Havas Worldwide Asia Pacific appoints Todd Martin to the role of regional digital director
Dated: January 18, 2016
Havas Worldwide, a leading integrated marketing communications agency, has appointed Todd Martin as their regional digital director for Asia Pacific. In his new role, Martin will take care of digital growth across Asia Pacific and will report directly to Juan Rocamora, Chairman of Havas Worldwide Asia Pacific, working alongside Sunny Hermano, Business Development and Integration Director Southeast Asia and Levent Guenes, CEO Southeast Asia.
Speaking about the appointment, Rocamora said, "Todd joins us with a solid track record in the digital space having worked with the some of the top digital agencies and cutting edge brands around the world. His experience across geographies and ability to work with different cultures is a strong plus. Havas has a robust digital offering in Asia Pacific and we have no doubt that Todd is the right person to lead and strengthen our digital operations as we move in the next phase of our growth."
Martin will lead Havas Drive, a digital acceleration of the group, which will be branded as their technology and innovation arm based at Havas Worldwide,
Bangkok. With an experience of over 20 years in board client category in the US, UK, Japan, China and across Asia Pacific, Martin has also been takig care of digital strategies and campaigns for a huge number of multinational clients. He was one of the founders of Amnesia Razorfish in Australia, and worked there for 10 years before moving to the US to work with Razorfish out of Seattle.
On his appointment, Martin said: "I am particularly excited about the digital innovation team, Havas Drive. Their blend of creative technical talent is producing solid solutions that work in multiple Asian markets. Havas are showing they have the talent and resources to deliver innovative digital experiences for all clients in the region, they're walking the walk, not just talking about it."