TBWA China Group CEO Gavin Heron announced the promotion of Ruth Ang to Managing Director TBWA China.
Previously Managing Director TBWA China (Shanghai) Ms. Ang will now take responsibility for all TBWA companies in China. Her new responsibility will include her looking after both the Beijing and Shanghai offices of TBWA.
Ms. Ang joined TBWAChina in 2002 where she took on responsibility for the adidas account. She has been instrumental in helping adidas achieve its current leadership position; and played a leading role in adidas highly successful Olympic campaign which went on to win China’s first ever Gold Lion at Cannes this year.
In addition to adidas, Ms. Ang will continue to lead key clients including Nivea and McDonald.
Ms. Ang is well respected by clients and colleagues. Both for her passion and love of her clients brands and their business; as well as her enthusiasm and joy in working with colleagues to generate great advertising.
Ruth Ang has worked in China, London, Singapore and New York. And thus will continue to bring her international experience to the local market.