The M&C Saatchi Abel Group has appointed Graham Mears as its new chief financial officer (CFO). Mears has over two decades’ worth of experience as a chartered accountant in the financial/marketing industry, with the last four spent at J. Walter Thompson South Africa as group CFO. With 2019 predicted to be a tough year financially […]
by MarkLives. After half a decade, the insurance group is parting ways with the ad agency due to conflict issues.
by Sabrina Forbes. For Mike Abel, it’s been an amazing journey building the youngest large ad agency in the country.
by Carey Finn. Securing the country’s 23rd largest advertiser by spend is cause for celebration.
by MarkLives. This follows an extensive TTL pitch process which saw ad five agencies shortlisted for the main business.
by MarkLives. Faheem Chaudhry has rejoined the M&C Saatchi Abel Group.
Gordon Ray, founding partner and executive creative director of M&C Saatchi Abel Cape Town, is now creative partner, with Jake Bester taking over as ECD. Comments Neo Mashigo, M&C Saatchi Abel Group chief creative officer, “Gordon has played a huge role over the past nine years, growing the business and, in the process, producing iconic, […]
The M&C Saatchi Group has announced the departure of its Johannesburg Group chairperson, Jerry Mpufane, who will be joining South African Tourism as hub head in the Americas. “It is a privilege to get the opportunity to fly the South African flag, and to join the efforts of positioning our country as a fantastic holiday […]
by Herman Manson. M&C Saatchi Group and Avatar South Africa have officially “parted ways”, a joint statement has confirmed.
M&C Saatchi Group SA has promoted Neo Mashigo to chief creative officer. Mashigo, who joined 12 months ago, will now lead and oversee the creative mandate of the agency group. “It’s an exciting opportunity to help grow our vision of becoming one of the most-respected creative companies on the African continent. And we will do […]