Philip Brett, president, TBWA\Asia, has been promoted to chief operating officer, TBWA\Worldwide. Brett will remain in Singapore until autumn during a transition period before relocating to London.
In his new role, Brett is tasked with driving the company's performance and innovation agenda.
Brett will be succeeded by Ian Pearman, CEO of AMVBBDO, effective August 1. Pearman will have responsibility for all countries in Asia and is charged with further advancing the agency's collective position across the region. Australia and New Zealand continue to be led by Paul Bradbury, CEO, TBWA\Oceania.