Nick Elliott

Nick Elliott

EMEA Managing Director at R3 London
LONDON, United Kingdom

About me

Nick joined R3 in 2016 as the Managing Director of EMEA in the London office, with more than 19 year’s experience with client-agency relationships. His previous roles include five-years at WPP in a cross-Agency integration role, focusing on driving consistency and effectiveness across the holding group, and working with clients such as GSK, Land Rover, and Vodafone. Nick’s extensive experience with global accounts and fostering collaboration in vertical teams brings immense value to marketers who are transforming their agency models, relationships and ways of working. Outside of R3, Nick enjoys tech, film and is on the board of Governors at one of the UK’s top schools.

Positions

EMEA Managing Director
London, United Kingdom
May 2016 - Present (3 years 4 months)
I am Managing Director of R3 EMEA. We are a leading global consultancy group, focussed on improving the effectiveness and efficiency of marketers.

Business Director for Europe
Weather Analytics
United Kingdom
August 2015 - April 2016 (8 months)
Weather Analytics helps businesses and organizations impacted by the weather see it differently with decision-support solutions. With 35+ years of historical, gap-filled data and robust seven day forecasts, Weather Analytics excels at mitigating risks through weather forensics, modeling and risk analysis, and alerting tools for markets such as government, insurance, and agriculture
Global Business Director WPP Team GSK
London, United Kingdom
April 2014 - July 2015 (1 year 3 months)
A team that harnesses the collective talent within WPP to enable GSK to succeed in being a force for good.

Global Business Director, WPP's Team Red (for Vodafone)
London, United Kingdom
June 2013 - March 2014 (9 months)
For ten months I led the cross-agency project for Vodafone's global brand engagement platform "Firsts" (firsts.com), that is the replacement for their seven year F1 sponsorship deal with McLaren Mercedes. This project involved bringing together and actively managing multiple agencies, including AKQA, RKCR, OPR, Wasserman, etc. It has given me a thorough understanding of brand engagement, branded content, and multiple platform campaigns.
Global Business Director, WPP's Team Land Rover (RKCR/YR)
London, United Kingdom
January 2011 - May 2013 (2 years 4 months)
Liaising directly with more than 15 global WPP agencies (concentrated in S.Africa, W.Europe, China and the US) and local market Clients. Our team were creative lead (producing film, print and digital) and managed global social, media, brochure, and web development agencies. The campaigns included the launch of the New Range Rover Sport 2013, the New Range Rover 2013 and the Range Rover Evoque 2011 and many others
Business Director
London, United Kingdom
January 2008 - January 2011 (3 years)
Dixons Account:
PC World & Currys Advertising - including "Whatever Your World, PC World" brand and product campaigns, and Megastores "Star Wars" campaign.

Hyundai UK Account:
Euro 2012 Qualifiers sponsorship on Sky "The Football Challenge" - getting John Barnes and other greats to shoot balls into cars!
World Cup Sponsorship Campaign "Car Football Championships" (the one that played over Englands goal)
Channel Five Movies Sponsorship "Quality Moments in Film"
Senior Account Director
London, United Kingdom
January 2003 - December 2007 (4 years 11 months)
GNER/ National Express Trains, Canon Europe, Canon UK, Nintendo Europe, Delanic Films (film distributer), Kikkoman (Soy sauce), NEC Europe

Account Director
Euro RSCG Wnek Gosper
United Kingdom
April 1999 - December 2003 (4 years 8 months)
• Vision Express – “Guardian Angel” 2003 campaign
• Argos – “Argus” Richard E.Grant Campaign
• Cadbury Confectionary International
• Citroën
• Intel
• Microsoft: MSN.CO.UK and Expedia
• COI: Fire Safety, Electoral Register, Special Constables
• Other clients
Saudi Arabian Airlines
United Technologies Corporation
Account Manager
Walsh Trott Chick Smith
United Kingdom
April 1997 - April 1999 (2 years)
Rothmans International
First Choice Holidays
First Telecom
Gremlin Interactive

Education

Social Studies : Anthropology, Psychology, Geography, Social Policy

1993 - 1996 (3 years)

Merit Diploma: Foundation Year

1991 - 1992 (1 year)

A-Levels

1989 - 1991 (2 years)
Activities : Basketball, Rugby, Athletics

High School

1988 - 1990 (2 years)
Activities: Swimming, Basketball, Football GCSEs

High School

1983 - 1987 (4 years)
Activities : Acting, Debate, Swimming, Life Guard

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