Wunderman Thompson Hong Kong has appointed David Atkins as Head of Strategy, as the network continues to invest in talent and capability-building across the region.
Atkins (pictured) has been in Asia for over 5 years, having transferred to Hong Kong from Digitas London in 2014. Bringing a wealth of experience in connecting data, technology and creativity for brands such as Shangri-La, HSBC and Cathay Pacific, he most recently led the strategy discipline at Publicis Groupe Hong Kong.
Atkins said, “I couldn’t be happier on joining Wunderman Thompson. There’s a level of energy and an optimism within the agency that is completely infectious and really exciting. The Hong Kong agency environment is going through a challenging time, but Wunderman Thompson has the ambition and capabilities required to be the creative and strategic partners our clients are crying out for. What’s more, the team are simply nice people and I can’t wait to create incredible work with them.”
Matthew Parry, Managing Director Wunderman Thompson Hong Kong said, “David is an exceptional talent. His unique experience in combining data, creativity and technology fits perfectly with our agency vision. David represents a powerhouse addition to the team we are building here at Wunderman Thompson Hong Kong.”