McCann Worldgroup has decided to name Daryl Lee as global CEO. He will be succeeding Bill Kolb, who is stepping down from the CEO role but will remain chairman of the company, according to a report by the Wall Street Journal.
Prior to this, Lee was the worldwide CEO of IPG Mediabrands since 2019. Eileen Kiernan, presently the worldwide CEO of UM will be succeeding Lee at Mediabrands, the report stated.
This would be Lee’s second stint at McCann. He has previously held global leadership roles at the network.
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