The World: Hong Kong - Y&R/Wunderman names Hui its chief executive

Y&R/Wunderman Hong Kong has named Benny Hui as its new chief executive.

Hui joins the agency from a role as the managing director of the WPP design and branding shop Underline Fitch.

Hui has been tasked with getting the agency back on to new-business pitchlists and improving awareness of the shop in the region.

Hui said: "We have gone through a not-so-good patch over the past few years and what is important is that we reinvest and refocus in Hong Kong."