Media.Monks has hired ad veteran Jessica Davey as SVP of client services, APAC.
Davey has nearly two decades of experience under her belt working with the world’s leading companies, including Coca-Cola, Unilever, Heineken, Mondelēz, Reckitt, Philips, L’Oreal, Mastercard and Mars.
Davey has led integrated teams that span advertising, digital, production, PR and shopper marketing and prides herself on working closely with clients to unlock significant commercial scale.
A frequent public speaker at industry events, Davey was formerly at McCann Worldgroup as the chief marketing officer and director of creative excellence for Asia-Pacific based in Singapore, where she was overseeing the growth and development of 11 markets.
Her priorities at Media.Monks will be using her domain expertise and sales skills to deepen and broaden client engagement, continuing to foster the creative ambitions and culture as well as maintaining solutions’ excellence.
“I have always found the Media.Monks approach compelling: data-driven digital solutions underpinned by creative production. But what I am most excited about is the team’s energy and ambition to just keep doing better and smarter work all the time. I love that approach of constant evolution and optimisation in action, especially as clients look for new ways to engage and grow”, says Davey.
“A formidable force to reckon with, Jessica’s mastery of integrated capabilities, strong and enduring client relationships, regional and global expertise across industry verticals and stereotype-busting determination makes her the ideal leader to bring our client servicing team to the next level…She joins us at an exciting time of growth”, says Michel de Rijk, CEO APAC of S4 Capital Group.