Chris Hare has been appointed Business Partner at OgilvyOne UK. In his new role, Chris will be tasked with overseeing the IBM and BT Business accounts, with additional responsibility for developing the agency’s B2B offering.
He will report directly to Clare Lawson, Managing Partner, Head of Account Management.
Chris has extensive expertise in B2B marketing, specifically across technology, direct and CRM. He joins OgilvyOne from B2B agency Gyro where he was most recently Managing Director of its healthcare agency Woolley Pau. He first joined the agency as Account Director in 2000 and was promoted to Client Services Director, then VP, International Client Services, before becoming MD.
Sam Williams-Thomas, CEO, OgilvyOne UK said of Chris’s appointment, ‘Chris is very highly thought of in the B2B marketing sector and we are extremely fortunate to have him join us. I am confident that he will be a tremendous asset to the agency and an integral part of the team.’
Chris added, ‘I’m excited to be joining OgilvyOne at this time. The new business success of the last few years is testament to the great talent, capability and innovation present here and I’m looking forward to being part of more success for the agency and its clients in the future.