Clarissa Sebag-Montefiore

Nov 13, 2017

China’s next export boom: Innovative brands

‘Made in China’ is undergoing a revolution with world-leading innovation opening new doors. But even the best brands need strong marketing.

Jun 27, 2017

New ball game: Can consultancies simply buy creativity?

Accountancy and consultancy firms are snapping up creative and design agencies in an aggressive move to eat adland’s lunch. But can they bridge the cultural divide?

May 30, 2017

New balls and rules for Asia, please

Sports organising bodies and entrepreneurs are stepping up to the plate to deliver new formats and fast-paced tournaments that will engage today’s connected Asian audiences.

Feb 13, 2017

Us vs them: Asian brand nationalism

Rising protectionist sentiment worldwide is sparking fresh tensions. Asia is not immune—and neither are the big brands.

May 9, 2016

Diversity in APAC marketing and comms: Enough lip ...

It’s time the industry stopped talking about diversity in the workplace and actually started to make it happen.

Jan 7, 2016

How Asia's ecommerce giants are burnishing their brands

Global ambitions and investor pressure prompt internet firms in China and India to change advertising tactics, writes Clarissa Sebag-Montefiore.