Singapore — gyro, the global ideas shop, has appointed Andrea Stephen Conyard Managing Director of gyro Singapore.
Conyard will work to grow gyro’s presence in the Asia Pacific region. Conyard has nearly 15 years experience at the top agencies in Singapore working with the biggest, most iconic brands. Most recently, he was business director at OgilvyOne Singapore providing strategic direction and management for its top client SingTel. This includes SingTel’s “Old Phones Give New Life” campaign which received a Gold Lion at the Cannes International Festival of Creativity.
His career, before OgilvyOne, spanned Arc Worldwide, Grey and Wunderman where he oversaw IBM, Daimler Chrysler, HP, SKii, Tiger Beer and Oracle, to name a few.
Christoph Becker, global ceo+cco, gyro, said, “We now have one of the most talented leaders in Asia to lead gyro in this important market. Andrea is a true global leader who will do only great things for gyro Singapore. I have no doubt that his magnetism and very special energy will make gyro Singapore shine.”
Conyard said, “I am inspired by what gyro has done as an independent shop in a short period of time. Its mission to create humanly relevant ideas is one that resonates around the globe. I look forward to working with my talented counterparts to create iconic work in Singapore and Asia Pacific.”
Our mission is to create ideas that are humanly relevant. gyro is an Advertising Age Top 50 global ideas shop with 600 creative minds in 15 offices around the world. Globally gyro works with Abbott, Audi, Cisco, Deloitte, FedEx, John Deere, Kimberly-Clark, Newell-Rubbermaid, SAP, Virgin Atlantic and USG. www.gyro.com