- move strengthens marketing and technology agency's
London: LBi has appointed Roy Capon as Chief Executive of
its Asia Pacific operations with immediate effect.
Capon will be responsible for overseeing the development of
LBi's presence in the region, including its offices in
Mumbai, Dubai and Sydney.
Reporting to the LBi Group Executive Board, Capon will work
to bring greater consistency to the agency's Asia Pacific
operations to ensure that clients in the region continue to
receive an unparalleled blend of strategic, creative, media
and technical expertise.
Capon will also be responsible for overseeing the launch of
LBi in Singapore, providing a gateway to Southeast Asia for
the agency's existing clients, while also bringing LBi's
blended service offering to homegrown brands.
Capon joins LBi from Wunderman/Y&R Brands where he was
Group Client Managing Director. Prior to that Capon was
Deputy Managing Director of Euro RSCG 4D and Head of
Digital at Euro RSCG in Sydney. He has over 15 years'
experience working in global integrated agencies.
Roy Capon, Chief Executive of LBi Asia Pacific, said: "I'm
delighted to be joining LBi to help strenghten the agency's
global footprint and bring its unique blend of strategic,
creative, media and technical expertise to clients across
the Asia Pacific region."
Ewen Sturgeon, Chief Executive EMEA of LBi, said: "Asia
Pacific is hugely important for LBi and I'm excited that
someone of Roy's calibre is coming on board to ensure that
we continue building business value for our clients."
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