The World: Melbourne - DDB Melbourne announces new creative head

DDB Melbourne has appointed Michael Faudet to the joint position of executive director and creative director.

The role will see Faudet manage the agency's creative output, while also working closely with the DDB Melbourne managing director, Andrew Little, on new-business wins.

Faudet has been with the DDB network for more than 14 years. He started his career with DDB Auckland as a writer and art director before being promoted to creative director six years later. He was made one of the managing partners of DDB New Zealand before moving to Australia.