As President of McCann Worldgroup Asia Pacific, Alex leads an organization of 3,200 people across 12 markets that represent one of the largest, fastest-growing marketing regions of the world. Alex is responsible for driving the world’s most effective marketing solutions network to deliver total integration at scale in all aspects of business communications for brands and companies at the local, regional and global level.
Alex previously served as CEO of McCann London. Under his leadership, the agency was named to the list of Top 10 agencies in the world by the Gunn Report. McCann London was also shortlisted for Campaign Magazine’s Agency of The Year in 2018.
Previous to his role in London, Alex was Global CMO for McCann Worldgroup, based out of New York City, where he oversaw all integrated new-business activity. Alex successfully leveraged the capabilities of McCann Worldgroup across the globe and led a number of international new business opportunities, including Microsoft, RB and MGM, to name a few. Having spent over 15 years in the US, Alex worked at a number of advertising agencies, including Grey and BBH.
Alex was born and raised in London. His father is American, his mother is French, his wife is Mexican and they all now live in Singapore. . . his three young children, Lucas, Dylan and Siena, remain culturally confused.
Alex plays tennis with enthusiasm over talent, periodically runs until injured, and is in constant search of snow in which to wipe out.