WPP has appointed Dave Rolfe to the new role of Global Head of Production, WPP and its production arm Hogarth. He’ll also oversee production for creative agency network Ogilvy.
He’ll report to WPP’s recently named Global Chief Creative Officer Rob Reilly and Hogarth CEO Richard Glasson.
Previously Rolfe was Head of Production for Global Business Marketing at Facebook.
Prior to Facebook Rolfe was director of integrated production at Omnicom’s BBDO for eight years until June 2020. Earlier he served at Crispin Porter + Bogusky and DDB.
The appointment is the latest move by WPP CEO Mark Read to make good on his commitment to up the holding company’s creative game. In addition to Reilly, and now Rolfe, WPP recently tapped McCann veteran Devika Bulchandani to be CEO Ogilvy North America.