The Saatchi & Saatchi owned Hispanic agency Conill Advertising has hired Mariano Favetto as chief creative officer.
Favetto joins from Lautrec Nazca Saatchi & Saatchi, the network's office in Argentina, where he was creative director.
He has worked for Saatchi and Saatchi in Argentina since 1988 rising from art trainee to art director and finally creative director.
Last year at the top advertising festival in Cannes, France, he was awarded a Gold Lion for his television commercial 'French Teacher', created for Consolidar Pension Funds.
The previous year, his print and poster work for Sony received both Silver and Gold Lions.