Havas Worldwide Hong Kong appoints Mitchell Tan as managing director

Havas Worldwide Hong Kong has appointed Mitchell Tan (pictured) as managing director.

Originally from Singapore, Tan has worked in Hong Kong for the past 11 years and has worked with agencies including DDB, Bates and most recently with Doremus as managing director, Greater China.

He joins Havas Worldwide Hong Kong with over 20 years of experience in strategic planning, business operations and regional management roles, having worked with blue chip brands, including Exxonmobile, Shell, Philips Lighting, Heineken, HSBC and HP.

CC Tang, chairman for Havas Worldwide Hong Kong and chief creative officer‚ Greater China, commented: “Mitchell is truly a veteran and an experienced manager in the advertising industry. His regional experiences, digital know-hows and effective management skills are no empty boast but proven track records."

Commenting on his new appointment, Tan said: “It will fully utilise my strength in strategic development which will hopefully drive the business operations of this organization further.”