2019 Speakers and Workshops

Malcolm Poynton

Global Chief Creative Officer
Cheil Worldwide

Malcolm joined Cheil Worldwide at the beginning of 2015 as the network’s first ever Global Chief Creative Officer. Having led teams responsible for award-winning firsts as diverse as Foot Locker’s Sneakerpedia, Dove’s Campaign for Real Beauty and Samsung’s #BeFearless and BlindCap campaigns, Malcolm is a recognised industry influencer and speaker. Two times Cannes Jury President, Malcolm was named one of AdAge magazine’s ‘World Top 10 Digital Minds’ and named by TechCity Insider as one of the UK’s leading Digital innovators. Under Malcolm’s creative leadership, Cheil Worldwide has emerged as one of the world’s top 10 creative networks, winning over 340 global awards for clients including JBL, Uniqlo, adidas, Tesco & Samsung. Prior to joining Cheil, Malcolm was a member of Sapient’s global leadership team serving as SapientNitro’s European Chief Creative Officer. M&C Saatchi, Saatchi & Saatchi, Ogilvy and SapientNitro have all won Agency of the Year titles during his creative leadership.