The World: Singapore - Johnson promoted to DDB chief creative officer

DDB Singapore has promoted Neil Johnson, its executive creative director, to the role of chief creative officer.

Johnson will now be responsible for overseeing the creative departments at DDB, Rapp and Tribal DDB, which collectively boasts a team of around 60 creatives.

His new role will also allow him to work more directly with the group's clients, which include McDonald's, StarHub and Courts.

Following Johnson's promotion, Joji Jacob, the creative director who joined DDB Singapore from BBDO in May, has been appointed to the executive creative director role.