Sean has been President, TBWAAsia since August 2019. Based in Singapore, he has responsibility for TBWA’s agencies across 12 markets in Asia including China, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea, India, The Philippines and Thailand.
In 2008, Sean co-founded media agnostic communications agency OPENCO - The Open Collaboration. Following recognition as Africa’s leading small agency it was acquired by TBWA and he went to on become Managing Director of TBWAHuntLascaris in 2015. In 2016 he assumed the role of Group CEO of TBWASouth Africa overseeing its seven agencies and 22 market affiliate network. TBWA has been recognised as Africa’s leading creative agency group for the past two years.
He holds a B.Sc., M.Sc. and a MBA. He is a former management consultant, a tech start-up founder and chairperson of Campaigning4Cancer, a South African based cancer sufferer advocacy NPO.