Helen Andrews

Helen Andrews

Managing director

Wieden & Kennedy London

Contact me
Work email

helen.andrews@wk.com

Give us one reason why advertising is still brilliant in 2019.

Because there wasn't a day in 2018 when something exciting didn't happen.

In 2019, I'll be using blockchain to…

Keep track of all of the blockchain-based ideas that I suspect don't actually have anything to do with blockchain.

You decide to launch a brand. What is it called and what does it do?

My dog-accessories business idea is WAY too good to share.

When was the last time you felt professionally vulnerable and why?

Every day is normal, right? Anyone who says anything different is lying or lacking in self-awareness.

Who is your favourite Instagrammer and why?

Mrshinchhome for services to my kitchen, sparkling in a way it never has before. #hincharmy

You win the lottery. What would you do first?

Put the ticket somewhere safe.

Name one thing you think is criminally overrated by industry, society or culture and explain why.

Piers Morgan.

Name one thing you think is criminally underrated by industry, society or culture and explain why.

Hot Chocolate's I Just Love What You’re Doing because Errol Brown was so much more than You Sexy Thing.

What is your go-to boxset binge?

The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills. Go back to the beginning and marvel at the surgery.

Enough's enough: it's time the next Doctor Who was…

I think we should give the first female Doctor a bit longer yet.

If you weren't you, who in the industry would you like to be?

Kim Papworth. For being amazing. And having sheep.

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