Clear Channel Singapore appoints CEO

Kelly Khoo, Clear Channel Singapore’s sales & marketing director has been promoted to the role of CEO.

The appointment comes following the departure of Adam Butterworth. Khoo will report to Mark Thewlis, executive chairman, Clear Media. Mark Thewlis’ remit includes the regional leadership role for Clear Channel International in APAC.

Khoo (pictured) joined Clear Channel Singapore as marketing director in 2006, before moving on to the role of sales & marketing director in 2010. She has been credited for sales force effectiveness, branding, research and insights, mobile, digital, creativity and innovation for the company.

Khoo said: “I will continue to place my focus on the '3i' piece, which is found solidly on our proposition of delivering great work for clients based on ideation, insights and integration, and in the areas of people, performance and culture.”

Thewlis added, “Khoo has been instrumental in developing the successful business we have today and I am certain she will continue to take our company forward to new heights.”

A new sales director will be introduced shortly.