- Friday, Aug. 3, 2018
Wieden+Kennedy London has appointed Ben Armistead to the role of chief strategy officer. He joins the W+K London management team from Grey Group Spain, where he was chief strategy officer, working across their Madrid and Barcelona offices. Previously, Armistead was head of planning at 180 Amsterdam, global planning director at W+K Amsterdam and sr. planner at DARE. He has also held positions at MCBD and Publicis, London.
His work for brands including Nike, the Coca-Cola Company, EA Sports, Heineken, United Colors of Benetton, UNICEF and the Metropolitan Police has been awarded more than 75 times by the likes of Cannes Lions, D&AD, the IPAs and Effies. He will start at W+K London at the end of October.