Malcolm Poynton

Global Chief Creative Officer - Cheil Worldwide

Malcolm Poynton
Malcolm joined Cheil Worldwide at the beginning of 2015 as the network’s Global Chief Creative Officer. Having led teams responsible for award-winning firsts as diverse as Foot Locker’s Sneakerpedia, Dove’s Campaign for Real Beauty and British Airways’ Johnny Foreigner campaign, Malcolm is a recognised industry influencer and speaker.

Two times Cannes Jury President, Malcolm was recently names one of AdAge magazine’s ‘World Top 10 Digital Minds’ and names by TechCity insider as one
of the UK’s leading Digital innovators. Under Malcolm’s creative leadership, Cheil Worldwide has emerged as one of the world’s leading creative networks
in the Gunn Report, winning over 340 global awards for clients including JBL, Uniqlo, Tesco and Samsung.

Prior to joining Cheil, Malcolm was a member of Sapient’s global leadership team service as SapientNitro’s first European Chief Creative Officer. M&C
Saatchi, Saatchi & Saatchi, Ogilvy and SapientNitro have all won Agency of the Year titles during his creative leadership.