FCB Inferno is appointing Richard Lawson as managing director succeeding Sharon Jiggins who is elevated to executive vice president, client services.
Based in London, Lawson will be responsible for the account management department, focusing on client organic growth, as well as new business and heading up several client accounts. In recent months the agency nabbed several new accounts including Huawei Western Europe, AB InBev Global, and the Home Office.
Lawson joins the agency from Anomaly where he served in the same role for two years leading accounts for Diageo, Budweiser, Beats by Dre and the BBC, before leaving to consult at Carat and mcgarrybowen.
Earlier in his career, he spent 13 years at BBH London working with clients British Airways, Axe, Diageo and others.