OMD UK has hired Suzy Ryder as managing partner of digital and technology, a new role for the company.
Ryder has spent the past five years at Maxus, most recently as head of digital. Prior to that, she held senior roles at Zed and Tri-Direct.
Reporting to managing director Dan Clays, she has been tasked with driving and developing all areas of digital across the agency.
Clays said her role will be critical in shaping strategy for clients. “She’s super smart and will fit in perfectly to the culture of the agency,” he added.
Ryder will join the agency in March this year.