Richard Fraser has been appointed to the role of president, BBDO Southeast Asia.Â This is in addition to his current role as Proximity Worldwideâs regional managing director for Asia, Middle East and Africa, based in Singapore.
Fraser (pictured) will extend his responsibilities across the six BBDO offices in Southeast Asia, reporting to Jean-Paul Burge, chairman and CEO of BBDO Asia. He has been part of the Proximity global Network for 12 years and is a member of the Proximity Worldwide Executive Committee.
“Fraser is a provenÂ global marketer with more than 20 yearsâ experience working with leading brandsÂ in the United States, New Zealand, Canada and more than 20 markets throughout Asia, the Middle East and Africa. We have worked together for the last eight years and he has been deeply involved in all aspects of our business, both at BBDO and Proximity.Â He will give our agencies in the region added support to help drive the creative product and growth,â Burge said.
Fraser has been part of the Proximity global Network for 12 years and is a member of the Proximity Worldwide Executive Committee.
Fraser said: âThis is a fantastic opportunity to deepen my relationship with these great teams and partner for growth, and at the same time, parlay the digital experience gained in the Proximity network to our agencies throughout SEA.”