Connie Lo leaves Leo Burnett after 15 years



Connie Lo is leaving Leo Burnett after 15 years with the agency.

She steps down from her role as chief creative officer for Leo Burnett South China in March.

Mark Tutssel, Leo Burnett’s global creative chief said: “Connie has been the guiding force behind some of Hong Kong’s most moving and inspiring campaigns. She’s devoted 15 years to make this office one of the strongest in the region. We sincerely thank her for her dedication and commitment to the agency.”

Lo commented: “It has been a wonderful journey for me at Leo Burnett all these years. I ‘grew up’ here and had the joy of learning, every day on the job, how to be a better creative and person.People are the most valuable assets of Leo Burnett, all of whom made the success of the agency today possible. Hence I want to take this opportunity to thank everyone who had inspired and challenged me, those who always believed in me as well as those who worked tirelessly alongside me for the sake of creativity all these years.”

Alfred Wong and Brian Ma

Alfred Wong and Brian Ma

Stepping up to replace her are Alfred Wong and Brian Ma, who have been promoted to joint ECDs for Leo Burnett Hong Kong.

Lo said of her replacements: “In my opinion, they are the most talented creative partners in town. Their passion for good work, creative strength, discerning eye on creativity and experience are ingredients for their success as creative leaders for Leo Burnett Hong Kong.”

As a network, Leo Burnett has been going through considerable under the charge of regional boss Jarek Ziebinski. In Singapore, the agency’s MD, Josh Grace, has just left, and in Hong Kong, CEO Donald Tang has also moved on.



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