Andrea Suarez Global Chief Executive Officer
As Global Chief Executive Officer, Andrea is responsible for UM’s global vision, strategy, direction and operations, overseeing global management for UM’s clients, including American Express, Honda, Johnson & Johnson, Levi Strauss & Co., Nestlé and Sony. With more than 20 years of experience spanning business development, account management, integrated marketing, team leadership and operations, Andrea is a client- and people-first leader, focused on delivering strategic objectives for brands through purpose-driven creativity while fostering a community rooted in diversity, equity and belonging.
Lynn Lewis Global Chief Marketing Officer
As Global CMO, Lynn spearheads marketing strategy and programs for UM WW. Lynn defines, aligns and activates UM’s marketing activities around the world, including key initiatives around media responsibility, Diversity, Equity & Belonging and marketplace equity. Lynn works across all brands, regions and capabilities to ensure UM delivers on its Futureproof approach through meaningful marketing strategy and initiatives.
Andrew Littlewood Global Chief Product Officer
Andy leads the charge on enhancing UM’s product roadmap and delivery for clients, partners and internal teams. In partnership with IPG’s specialty business units, he spearheads the integration of unique data, technology, and buying and trading assets to effectively deliver a transformational product agenda. Andy also generates impactful thought leadership, striking a balance between successful existing processes and innovative solutions to industry challenges.
Dan Chapman Global Chief Strategy Officer
As Chief Strategy Officer, Dan blends traditional marketing thinking with digital- and data-led intelligence to uncover innovative marketplace opportunities and strategic capabilities for new and existing clients, positioning strategy as a growth driver. He leads UM’s strategic offering and best-in-class strategy team with responsibility for driving organic client growth and optimizing our strategy product and capability roadmap. Dan has 20+ years of experience, leading Data Strategy, Products & Solutions and Digital.
Grant Ogburn Global Chief Growth Officer
Grant works with global agency leadership to lead business and product development, cultivating the next generation of media products and partnerships. He converts uncharted ideas and complex problems into powerful brand movements. Grant holds a deep belief in brands using their reach, imagination, and fortitude to build better futures for the communities and cultures they touch.
Ant Plant Global Chief Operating Officer
As Global Chief Operating Officer, Ant shapes the agency’s strategy for growth, maintaining key operational procedures, creating new processes, and ensuring day-to-day operational excellence. He also lead cross group alignment processes to constantly improve inter-group collaboration and ways of working. A seasoned and trusted leader, Ant has held several senior roles over his 10+ years in the UM network, first as the CEO of IPG Mediabrands Japan, and then as Global President of J3.
Leith Mellors Global Chief Talent Officer
An award-winning, strategic HR leader, Leith leads UM’s HR team and manages talent strategy across multiple disciplines including Diversity, Equity & Belonging, Talent Acquisition, Learning & Development, Compensation, Employee Relations and HR administration. She oversees the agency’s transformative talent strategy, the adoption and success of global talent priorities, and talent management practices that support our people in their growth and development.
Neena Koyen Global Chief Communications Officer
With over 15 years of corporate communications experience across media and marketing, Neena is responsible for reputation management for UM, the leading media agency. As Global Chief Communications Officer, Neena oversees all internal and external communications strategy for UM globally, driving agency thought leadership, brand awareness and employee engagement.
Chad Stoller Global Chief Innovation Officer
As Global Chief Innovation Officer, Chad is responsible for prospecting and integrating both new and emerging technologies to deliver best-in-class solutions and products across the UM network and client portfolio. He also identifies new layers of revenue generation for the UM, IPG Mediabrands list of clients and partners.
Jennifer Wadeyka Global Chief Client Operations Officer
In addition to her role as US COO, Jen is responsible for driving operational excellence for all global and US clients as Chief Client Operations Officer. Jen oversees UM’s global client operating model through internal governance and accountability efforts. As a seasoned expert in Business Planning and Operations, Media Operations and efficiency-driving Products and Services, she builds and scales Resource Management Practices while overseeing a global client operations community. Over her 14+ years at UM, Jen has worked on multiple global and US clients and served as a critical member of the new business team.
Josh Bock Global Head of Decision Sciences
Josh drives innovation and product excellence across all Decision Sciences teams. He leads efforts to automate larger portions of UM’s data management and reporting capabilities to develop and deploy standard approaches globally for data analysis and reporting. Josh has been with UM for over 10 years, most recently running the Decision Sciences function for UM/J3, where he pioneered industry-leading precision audience work.
Asad Husain Global Chief Financial Officer
Asad comes with over 20 years of finance experience having led high performing teams in investment banking, corporate development and global markets. He oversees UM’s financial operations, strategic planning, forecasting and investments across the US and all global markets. Asad partners with global and regional leadership to scale our best-in-class product offerings through commercial strategies aligned to our clients’ business goals.
Erin Quintana US Chief Executive Officer
As US CEO, Erin leads strategy, direction and operations of UM’s largest market, with oversight of all UM US clients. She also champions UM’s commitment to Diversity, Equity and Belonging, sustainability, media responsibility and marketplace equity. In her 15+ years at UM, Erin has been a key driver of the agency’s success, from driving client business goals to winning new business pitches to training and mentoring up-and-coming talent. She has served as US Chief Client Officer and Global Account Lead for several global accounts.
Chris Wilhelmi US Chief Research and Analytics Officer
A seasoned business leader with deep expertise across marketing, strategy, data and insights, Chris oversees the agency’s Research & Analytics practice across the U.S., driving innovation, product excellence, training and community across the teams. Chris has been integral to the deployment of some of UM’s most sophisticated analytic offerings and is a key player in driving forward new business.
Jeff Marshall US Chief Diversity Officer
Jeff oversees the agency’s Diversity, Equity and Belonging (DEB) efforts and leads its DEB Council, UM’s most active Employee Resource Group advising leadership on policy changes, employee communications strategy and talent programs. Jeff establishes benchmarks for driving diversity goals and tracking progress; collaborates with internal HR teams and DEI leads to attract, retain and grow diverse talent; and partners with external organizations on diversity initiatives to help drive DEB across UM and the industry.
Marcy Greenberger US Chief Investment Officer
A 20+ year veteran of the media industry, Marcy is a seasoned strategist who has overseen investment for numerous global brands including American Express, Coca-Cola, and P&G. As US Chief Investment Officer, she ensures that the agency’s investment approach delivers optimal results for clients across all channels, enabling growth, now and in the future.
Brendon Volpe US Chief Intelligence Officer
As UM’s first Chief Intelligence Officer, Brendon is building, optimizing, and advancing the agency’s Strategic Intelligence practice and capabilities. He focuses on driving business growth by uncovering and creating insight from UM’s industry-leading data & analytics, strategy, innovation, research and in-house domain experts, and partnering with MAGNA’s Intelligence unit to activate MAGNA’s unmatched data and research on client businesses.
Amie Owen US Head of Commerce
Amie has over 15 years of experience within the shopper media industry and has worked with several top CPG companies, including Coca-Cola, Johnson & Johnson and Henkel. A results-driven, innovative leader with extensive experience in all facets of retail marketing and advertising, Amie is the industry’s go-to expert on shopper media, a practice she pioneered and launched at UM.
Adam Simon US Head of Innovation
Adam has been developing innovation strategy for over fifteen years, starting with producing one of the first branded podcasts for Unilever way back in 2005. For the past five years, he has led innovation strategy at UM’s innovation division, the IPG Media Lab, tracking the intersection of emerging technologies and changing consumer behavior for the agency’s global brands. Adam is also a published board game designer and industry expert on innovation in theme parks and immersive entertainment.