JWT Bangkok hires four creative directors

J. Walter Thompson has hired four senior creatives to strengthen its creative offering in Bangkok.

Theerapol “Tim” Koomsorn and Vasan Wangpaitoon as Executive Creative Directors, Sunny Ng as Group Creative Director and Yee Kiang Tan as Creative Director.

L-r: Vasan Wangpaitoo, Theerapol “Tim” Koomsorn, Sunny Ng and Yee Kiang Tan

The new additions – all of which are men – include Theerapol “Tim” Koomsorn, who joins from Naga DDB in Kuala Lumpur where he was ECD to take on the same role in Bangkok, former Ogilvy & Mather, TBWA and BBDO creative Vasan Wangpaitoon who also joins as ECD, Sunny Ng from WPP’s specialist P&G agency as group creative director and Yee Kiang Tan, also from Naga, as creative director.

JWT says the hires are to “deepen” the agency’s creative bench, and has not clarified whether the appointments have been made to replace leavers.

“We welcome these wonderful additions, who bring creative firepower, new energy and a new dynamic to our expanding team,” said Parattajariya Jalayanateja, MD of J. Walter Thompson Bangkok in a press statement.


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