Malaysian digital agency, C27 has made four key new hires to take up the positions of social media lead, associate creative director and senior art director.
C27 has hired Joseph Pek as social media lead. Formerly of Lion & Lion and Kiehl’s Malaysia, Pek has worked with clients like L’oreal, NYX, and Nescafe. He was the sole content creator of Kiehl’s Malaysia’s Instagram. At C27, he is tasked with content creation and innovative social ideation for clients.
Joining as associate creative director is Nicholas Hon (pictured centre). In his previous role as digital art director in Compass Interactive and Vivaki, Hon has worked with brands like Nike, Astro, IKEA, Digi and Samsung. He is also the founder of URBN WPNS, a local streetwear brand.
A returning alum of C27, Lee Su San (pictured right) has also rejoined the team as associate creative director. Prior to this appointment, Lee worked at Havas Media, Virus Communications, Creative Juice and Geometry Global, where she worked with clients like Ambank, Carlsberg, MDEC, ING and KLIA2.
Also joining the team is Nic Low (pictured left) as senior art director. Previously, he was at Sparkfury, Immerse and BBDO Malaysia where he worked with array of brands such as Volvo, Magnum, GAP Malta and Philips Sound.
“One of the youngest and brightest ‘innovation-based’ CDs around, Hon will not only be spearheading our creative armoury but also leading our practice in developing new innovative services and solutions for our partners and clients. Lee, who started off her career at C27, is a seasoned visual storyteller. Her big agency experience coupled with her expert insights will only strengthen C27’s ability to push the envelope further. We’re glad to have her back,” said Fazil Fuad, CEO of C27.