Paul Heath takes the helm as Chairman of O&M Asia Pacific

HONG KONG, June 6, 2012 – Ogilvy & Mather Asia Pacific announced today that following the retirement of Tim Isaac as Asia Pacific Chairman, Paul Heath steps up from CEO to Chairman of Ogilvy & Mather Asia Pacific.

Following last week’s regional management meeting in Kyoto, at which Heath gathered 350 of the region’s top managers and staff, Miles Young, worldwide CEO, Ogilvy & Mather, said: “Now it is time for Paul to take the helm as Chairman. His ambition for the region, energy and dynamism is infectious. No one could have earned it more.”

On May 31, 2012, Tim Isaac retired as Chairman after 18 years with the agency.

For further information, please contact:
Samantha Burgess-Allen
Ogilvy & Mather Asia Pacific
Tel: +65 9213 7996
Mobile: +65 8525 9226

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Contact: Samantha Burgess-Allen
Date: June 06, 2012
Office: Hong Kong