Holmes Report 12 Nov 2018 // 2:56AM GMT
SINGAPORE — Genesis Healthcare has named Thomas Haugan head of marketing and partnerships for Southeast Asia. Haugan (pictured) joins most recently from Williams Lea Tag, where he served as APAC business development director. He previously worked at AccelerAsia and Wunderman.
HONG KONG — We Are Social has expanded its footprint with the opening of a Hong Kong office. Donald Wong, who has been running the agency’s Shanghai operation, will head the office. The move follows the agency opening a Madrid office in September and acquiring a majority stake in Dubai-based agency Socialize earlier this year.
SHANGHAI — Reuter Communications has named two new general managers — Charmaine Lin and Shashin Surti. As general manager, client services Lin is tasked with leading client services and overseeing the agency’s integrated teams of research, digital, creative and communications professionals. Shashin joins as general manager and will have specific oversight of accelerating growth of the agency’s digital, creative and strategic capabilities.
SYDNEY — opr has restructured its management, adding chief growth officer and practice managing partners positions. Jacquie Potter, currently managing director of opr Melbourne, moves into the newly created role of chief growth officer. Newly promoted to managing partner positions are: Beck Crawford, managing partner, Melbourne; Fiona Forbes and Nino Tesoriero, managing partner, corporate; Marie-Claire Maple, managing partner, business to business; Megan Caulfield, managing partner, employee experience; Rachel Stanton, managing partner, behavioural change and life agency; and Ania Jayesuria, managing partner, health.