Ogilvy China Appoints Selina Teng as President of O&M Group, Beijing
Ogilvy & Mather China today announced that Selina Teng, currently Co-Managing Director of Ogilvy Public Relations Beijing, has been promoted to President, Ogilvy & Mather Group Beijing.
In her new role, Selina will oversee the day-to-day business of the Ogilvy & Mather Group in Beijing with all Beijing units reporting to her. Selina will also join O&M China’s Executive Committee.
A native of Beijing, Selina joined Ogilvy Public Relations in 1999 and has been with Ogilvy & Mather ever since. Over the years, she has established and managed a strong technology and automotive practice for O&M. She also led several of O&M’s largest clients in China. Cultivating aptitude has always been a top priority for Selina. Her belief in “people first” means she has been a key mentor for her growing team; training, maintaining, and developing them into a group of PR experts.
Commenting on the changes, Chris Reitermann, CEO of Ogilvy & Mather China, says, “Developing local talent is our top priority in China, and I could not be more delighted to announce Selina’s promotion today, as she is our very first home-grown office head. In addition to her strong client focus, what impresses me most about Selina is the care, coaching and patience she puts into growing talent. David Ogilvy once said that our offices must always be headed by the kind of people who command respect - Selina is definitely one of them.”
“It’s thrilling for me to take on this new role, where I will continue to expand my scope beyond Public Relations and help Ogilvy & Mather Group Beijing carry on reaching new milestones. The past 16 years with O&M have been filled with exciting projects and growth. They are truly a family and this position will help me give back to a community and company that have invested so much in me,” says Selina Teng.