Jenny Chan 陳詠欣
Mar 7, 2016

Former Leo Burnett CEO Donald Chan named Havas China creative CEO

SHANGHAI - Havas China has appointed industry heavyweight Donald Chan (陈念端) as CEO of its creative operation, effective 28 March. Chan's last high-profile role was CEO of Leo Burnett China, a position he left over a year ago.

Donald Chan

Chan spent the intervening year in some project-based consulting for startups. In his new role, he will spearhead Havas’ creative offering with a special focus on Shanghai, Beijing and Guangzhou. He will report directly to Mason Lin 林名正, chairman of Havas Creative Group Greater China.

The China CEO role was empty with Lin running the whole operation since Edward Su 苏立 vacated his position in March 2015 to work for Youku Tudou....

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