Judges 2019

Kelly Taylor

Vice President

BBC Storyworks EMEA

Kelly leads the EMEA division of BBC StoryWorks, BBC Global News’ commercial content studio, tasked with the strategy, ideation and production of content solutions across TV, digital and social platforms. Over her media career spanning 17 years, Kelly has delivered content partnerships, driving engagement with key audiences, working with internationally renowned clients such as HSBC,...
Katie West

Head of Content

Publicis Groupe

20 + years in broadcast media sales from Radio, Cinema and TV. Most recent and longest role at Sky running product placement, branded content and licensing opportunities for brands.  The role involved working closely with commissioning, producers and brands in tandem. Moved in September 2019 to Head of Content UK at Apex Publicis Media to...
Paul Wilson

Global Head of Strategy


After studying Zoology at Oxford University Paul became a chef in one of London’s first gastropubs before entering the world of advertising. Paul has worked in Creative, CRM and Media agencies across a range of blue chip clients including Samsung, Heineken, Coke and Airbnb. He is now Global Head of Strategy for Vizeum and leads...
Jenna Zellner

Managing Partner

Havas International

Malcolm Russell

Head of Strategy


Malcolm is currently Head of Strategy for multinational clients at Starcom including Visa, Samsung, Heineken and Fiat.    He has spent the past two decades creating communication strategies for many of the world’s most leading marketers including Nike, Unilever, Budweiser and Pepsico and has worked in almost all major product categories. He was an early champion of communications...
Sital Banerjee

C-Level Global Executive | Marketing, Digital, Advertising & Media

A seasoned media & marketing communications professional with 25 years of experience, Sital has worked with in both the agency and client world. At Philips, he has been passionately drivingmedia & digital transformation, in-housing media buying, continuously optimizing how we engage with the increasingly digital consumer using a variety of ad-tech opportunities to drive efficiency...
Kate Ivory

Managing Partner, Strategy


Kate has been working in our industry for more than 10 years, starting out at Channel 4 before moving to MEC where she discovered a passion for strategy. Following a stint at Carat, Kate joined OMD UK in Feb 2017 as Group Strategy Director before moving into her current role of Managing Partner, Strategy for...
Thijs Van Der Werff

Global Digital Marketing


Thijs van der Werff graduated from the University of Groningen with a master degree in International Business Management and a master degree in International Marketing Management from Newcastle University Business School. He started his career in the Netherlands at HEINEKEN, after which he moved to L’Oréal. Thijs worked on different marketing positions for L’Oréal Paris,...
Anna Pinckernelle

Head of Marketing


Over 12 years marketing experience working with and for leading global brands such as Samsung, Procter & Gamble and Kellogg’s to influence changes in consumer behaviour through ideas, creativity and the use of interactive media.  
Jane Burton

Global Director, Content


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