Richard Huntington

Richard Huntington

Group Chief Strategy Officer at Saatchi & Saatchi
London, United Kingdom


Group Chief Strategy Officer
London, United Kingdom
June 2014 - Present (8 years 11 months)
Director of Strategy
Saatchi & Saatchi
January 2008 - Present (15 years 4 months)
Responsible for the intellectual output of the Agency, the strategies we deploy for our clients, the way we position the agency and the day to day running of the organisation along with the rest of the executive team.

Client's include HSBC (Premier and Sponsorship), EE, WeightWatchers, Visa, Kerry Foods (Walls, Mattessons), Asda,
Planning Director
London, United Kingdom
January 2006 - April 2007 (1 year 3 months)
Responsibility for running the planning department and jointly running the Agency.

Client included the COI (Alcohol harm reduction, HMRC and the Food Standard Agency), Mars (Tracker) and BSkyB
Planning Director
HHCL and partners
2001 - 2006 (5 years)
Responsibility for running the planning department and key clients.

Lead planner on BSkyB (acquisition, Sky+, Sky HD) and the Food Standards Agency.
July 1997 - 2001 (3 years 6 months)
Planner on Tango, Iceland Frozen Foods and Texaco at HHCL, Campaign Magazine's Agency of the decade.
Board Account Planner
1996 - 1997 (1 year)
Board Account Planer on BT, Wrangler and Homebase.
1993 - 1996 (3 years)
Planner on Delta Airlines, Homebase, Weetabix and BT
Account Manager
1991 - 1993 (2 years)
Account Executive
DDM Advertising
1989 - 1991 (2 years)
Planning Partner
London, United Kingdom


2:1, Geography

1986 - 1989 (3 years)

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