Staff Reporters
Aug 15, 2016

DigitasLBi hires Lyndon Hale as ECD for APAC

Hale was most recently ECD at Orchard in Sydney.

Lyndon Hale
Lyndon Hale

ASIA PACIFIC - DigitasLBi has hired Lyndon Hale as regional executive creative director for APAC.

He was most recently ECD for the Sydney-based independent agency Orchard. 

Based in Hong Kong, he will report to international chief creative officer Chris Clarke and Annette Male, CEO APAC, and will oversee the company's offices in Singapore, Australia, India and Hong Kong and Japan.

In a statement, Hale said his immediate focus in the new role, will be to create a structure that “enables top quality work at the fast pace” that is required by clients in the region.

Male described Hale as a “fantastic addition” to the agency’s creative team; boasting a “strong creative track record and breadth of experience” working on a global scale as well as across the APAC region.

Hale has 30 years of industry experience in markets including Japan, South Africa and the UK.

Clarke and Hale were creative partner at Wheel in the UK.

Related Articles

Just Published

1 day ago

Mindshare adds dedicated China leadership

EXCLUSIVE: APAC CEO Amrita Randhawa has relinquished her China responsibilities to two new leaders, Benjamin Condit and Linda Lin.

1 day ago

Pinterest unveils new tools and insights for marketers

Major takeaways from the platform’s first global advertiser summit.

1 day ago

Crash Course: How to develop a content strategy

You know content should be a key part of your overall brand strategy, but where do you start? This course explains the key steps you should take to ensure an effective content journey.

1 day ago

The unlimited potential of live storytelling in ...

Brands like Standard Chartered, Uber Eats and Mastercard achieve impact by marrying human emotions with the unpredictability and excitement of live sports.