Richard Huntington

Richard Huntington

Group Chief Strategy Officer at Saatchi & Saatchi

London, United Kingdom

My Latest Work


Director of Strategy

Saatchi & Saatchi
January 2008 - Present (9 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

United London
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

United London
London, United Kingdom


2:1, Geography

University of Cambridge
1986 - 1989 (3 years)

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