Jonathan is charged with building and evolving the agency’s strategic capabilities to exceed client needs and works closely with leadership and client teams to lead the global planning community across the agency.
Jonathan has unparalleled global experience in activation and is an acknowledged industry leader in Shopper Marketing, having played a key role in establishing the discipline for a range of multi-national agencies and clients. Jonathan’s experience also includes establishing and working within multi-agency teams to deliver integrated, omni-channel solutions.
After beginning his agency career at KLP, the UK’s first publicly quoted sales promotion consultancy, Jonathan joined the Grey Group where he was instrumental in building the company’s marketing services capability. He co-founded Grey Marketing Services, Grey Integrated, Joshua (which grew to become the UK’s third largest integrated marketing agency) and G2 Worldwide.
Jonathan has worked with a broad range of global clients including P&G, GSK, Unilever and Coca-Cola.
Jonathan is proud to serve on the board of Give Kids the World, a 70 acre, non-profit ‘storybook’ resort in Central Florida, where children with life threatening illnesses and their families are treated to week-long, cost-free fantasy vacations.
In his spare time, Jonathan still manages to turn out regularly for his local Lacrosse team and represented England (in the Grand Masters section!) in the last World Championships.