Ex-Mindshare CEO Emery is “not interested” in revenge and has written a novel about advertising.
Former Mindshare leader will enjoy $300 million war chest.
Mindshare and Dentsu are the incumbents.
AGENCY REPORT CARD: The GroupM giant believes its early bets on key growth areas such as ecommerce and ability to redeploy rather than fire talent during Covid-19 helped reassure clients of its stability, despite being marred by the contentious exit of its global CEO.
She will start as Southeast Asia group CEO on June 1.
EXCLUSIVE: APAC CEO Amrita Randhawa has relinquished her China responsibilities to two new leaders, Benjamin Condit and Linda Lin.
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