Huw is a recognized leader in global data analytics and measurement delivery.
In the past 30+ years his career has taken him from the actuarial department of BUPA Health Insurance to a range of agencies and consultancies, especially following the buyout of his first company, Data by Design to Experian, in 1998. Huw has served as General Manager for Data and Consulting at OgilvyOne Worldwide, and then as the Chairman of EHS Brann Discovery and Global Director of Data and Discovery for Euro RSCG 4D (now known as Havas Worldwide) for 6 years.
In March 2007 he founded Nanomarketing based in London and Singapore, an independent data strategy and analytical consultancy and has spent 9 years in the APAC region developing data and CRM strategies for clients. Clients included Minor Hotel Group, Nando’s, Pizza Hut, The Body Shop, River Island, SK-ii, Telkomsel, Dell and Saxo Bank.
He joined J Walter Thompson in 2016 to develop and enhance data offering to clients and his clients include Unilever, Nikon, Treasury Wine Estates, Changi Airport and Unicharm.
Huw is a key lecturer on the UK IDM Direct Marketing Diploma course and a regular global conference speaker. Along with his Honorary Life Fellowship, Huw was named the IDM’s Educator of the Year in 2004.
In 2013 he was awarded Data Professional of the Year by his peers at the Data Strategy Awards in Europe.