Ogilvy APAC hires Samantha Burgess-Allen as Head of Corporate Communications
26 September, 2011
Ogilvy & Mather has confirmed that Samantha Burgess-Allen has joined their Corporate Communications team as Head of Corporate Communications for Asia Pacific based at the Ogilvy hub in Singapore.
Burgess-Allen who was previously the PR Director for Ogilvy MEMAC based in Bahrain has held several key comms positions with the Olympic and ASEAN Games, The London Marathon and the Asian PGA Tour.
“Sam is a consummate professional,” says David Mayo, President Ogilvy & Mather Advertising Asia Pacific, “she has a rare blend of IQ, EQ and international discipline experience which will suit her well to life at the heart of the Ogilvy message and Thought Leadership system.”
Burgess-Allen began her career in London with 141 and has a range of experience across sectors, geographies and categories.
She will be working to David Mayo. Her core focus will be on trade and creative communications and she will share group responsibilities with the Thought Leadership and Business Development teams in her new role.
Ogilvy & Mather Asia Pacific
David Mayo, +65 9615 3902 firstname.lastname@example.org About Ogilvy & Mather
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