DDB Group bolsters position with senior creative promotions and hires
On the back of a stellar year in business growth, DDB Group Singapore has made significant senior creative promotions and new hires, testament to the agency’s commitment to strengthen its creative unit and leadership.
Thomas Yang, who joined the agency a year ago, has been promoted to Creative Director. Francis Tan, currently Head of Art, has been promoted to Head of Film & Content, to cater to the industry’s growing needs in the area of TV and film production. Francis Ooi, Joel Chin and Khalid Osman, currently Creative Group Heads, have been promoted to Associate Creative Directors.
In addition, DDB Group has hired Andrew Hook, Batey Ads former ECD, as Creative Director. With over 10 years in the industry, Andrew has worked on a wide spectrum of accounts which include Singapore Airlines, Mercedes-Benz, Qatar Airways, Audi, Coca-Cola and Telstra. He will report directly to DDB & RAPP Singapore’s ECD, Joji Jacob.
The agency’s team of creative leaders will continue to support Joji and Neil Johnson, Chief Creative Officer of DDB Group Singapore to oversee the agency group’s creative and design teams to provide greater level of integration and push the envelope in its creative output across all its client accounts.