GroupM China appoints Chief of Operations
23 October, 2012
— GroupM China is pleased to announce the appointment of Alan Fung as Chief of Operations.
A newly created position, Alan will be responsible for operational efficiency across all businesses and disciplines of GroupM China, as well as the daily operations and development of GroupM Information Technology unit.
Prior to joining GroupM, Alan was a Partner of KPMG China, based in Shanghai where he specialises in the technology, media and telecommunications industry. Alan has extensive experience in the transformation and implementation of business and technology strategy, with expertise in leading improvements for business performance and enterprise risk management. Alan has also worked at global technology organisations where he helped to realise business values through technology. Alan started his career in Australia as a consultant, and has worked across multiple business functions, and across various industries in China, Hong Kong, and the Asia Pacific region.
“Operational improvement and a relentless drive for efficiency are more important than ever for our clients, people and business, especially in today’s economic climate. Alan’s experience in the field of operations and technology will be significant as we continuously seek to achieve higher efficiencies in our operations,” said Bessie Lee, CEO, GroupM China.
Alan is based in Shanghai, and reports directly to Bessie. The appointment commences with immediate effect. About GroupM China
GroupM is WPP’s consolidated media investment management operation, serving as the parent company to agencies including Maxus, MEC, MediaCom, Mindshare and Xaxis.
GroupM is the global leading media investment management group.
GroupM employs more than 1800 people in eight cities across China. With total media billings in excess of USD 5.11 billion (RECMA: 2011 Definitive), GroupM is China’s top media communications group and the industry’s biggest investor in syndicated and proprietary media research and optimization tool development. Media Contact
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