Jenny Chan 陳詠欣
Sep 19, 2013

David Ko, Angelo Umali found firm to generate digital 'Daylight'

HONG KONG - David Ko, who had a good innings at his previous gig as the Asia-Pacific leader for Waggener Edstrom, has founded a digital marketing consultancy that wants to woo daring clients, since large conglomerate agencies "just don't do edgy work because they want to be safe and not screw up".

As APAC executive vice president of Waggener Edstrom, Ko used to lead operations comprising offices in China Beijing and Shanghai, Hong Kong, Singapore, and India Mumbai, Delhi, Bangalore, as well as joint ventures in South Korea and Australia. He took a sabbatical in February 2013 after almost eight years at the PR agency.

Ko has since teamed up with Angelo Umali, who hailed from Agilent Technologies, to start Daylight Partnership. I want it...

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