mather in the 60s, first in London and then...

To continue reading this article you need to be registered with Campaign. Registration is free and only takes a minute. Register Now or sign in below if you already have an account.

Existing users sign in here

Forgotten Password?

Having trouble signing in?

Contact Customer Support at
cs@haymarket.asia
or call+852 2122 5227

Subscribe

Why Subscribe?

  • Campaign Asia-Pacific online premium content* including in-depth monthly focus on key trends and industry issues
  • Unlimited website access*, and an archive of more than 70,000 articles
  • Regular value-added supplements including brand health checks, sector studies, ad critiques and research charts
  • Daily newsletters and breaking story alerts straight to your inbox
  • New weekly feature articles on the latest research, innovation and marketing trends
  • Be the first to hear about industry events

or call +852 2122 5227
or email subscriptions@campaignasia.com

Campaign Jobs

Follow us

Top news, insights and analysis every weekday

Sign up for Campaign Bulletins

Related Articles

Just Published

Premium
Move and win roundup: Week of September 25, 2017
Premium
15 hours ago

Move and win roundup: Week of September 25, 2017

A weekly collection of notable people moves and account news.

Premium
Photos: CIMB Bank sponsors first Color Run Night in Singapore
Premium
18 hours ago

Photos: CIMB Bank sponsors first Color Run Night in ...

More than 9,000 runners participated in the inaugural night edition of The Color Run in Sentosa Saturday night, presented by CIMB Bank.

Premium
Essence's former Japan head to lead Sumitomo's digital expansion
Premium
18 hours ago

Essence's former Japan head to lead Sumitomo's ...

Daizo Nishitani will lead the conglomerate in its digital media ambitions.

Premium
A tribute to Google’s Shawn Schrader
Premium
18 hours ago

A tribute to Google’s Shawn Schrader

In memory of the well-liked Google and TBWA Hakuhodo creative, we re-publish an article he wrote advising foreign creatives on how to build a career in Japan.