Most recently, he spent two years as a technical cirector at 360i and prior to that, Charvet was associate technology director at frog.
He previously worked as lead developer, yechnology at Y&R sister agency VML. Charvet has also contributed his talents as a consultant, designer and developer to a variety of companies, including Red Tettemer, Imaginary Forces and I-SITE.
He joins the agency as it undergoes several leadership changes. Charvet reports to Chief Strategy Officer Dick de Lange, who joined Y&R in October from R/GA. His arrival comes after Leslie Sims joined as its Chief Creative Officer in February.
“Juan will be a huge asset in pushing and extending our strategic thinking, leading to engaging and innovative creative that seamlessly spans platforms,” said Jim Radosevic, president, Y&R. “He is also a pleasure to work with and the perfect addition to our evolving team here.”
The WPP-owned agency works with an array of consumer and BtoB clients, including Campbell’s, Dell, Hillshire Brands, Land Rover, Optum, Pepperidge Farm and Xerox.