Publicis Communications accelerates in Greater China with leadership appointments

Publicis Communications announces today the appointments of Michael Lee and David Gompel, as CEO and COO of Publicis Communications Greater China respectively. 

Lee and Gompel’s appointments come on top of their existing responsibilities as CEO of Saatchi & Saatchi and CEO of Publicis Worldwide for Greater China, respectively. 

In addition, Margaret Huang, currently CEO of Publicis Communications in Taiwan, will add to her current responsibilities the role of Chairman for Leo Burnett in Greater China.

Lee, Gompel and Huang will continue reporting to Loris Nold, global COO of Publicis Communications, in charge of the APAC & MEA region.

Arthur Sadoun, global CEO of Publicis Communications commented “With Michael, David and Margaret leading our Greater China efforts, I have no doubt that we will accelerate our transformation in this critical market, for the benefit of our clients.”

Loris Nold added “There is nothing more important than to give our clients full access to our expertise, talent and resources across Publicis Communications. The combination of leveraging the strength of our creative brands while giving our agencies an unparalleled ability to deliver best in class solutions is extremely powerful. I am looking forward to Michael, David and Margaret’s leadership as they partner more closely with our agency and expertise leaders across the market.”