David is the Asia CEO of DDB Worldwide, a global marketing communications network. As a marketing strategist, he has over 20 years’ experience working on brands across telecommunications, banking and finance, retail, sports, government, universities and non-profit organisations. Having started his career in management consulting with A.T. Kearney, David is well-known for his business acumen and marketing creativity.
With a keen focus on marketing best practices and innovation, David has led DDB in Singapore to become the most-awarded agency in marketing effectiveness at the Effies. He was also given the Lifetime Achievement Award by the Institute Advertising of Singapore (IAS) and inducted into their Hall of Fame in 2011. He remains very much a down-to-earth practitioner.