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 recognized industry influencer and speaker. Two times Cannes Jury President, Malcolm was recently named one of AdAge magazine’s “World’s Top 10 Digital Minds” and named 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 worlds leading creative networks in the Gunn Report, helping Samsung win Marketer of the Year titles at both Cannes Lions and AdFest.
Prior to joining Cheil, Malcolm was a member of Sapient’s global leadership team serving 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.