Managing partner of Publicis Groupe APAC expands her remit yet again, now taking direct responsibility for Greater China, Japan and Korea.
Masako Wakana will take the lead for 'Newco' in Japan, the latest in a drip-feed of ‘NewCo’ country market appointments.
SHANGHAI - It's not often that a journalist's cynicism gets slowly pecked away by a composed Japanese CEO despite to-and-fro language translation. But that's what happened in this exclusive interview with Moto Yamagishi (山岸纪宽), CEO of Dentsu China & North Asia, who is rumoured to be the next Dentsu Aegis Network China honcho.
SEOUL - Aegis Media North Asia has appointed Claire Taylor-Rowe as chief strategy officer, effective immediately.
CHINA - Home-grown brands are making their presence felt in the lifestyles of some Chinese consumers as they gradually move on from a blind pursuit of luxury to seek products that offer a shortcut to a better lifestyle, according to a global branding poll.
HONG KONG - Edelman has promoted Charles Lankester (pictured) to president for North Asia, a newly created position.
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