Global brand experience agency Jack Morton Worldwide has appointed Damian Ferrar as SVP, executive creative director. The appointment is effective immediately. Based in the agency’s London office, Ferrar will be leading the team’s creative offering.
Ferrar joins Jack Morton from R/GA, where he partnered with clients to help fuel business transformation. With more than 20 years’ experience in the industry and with a passion for embracing and leveraging innovative technologies, he has helped realise the vision and commercial objectives of many global businesses through transformative brand experience platforms. During this period, whilst at agencies including Interbrand and Imagination, he counted BT, Ford, Jaguar Land Rover, Shell, Canon, Heineken, Nike, Unilever, Samsung and Siemens amongst his clients.
Bruce Henderson, chief creative officer, Jack Morton Worldwide commented on the appointment, “Damian’s prolific creative talents will be a great boon to our team. The opportunity to explore new creative horizons under his leadership is sure to open up an exciting new chapter, as we work together to create extraordinary experiences for our clients. Damian replaces Tim Elliott, our recently retired ECD, who has been at Jack Morton for 37 years and is a tough act to follow.”
Ferrar commented: “Jack Morton has a fantastic reputation throughout the industry as an innovative and forward-thinking creative agency. I couldn’t be more excited to join a team that is as committed to delivering game-changing creative solutions as I am.”