People on the Move: Wunderman Taps Chris Perry as U.K. CEO

Andrew Dumont, Emma Keenan, Kim Kadlec, Jodie Stranger, Anton Reyniers Are Also on the Move

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Chris Perry is joining Wunderman as the agency's new U.K. chief executive. Mr. Perry started his career as a strategist at Ogilvy & Mather in 1992 before launching DNA, which was acquired by Razorfish's owner aQuantive in 2005. He left Razorfish in 2010 following its acquisition by Microsoft and joined WPP to launch Fabric.

Andrew Dumont has joined Bitly as VP-marketing. Mr. Dumont comes to Bitly after working for a year as an entrepreneur-in-residence at Betaworks, the startup studio that spawned Bitly in 2008. Mr. Dumont, who was named one of the 2014 Forbes 30 under 30, has previously helped build and grow startups like Moz and Seesmic. He also co-founded Stride, which was later acquired by ProsperWorks.

Emma Keenan, formerly VP and partner of Open2Europe, has been named executive director of ICOM. While at Open2Europe, Ms. Keenan managed teams across many European countries and led an international strategic accounts division. Earlier, she served as a media trainer for companies such as Danone, Dior, Kenzo and Yves St. Laurent.

Starcom MediaVest Group announced the appointment of Kim Kadlec to the newly created role of president, GNC Americas and the promotion of Jodie Stranger to the also newly created role of president, GNC Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Ms. Kadlec joined SMG from AOL, where she served as global head of strategic partnerships and led efforts to grow the audience and footprint for AOL worldwide. Prior to AOL, Ms. Kadlec was worldwide VP-global marketing group at Johnson & Johnson. Mr. Kadlec also held marketing roles at NBCUniversal, News Corp and began her career on the agency side at Backer & Spielvogel. Ms. Stranger was most recently executive director of global network client operations for SMG's Europe, the Middle East and Africa region. She joined SMG from Aegis (current Dentsu Aegis), where she served as the new business and marketing director, Vizeum EMEA. Prior to this position, Ms. Stranger was the VP-Aegis Media global clients. Earlier in her career, Ms. Stranger held several roles at Carat International and roles in domestic markets with both Carat and Dentsu.

Ogilvy & Mather Indonesia has appointed Anton Reyniers as group strategy director. Mr. Reyniers joined the firm with experience in the advertising industry at agencies like BBH London, BBDO and JWT Singapore, where he was planning director.

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