The World: Singapore - McCann creative director appointed by Batey

Batey has hired Ng Tian It, the executive creative director at McCann Erickson, to run its creative department.

He will take up this position in February 2007. As well as heading the department, he will also work on accounts such as SIA, Mercedes-Benz and Metro.

He will be joined at the agency by Angie Ho, who is also moving from McCann. She will be taking up the newly created position of manager of digital services.

Tian It replaces the outgoing executive creative director, Pablo Monzon, who joined Batey in May last year.