Ketchum appoints Stephen Waddington as European digital and social media director

Ketchum has announced the appointment of Stephen Waddington as digital and social media director for Ketchum’s European operations.

Waddington, formally managing director of Speed Communications, will advise clients served by Ketchum teams in Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Qatar, Russia, Spain, United Arab Emirates, and the UK.

David Gallagher, senior partner and CEO for Europe at Ketchum, said: “We are absolutely thrilled to have Stephen in the group. His track record as a clear-thinking adviser, innovator and team mentor will nicely complement our service proposition across the region, as well as bring added benefit to our clients and additional firepower to our digital and social media leadership.”

Waddington joins in December, and will be based in the London office.

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