Publicitas has appointed Rupert Harrow as Executive Director in charge of sales and business development for Asia Pacific.
Harrow will be based in Hong Kong and report into Marzban Patel, CEO, Publicitas India and Asia.
“Rupert’s professionalism and knowledge of the business, combined with his excellent network are perfect for our business. I am looking forward to rapidly growing our business across Asia together with Rupert,” said Patel.
Harrow said, “I am excited by the opportunity of working for Publicitas, its media partners and advertising customers. There’s is such a powerful offering and strong team to work with that I am confident we will be able to build on the current success and continue to be a preferred partner for media owners and advertisers.”
Harrow’s experience includes 10 years as head of sales for The Economist and three years as business head Getty Images. He covered the entire region – Asia (including China and Japan), the Pacific and India for both his earlier companies.