Rodrigo Jatene Joins DDB Chicago as Chief Creative Officer
Rodrigo comes to DDB Chicago with over 22 years of experience and a number of prestigious accolades over the course of his career, for brands in almost every industry. He has led some of the most compelling work in the world in recent years, with data, technology and a careful humanity at the core of everything he does. He has spent time at Leo Burnett Tailor Made, DM9DDB, AgenciaClick, EURO RSCG, McCann Erickson Madrid, and Wunderman Brazil. Most recently, he was Chief Creative Officer of Grey West, where he oversaw the Los Angeles and San Francisco offices and led the overall vision, culture, and product of the agency. He also ran Grey’s Regional Creative council in North America and served as a permanent member of the Grey Global Creative Board.
Rodrigo said: “I’m honored to join the legendary DDB Chicago and to be part of the team that is leading it into the future. It’s not every day that you’re faced with a project with such an ambitious vision, fueled by an impressive list of clients and a hugely talented and diverse team, both eager to build and transform brands and businesses through the power of creativity and cultural relevance. I couldn’t be more excited and in line with what Andrea has masterfully set out to build, and I can’t wait to get started.”