As regional commercial director, Aadit Bimbhet will help grow the agency's commerce capability and continue to deliver seamless commerce solutions for clients that bridge the gap between inspiration and conversion.

As part of Essence’s consulting solutions, Essence Data Health Check aims to provide a meticulous review of marketers’ technology stack, data collection setup, audience management approach and data deployment practice.

Paolo Mercado has been appointed as vice president of Behavioural Science, and will report directly to Jerry Smith - Ogilvy’s president of growth and innovation and CEO of Ogilvy Consulting, Asia.