Michael Birkin

Chairman

Michael's name is one of the most respected in marketing. He became the CEO of Interbrand Group in 1987 and was a pioneer of brand valuation. He subsequently worked for Omnicom in various capacities until 2009. During his time there he served as President of Omnicom's largest division, Diversified Agency Services, Chairman/CEO of Omnicom Asia Pacific, and Vice-Chairman of Omnicom Group. He has worked with some of the world’s most prestigious brands – IBM, Shell, Nescafé, Chanel and Gucci to name but a few.