Grey Singapore names Neil Cotton as chief strategy officer with global oversight for GSK

Neil CottonThe founder of Singapore-based strategy and innovation consultancy Liberty Networks, Neil Cotton, has quit the company after almost a decade to take the role of chief strategy officer with WPP-owned Grey Singapore.

Cotton will also take the lead on Grey’s GlaxoSmithKline account as global strategy director.

Cotton replaces Judd Labarthe, who joined Grey in January 2014 and held the role of VP, global strategy director and head of planning.

Prior to founding Liberty in January 2007, Cotton spent almost three years at Lowe Worldwide as head of strategy in Asia.

He also spent three years as the Hong Kong-based head of strategy for Bates Asia and had a spell with Ogilvy & Mather in New York.



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