SINGAPORE — Ruder Finn has been selected as the official communications partner for the 2018 innovfest unbound, the tech event being held June 5-6. The innovation festival innovfest unbound is organized by NUS Enterprise and unbound, in partnership with the Infocomm Media Development Authority of Singapore.

JAKARTA — Maverick has hired Desiree Tilaar as its creative director. Tilaar has 18 years’ experience in communications, working across global advertising and digital agencies as well as in development.

BANGALORE — MSL has named Cijo Mathew general manager at 20:20 MSL in Bangalore. Prior to this appointment, Mathew was a Ketchum VP. Before that, he was the national head of Perfect Relations’ tech practice and a Lewis PR director.