Faaez Samadi
Mar 1, 2019

"It's been a hell of a journey": Nick Waters on exiting Asia

The former APAC CEO of Dentsu Aegis Network sat down with Campaign Asia-Pacific for an exit interview just before leaving for his new London-based role.

Nick Waters

Dentsu Aegis Network DAN announced in December that its longtime APAC CEO, Nick Waters, would be leaving for a new role as executive chairman of DAN UK and Ireland. Before departing, Waters agreed to sit down for an exit interview reflecting on his nine years in the top regional role, the merger of Aegis and Dentsu, what Asia taught him, the biggest challenges the industry faces in this region, and more.

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