PHD Malaysia appoints Jimmy Lim as general manager

Jimmy LimMedia agency PHD has hired former head of Denstu Media in Singapore Jimmy Lim to be its general manager for Malaysia.

In his new role Lim will lead PHD Malaysia across all business functions and will report to Andreas Vogiatzakis, CEO of Omnicom Media Group.

“Talent is what holds our business together. Jimmy is a long time stellar performer with a track record of driving business growth. With his drive, energy and passion, PHD Malaysia is sure to scale new heights. Jimmy’s arrival is well aligned with our strategic investment to grow PHD in Southeast Asia,” said Susana Tsui, CEO, PHD APAC in a statement.

Lim joins PHD has over two decades of experience in media, advertising and marketing and has held senior roles across the markets of Malaysia and Singapore.

“Jimmy is a results-driven, self-motivated and resourceful professional with a proven ability to build winning teams and businesses. Having worked with both creative and media agencies, Jimmy has a deep and broad perspective of the advertising and media industry and coupled with his entrepreneurial spirit, Jimmy’s talent will be an asset for the agency. It is great to welcome him aboard and I am confident that Jimmy will be a terrific leader for PHD,” said Andreas Vogiatzakis

On his new role, Jimmy Lim said, “PHD is an agency with an edge, rooted in innovation and strategic planning. One of the fastest growing agencies on the block, I am excited at the opportunity and look forward to driving PHD to further heights of excellence.”


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