Benjamin Li
Apr 11, 2014

Alan Huang to join JWT Taipei as general manager

TAIPEI – Alan Huang (黃國燦), currently GM of local agency Ideata (異言堂廣告), will take up the general manager’s role at JWT Taipei starting in May.

Alan Huang
Alan Huang

Huang (pictured) will report to the agency’s MD, Evan Teng.

The agency announced the news internally on 8 April. Huang’s key responsibility will be new business development. JWT Taipei has been operating without a GM in the recent past.

An experienced ad man in Taiwan, Huang was previously GM of Leo Burnett Taiwan and long-serving GM at Batey Advertising.

A source close to the agency commented that Huang has more senior experience than his new boss, Teng, who could not be reached for comment. Huang declined to comment.


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