Robert Gaxiola to executive creative director, Bates, Singapore from executive creative director, Foote, Cone & Belding, also in Singapore. He replaces Petter Gulli, who resigned from the agency to return to Norway.
Angus Porter, 48, to global CEO of Added Value, WPP's market research group. The former customer propositions director at U.K. financial-services company Abbey replaces Tamara Ingram, now CEO of WPP Group's Grey Worldwide, London.
Alan Lo to general manager, Grey Worldwide, Shanghai, China, from management and marketing consultant at The Hub Consulting Group, also in Shanghai. Mr. Lo replaces Kenny Wong, who is leaving the industry.
Dick van Motman promoted to CEO, China, DDB Worldwide, a new position based in Shanghai, from exec VP-Asia, based in Singapore.