Mark Girling promoted to first CEO of Rocket

Mark Girling, the managing director at Rocket, has been promoted to become its first chief executive amid a number of leadership changes.

Mark Girling promoted to first CEO of Rocket

Mark Swansborough, the deputy managing director, has become the chief operating officer, and Ben Harrison, the planning director, has been named the chief planning officer.

Laura Braithwaite, a client partner at OMD UK, and Nick Walker, a managing partner at Blue 449, have also joined Rocket as joint chief client officers.

Swansborough, Harrison, Braithwaite and Walker will report to Girling.

Girling will continue to report to Philippa Brown, the chief executive of Omnicom Media Group UK. She said: "Mark is a consummate leader, admired by clients and his agency alike." 

Topics

Subscribe to Campaign from just £57 per quarter

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

SUBSCRIBE

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
Why Cosabella replaced its agency with AI and will never go back to humans
Shares0
Share

1 Why Cosabella replaced its agency with AI and will never go back to humans

In October, lingerie retailer Cosabella replaced its digital agency with an AI platform named "Albert". Since then it has more than tripled its ROI and increased its customer base by 30%.

Just published

More