Matt Adams

Matt Adams

Group chief executive UK and Ireland

Havas Media Group

Contact me
  • 07825 657462
  • matt1_adams
  • The HKX Building, 3 Pancras Square, London, N1C 4AG, United Kingdom
Work email

matt.adams@havasmg.com

Bye-bye the decade with no name. What are you relieved to draw a line under?

Train strikes, bubble tea, lateness.

What’s your biggest hope for the decade ahead?

That someone makes a documentary about how many kids Boris Johnson really has.

And what’s top of your professional to-do list for the 2020s?

Bigger, better, more.

You have to job swap with someone in our industry for one month. Who would it be with and why?

Kevin Lygo at ITV. From the recent Palooza he seems to have a great job.

Who is your best friend in the industry and why?

Claire Valoti. She may not know this. Honesty and integrity.

What do you think the Friday feeling is?

Picking up the kids from school.

Who or what would you put into room 101 and why?

People who say "work-life blending".

If you could uninvent one piece of technology, what would you choose and why?

Timesheet system. For everything it stands for.

In the spirit of embracing failure… What has been your biggest screw-up?

Not listening enough.

What do you do to stay match fit?

Barry's Bootcamp.

What would be your darts walk-on music and why?

Eye of the Tiger. Never gets old