Eduardo Mapa, Jr. finds a new home in China

Eduardo Mapa, Jr. (pictured), founding partner of Havas Media Ortega has been named chief innovation officer for Havas Media Group China.

Tasked with areas of data, creativity and technology, Mapa will be based in Beijing and will report to Thomas Wong, Havas Media Group CEO of Greater China.

The agency in the mainland currently handles clients including Kia, Uni-President, LG, Evian, PUIG, Lacoste and Shangri-La.

Mapa’s appointment follows the recruitment of Manfred Tseng as managing director of the Shanghai office.