Agency: Bartle Bogle Hegarty
CHI & Partners
+44 (0)20 7462 8500.
7 Rathbone Street, London, W1T 1LY
1st January 1961
I'm an enthusiastic composter.
Chap on the other side of my desk, Warren Moore.
Pink Floyd's Wish You Were Here, Lord of the Rings, windsurfing kit.
The Sunday Times, Private Eye, 24, Radio Five Live, bbc.co.uk.
Crossed the Atlantic by yacht (without knowing one end of a boat from the other).
Mucking about with Jess and Lucy (my children) on the beach.
Tom Cruise with heels.
Set up Barraclough Hall Woolston Gray; launched Proximity Worldwide; set up Hall Moore CHI; founding partner of CHI & Partners; chairman of IDM.
I'm a fiendish table tennis player.
Journalist on local paper.
Following WPP's acquisition of a minority stake in the CHI group, Hall will need to make sure his agency (which has been rather quiet for a while), can find a voice amid WPP's network influence.
Being fleeced by my daughter at Abercrombie & Fitch.
Don't take myself too seriously.