Former Havas Singapore GM David Tay heads to Geometry Global Indonesia

Havas Worldwide Singapore's GM David Tay (pictured) has left the agency to join Geometry Global Indonesia as managing director. He replaces Mike Forster, who has taken on the role of MD at Geometry Global Korea.

Both Geometry Global and Havas confirmed Tay's move to Marketing.

According to Tay's LinkedIn, he joined Geometry Global as general manager in April this year, before being promoted to the role of managing director in May. Prior to his new role, Tay was the GM at Havas for more than two years, where he led and managed the agency's business portfolio, focusing on growing existing clients and driving new business.

Tay was also previously the group business director of BBDO Singapore, where he was in charge of leading integrated campaigns for Mercedes and Singtel, along with new business development. He was also formerly the group brand director of Saatchi & Saatchi as the brand custodian for UOB, Lexus and Singapore Navy. Tay has spent more than 15 years with top local and international agencies leading large accounts across a breadth of categories including automobile, finance and telecom.