DDB's Nick Fox to leave the agency

Nick Fox, the chief client officer at DDB UK, is stepping down from his position.

Nick Fox: stepping down from his DDB UK role
Nick Fox: stepping down from his DDB UK role

His departure comes one month after it emerged that the agency's executive creative director, Jeremy Craigen, was moving into a role heading up the network's global Volkswagen account.

It is understood that Fox could remain within the Omnicom group. It is not known if he will be replaced at DDB.

Fox joined DDB's UK agency in 2006 as the managing director. He was previously the senior vice-president of DDB Europe, where he was instrumental in running the VW account.

He was later promoted to chief operating officer and then the new role of chief client officer across the group.

Last year, DDB UK, which is led by the chief executive, Stephen Woodford, was hit by the loss of Virgin Media after just 18 months working on the account. It is looking for a replacement for Craigen, who is expected to move to his new role later this year.


Subscribe to Campaign from just £57 per quarter

Includes the weekly magazine and quarterly Campaign IQ, plus unrestricted online access.


Looking for a new job?

Get the latest creative jobs in advertising, media, marketing and digital delivered directly to your inbox each day.

Create an Alert Now

1 How Sainsbury's ads revolutionised the UK's food culture

Abbott Mead Vickers' press ads for Sainsbury's in the 1980s formed the most influential and culturally significant campaign the UK has ever produced, argues Paul Burke.

Just published