Lowe Lintas & Partners has appointed Philippe Vincent, the former category director of Unilever deodorants at APL Paris, as general manager for Europe.
He will report directly to Tim Lindsay, president of Lowe Lintas & Partners, Europe, and will be based at Lowe's European headquarters in London.
Prior to the merger of APL with the Lowe Group, Philippe had been with the agency for 14 year. He began his career in Paris before moving to New York in 1990. He spent two years in New York working on Diet Coke before returning to Paris to become deputy managing director.
In 1995 he was appointed chairman of APL Lisbon, before again returning to France in 1998 to work on Unilever.