Dan joined Ogilvy in 2019 as Global ECD and steers the global creative output for the network’s entire Unilever business, which includes brands such as Hellmann’s, Comfort, Ponds and of course, Dove, the network’s most celebrated and longest standing client.
Prior to Ogilvy, Dan worked at many of London’s leading agencies including The&Partnership, Leo Burnett and adamandeveDDB, where he rose through the ranks to become to Deputy ECD, helping to steer them to Agency of the year at Cannes. He has also spent time client side at Google Creative Lab and in a noble attempt to change the course of history and reverse Brexit, side-hustled as the Creative and Strategic Adviser to the political organisation, The People’s Vote.
With 8 Cannes Grands Prix to his name, Dan has produced iconic advertising for some of the world's best known brands such as John Lewis, Virgin Atlantic, The Sunday Times, Netflix, Harvey Nichols and of course, Dove.
A multi-disciplinary thinker, he has found himself conceiving retail concepts, designing mobile phone operating systems, curating major art exhibitions and even designing an award winning fashion boutique. His young daughters thinks he makes pancakes for a living.