Jean-Yve s Naouri, Executive Chairman of Publicis Worldwide, has named Arthur Sadoun as Managing Director. The appointment becomes effective immediately.
In addition to his current role as President of Publicis France, Publicis Worldwide’s largest market, Arthur expands responsibility for operations in Western Europe (Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Spain, Italy, Belgium and Holland).
Sadoun will also supervise strategic planning and creativity at a worldwide level.
Jean-Yves Naouri said, ‘I have enjoyed working with Arthur for five years and I have witnessed his success at the helm of the French operations of Publicis Worldwide. His experience in running international clients and winning global new business is a formidable asset to our network. I am convinced that his talent, passion and drive will contribute to our growth and our success.’
Commented Arthur Sadoun: ‘We are fortunate to be working with some of the most prestigious clients and brands in the world and I look forward to helping to grow their businesses more quickly with smart thinking and innovative creativity drawn from across our network. It’s an exciting new challenge that I am particularly keen to share with Jean-Yves.’