Company appoints former Tencent executive Tammy Sheu as CEO, moves Alvin Huang into new role as chief commerce officer.
Former CEO of J Walter Thompson Vietnam buys out agency, which will be renamed MullenLowe Mishra.
Takaki Hibino will take on the regional executive chairman role as Nick Waters leaves the region after nine years at the helm.
Matt Parry appointed as MD as CEO Mark Webster continues in chairman role.
The result follows a multi-market pitch.
New Singapore CEO says his immediate focus will be on instilling a startup mentality and rapidly expanding the agency's capabilities, especially in digital.
Singapore, Malaysia and Hong Kong offices will be integrated under the former Possible and XM Asia CEO.
The agency adds two new roles, global chairman and global head of business transformation, as its co-founder prepares to depart for a long break.
Colenso BBDO and Y&R NZ land in the global top five.
THAILAND - Recognising that many Thai people want to live healthier lifestyles, Nestlé Thailand has launched an expansive campaign to promote the idea that small, manageable steps can lead towards that seemingly daunting goal.
Cathay Pacific's rejected same-sex ad shows that promoting inclusivity and equality is not just about statements and policies. Or ads. Sometimes it's about pushing those who need a push.
A new report from pitch and performance consultants R3 suggests that Asia-Pacific is taking the lead when it comes to tech innovations in marketing.
GLOBAL - TBWA has announced a series of changes that will see Keith Smith reducing his role in Asia as Philip Brett is promoted to Asia president and Singapore becomes the network's Asia headquarters. In addition, Joanne Lao will move from Hong Kong to Shanghai as she is promoted to Greater China CEO.
NEW YORK - Japan scored the second-highest point total (behind the US) and both Leo Burnett Sydney and Dentsu landed among the world's top 10 agencies as the One Club presented the 42nd annual One Show Awards Friday evening.
Appointment to handle digital strategy and consultation across Asia comes on the back of two ongoing projects.
LONDON - Dentsu Tokyo's 'Sound of Honda' is the most awarded campaign overall in this year's Gunn Report, released today. Clemenger BBDO (Wellington, Sydney and Melbroune) and BBDO Proximity Singapore are the other APAC agencies among the headline winners.
AUSTRALIA - Mars pet-food brand Pedigree is launching a global campaign that shows dogs bringing out the best in humanity, and Clemenger BBDO Melbourne has created the campaign's first TV spot.
ASIA-PACIFIC - When it comes to watching TV and using mobile devices simultaneously, people in Thailand 'mesh' (consume related content) at well above the global average, while users in Australia tend to 'stack' (use their phone or tablet for something not related to what's on TV), according to the 2014 AdReaction Report from Millward Brown.
GLOBAL - McCann Health has promoted Asia-Pacific leader Amar Urhekar to a newly created position as president for the Americas. Mark Worman, most recently CEO of McCann Health Australia, will lead the Asia-Pacific region from Sydney while also serving in a global marketing role.
From men behaving badly to women ascending to power, a look back at recent coverage of gender-equality in the marketing-communications industry.