Time to update your cover letters. James Koh, Aquent’s Singapore Director, will move up to a newly-created regional position, designed to cement the search firm’s hold on the advertising and media sectors across Asia.
After six years successfully building and running Aquent’s Singapore team, Koh will now be Regional Practice Leader, Advertising and Media, Asia. His initial focus will be on Singapore, Malaysia, China (including Hong Kong) and Taiwan; Vietnam, Thailand, Indonesia and the Philippines will also be under his supervision.
“We are very excited by James’ recent appointment”, says Aquent’s Asia Regional Director, Steven Pang. “The idea is to dedicate a senior-level regional resource to further deepen our relationships with our advertising and media clients and talent across Asia. James’ unique background comprising of 15 years direct advertising agency and executive search and staffing experience makes him the ideal person to drive this strategy”.