Robert Sawatzky

Apr 9, 2024

AKQA brings in Nobuhiro Arai as its new Tokyo ECD

The award-winning creative director joins AKQA from TBWA Hakuhodo in a bid to connect the WPP design-led innovation agency more strongly to Japanese culture.

Mar 25, 2024

Wavemaker chiefs vow client-centricity while ...

CEO Toby Jenner brought in Sindhuja Rai from Mondelez to make the APAC business more client-friendly. Broader changes at GroupM will further facilitate this, they argue.

Mar 15, 2024

‘Turkeys don’t vote for Christmas’: Martin Sorrell ...

SPIKES ASIA 2024: Like it or not, technology is not done revolutionising the marcomms industry, and agency networks need tech-minded people, transparent relationships and the right global addresses to survive, he said.

Jan 18, 2024

Publicis Groupe acquires AKA Asia

The Singapore-based communications agency will work alongside MSL as part of the Groupe’s Influence practice.

Jan 11, 2024

Why BBDO chief Andrew Robertson sees such value in ...

SPIKES PREVIEW: Ahead of his keynote at Spikes Asia, the global CEO doubles down on his advocacy for bringing back humour in advertising—despite how difficult it can be to pull off—with or without AI.

Dec 21, 2023

Helping Santa stay undetected from surveillance ...

INSPIRATION STATION: As surveillance technology encroaches on the secretive nature of Santa's annual mission, creative agency Amplify has designed special suits for St. Nick to avoid detection in key cities around the globe.