Tangrams announces 2018 jury members

The full jury line-up has been announced across Effectiveness, Digital Strategy, Media Strategy, Data & Analytics and eCommerce award categories

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Tangrams announces 2018 jury members

Tangrams, APAC’s largest regional effectiveness and strategy awards, has announced the full Jury line-up for the Effectiveness, Digital Strategy, Media Strategy, Data & Analytics and eCommerce award categories.

The carefully curated jury teams have been selected to cover a wide range of effectiveness expertise from across different fields to achieve a well-balanced representation of industry-specific knowledge. The jury members from the biggest brands and agencies in the APAC region will be responsible for awarding the most effective campaigns over the past year to decide who goes home with the coveted Tangrams trophies.

Joe Pullos, Spikes and Tangrams Festivals Director said, “We are very grateful to have a team of high calibre jury members prepared to commit their precious time to judging the most effective campaigns from the long list of entries received this year. We have again gathered the best in the industry who will bring their own set of unique thinking to the table and I look forward to the robust debates during the live judging process.”

The shortlist will be revealed in July and Tangrams Effectiveness @ Spikes 2018 winners will be announced and presented with their trophies on 28 September at the Spikes Asia Awards Ceremony. Early bird delegate passes to the Spikes Asia Festival of Creativity and Spikes Asia Awards Ceremony are now on sale at

Effectiveness Jury

David Porter, VP, Global Media, Unilever – Jury President

Amanda Hancock, Head of Strategy, McCann Worldgroup

Ashutosh Srivastava, Chairman & CEO - AMEA, Russia & CIS, Mindshare Worldwide

Duncan Pointer, Chief Executive Officer, Vizeum Asia Pacific

Edward Booty, Chief Strategy Officer, APAC, Publicis Communications

Ian Pearman, President, TBWA\Asia

Kaveri Khullar

Kota Takaichi, CMO / COO, HAKUHODO Malaysia

Lakish Hatalkar, President Director, One J&J Indonesia

Levent Guenes, Chief Growth Officer, APAC, Havas Group

Måns Tesch, Chief Strategy Officer - Asia Pacific, Middle East & Africa, Grey

Marco Corsi, Director, Global Accounts Team, APAC, Facebook

Matt Scotton, CSO APAC, Mediabrands

Michael Cook, Regional CMO - APAC: Personal Insurance, AIG

Michael Chadwick, Chief Strategy Officer, APAC, Dentsu Brand Agencies

Nick Sinclair, Senior Brand Marketing Manager, APAC, Airbnb

Sandipan Roy, Chief Strategy Officer, APAC, Isobar

Shahvez Afridi, Global Strategy Director, MullenLowe

Shantanu Dasgupta, Executive Planning Director, Global, ADK

Vishwanath Ramaswamy, Global Marketing Director, GSK

Vivek Pareek, Global Brand Manager – Shell Helix and Shell Advance, Shell

Wendy Walker, Head of Marketing: Global Expansion, Intuit

Yvonne Tey, Marketing Director, Under Armour SEA

Digital Strategy Jury

Erica Kerner, VP Marketing - Asia Pacific, Tiffany & Co – Jury President

Carlos Palacios, Head of Strategy, DDB

Caspar Schlickum, CEO Asia Pacific, Wunderman

Diane Yap, Head of Marketing, AXA Insurance

Haruna McWilliams, VP Strategy APAC, Essence

Josie Brown, APAC Director of Digital, JWT/Mirum

Justin Peyton, Chief Strategy & Transformation Officer, Digitas

Kabeer Chaudhary, Regional Director APAC, M&C Saatchi Mobile

Kunal Arora, Managing Director, Edelman

Patrick Rona, Chief Digital Officer, APAC, McCann Worldgroup

Priyanka Nath, Digital Marketing Director, Expedia Group

Rika Sharma, Managing Partner, Ogilvy & Mather

Sanchit Sanga, Chief Digital Officer, Mindshare

Scott McBride, Chief Digital Officer, IPG Mediabrands, APAC

Shamusddin Jasani, Managing Director, Isobar (A division of Dentsu Aegis Network)

Suresh Ramaswamy, Regional Digital Lead, AMEA, Grey Group

Tan Rahman, Marketing Consultant

Media Strategy Jury

Josephine Tan, Global Media Director, McDonald's – Jury President

Amy Pak, Connections & Media Activation Manager, APAC, Airbnb

Anindya Dasgupta, Global Chief Marketing and Sales Officer, Fonterra

Ben Cunnington, Client Partner, Dentsu Aegis

Clay Schouest, Chief Strategy Officer, APAC, Carat

Imogen Hewitt, Group Managing Director, Havas Media

James Honda-Pinder, Planning Director, Iris Worldwide

Jan-Philipp Harling, Global Media Investment Director, Huawei

Jasper Distel, Regional Integrated Comms & Media Strategy Lead, Uber Technologies Inc.

Joyce Po, Regional Media Director, Mindshare

Klara Krok-Paszkowska, Head of Strategy Asia Pacific, Joule

Nicholas Koh, Account Director – Media, StarHub Pte Ltd

Nick Licence, Regional Director Data & Strategy APAC, Dentsu

Pablo Gomez, Head of Media and Digital NASEAP, Kantar Millward Brown

Qaiser Bachani, Director Media, APAC, GSK Consumer Healthcare

Richa Goswami, Global Head of Creative, Content and Digital platforms, Johnson and Johnson

Roche Vandenberghe, Head of Marketing, FWD Life Insurance Corporation

Stephen Tompkins, VP, Media Activation, Essence

Todd Martin, Director, Digital and Media Marketing, APJ, HP Inc

Tushar Vyas, Chief Strategy Officer, GroupM South Asia

Veneeta Ranjan, Regional Media Management – APAC, Ferrero

Walter Navarro, Director of Marketing Communications, Sofitel Singapore City Centre

Wendy Hogan, Customer Experience & Marketing Strategy Director, Oracle

Data & Analytics and e-Commerce Jury

Juliana Chu, Director, APAC Digital & Analytics, Kimberly-Clark Asia Pacific Headquarters – Jury President

Brendon Cropper, Chief Data & Experience Officer, Carat

David Brigham, Analytics Director, Mirum Agency

Gurmukh Chhabra, Senior Manager eCommerce - Asia Middle East and Africa, Mondelez International

Huw Davis, Data & Analytics Director – APAC, J Walter Thompson

James Lewin, Head of Innovation, Asia-Pacific, Mindshare

Jasper Knoben, Ecommerce lead APAC, Philips

Khaled Matar, Associate Director, eCommerce, PHD

Michel Mommejat, Managing Director Digital, Data and Technology, McCann Worldgroup Japan

Patrick Deloy, Managing Director, Isobar Commerce

Tetsuya Waida, Director, Hakuhodo

Tuomas Peltoniemi, President, Asia - Digital & Innovation, TBWA\Digital Arts Network

William Adeney, Vice President, OgilvyRed Asia Pacific