Jason Oke

Jason Oke

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Chicago, United States

About me

An accomplished global marketing leader who has built and led integrated marketing agency teams across five continents, repeatedly creating high-performing, award-winning and profitable organizations.

Jason has worked globally with the top three advertising holding companies, and had as clients many of the Fortune 100, including Coca-Cola, PepsiCo, Wrigley’s, Nintendo, Starbucks, P&G, ConAgra, Colgate-Palmolive, Unilever, Kellogg’s, and Walgreens Boots Alliance.

He is a highly regarded voice in the industry and well-known as a keynote speaker; as a judge at marketing award shows including The Clios, The Effies, and Campaign’s Digital Awards; and as a lecturer at Miami Ad School, Ontario College of Art & Design, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, and Google Squared.

Sector Experience


Global Client Leader
WPP, Chicago
United States
March 2019 - September 2020 (1 year 6 months)
Jason was WPP's Global Client Leader for the Walgreens Boots Alliance Business.
Managing Director, EMEA
Boulogne-Billancourt, France
August 2015 - June 2019 (3 years 10 months)
Jason led the WPP Colgate-Palmolive relationship across Europe, Eurasia, Middle East, and Africa, with teams in Paris, London, Hamburg, Prague, Krakow, Moscow, Istanbul, Tel Aviv, Dubai, Casablanca, Nairobi, and Johannesburg.
Managing Director, APAC
Hong Kong, Hong Kong
April 2012 - August 2015 (3 years 4 months)
Jason led the WPP Colgate-Palmolive relationship across Asia-Pacific, overseeing teams in Hong Kong, Mumbai, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Taipei, Manila, Bangkok, Yangon, Kuala Lumpur, Singapore, and Sydney.

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