McCann Names Jesse Lin as Vice Chairman of Asia Pacific

McCann Worldgroup China CEO Jesse Lin has been promoted to Vice Chairman of McCann Worldgroup Asia Pacific and Chairman of MRM/McCann APAC, the group said in a statement.

Lin will continue to serve as CEO of McCann Worldgroup in China even after the promotion.

With his new role, Lin will work with Prasoon Joshi and Charles Cadell, chairman and president of McCann Worldgroup Asia Pacific, respectively.

He will also report to MRM//McCann’s worldwide Chairman Bill Kolb and CEO Michael McLare to drive accelerated growth by building on the strong foundation that already exists in key APAC markets including China, Thailand, Singapore, Japan and the Philippines.

“McCann has terrific creative and business momentum throughout APAC. I look forward to working regionally with Charles and Prasoon and all of our country leaders at McCann and MRM//McCann as we build further in delivering best in class integrated capabilities to help our clients with their growth goals,” Lin was quoted as saying. –