Lowe looks to Columbia for Vietnam ECD

Carlos Camacho Lowe VietnamLowe’s Vietnam office has found a replacement for Chris Catchpole, the agency’s executive creative director who left the agency late last year.

Columbian Carlos Camacho joins the agency as ECD from Lowe SSP3 Colombia in Bogota, where he has been a creative director for the last six years.

In Columbia, he worked on global Lowe clients including Unilever, Coca-Cola, Nestle, Honda, Merck SD and General Motors.

Camacho said: “Moving to Asia is definitely a bold move for me, and it is a chance to represent the good name Colombia has earned in the advertising world. There is a lot of creative potential in Asia, and this agency is full of desire to work hard and take its place right at the top. I am looking forward to working with the people at Lowe Vietnam, and to applying my experience and ideas here.”

Lowe Vietnam’s MD Michel Borelli added: “We’re so delighted that Carlos is joining us at Lowe Vietnam. Our plans required bringing in an outstanding creative and nothing less. Carlos is outstanding. His credentials and project experience are second to none, and his highly personable manners make him the best person we could have hoped for to lead our Creative Department. These are exciting times!”

Chris Catchpole left Lowe Vietnam after a year and a half running the agency’s creative department to join Phibious as regional ECD.


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