Droga5 London appoints David Kolbusz as chief creative officer

Droga5 London has appointed David Kolbusz as chief creative officer with him set to adopt the role early in November.

Kolbusz joins Droga5 from Wieden + Kennedy, New York, where he currently serves as executive creative director. However he has intimate knowledge of the UK market following a four year spell at BBH from 2010.

David Droga, creative chairman and founder of Droga5, said: “David has proven himself over and over to be truly one of the world’s best creative leaders. In fact, I have been trying to find a way to work with David for years, and now, with both David and Bill, I couldn’t be more excited about our future in London and beyond.”

On the appointment, Kolbusz added: “London is my spiritual home. The opportunity to head back and work with Bill to build up the Droga5 brand in the UK market proved impossible to pass up. I'm excited for the future and to see what we can do together.”

Founded in 2006, Droga5’s clients include BBC, Blizzard Entertainment, Chase, The Coca-Cola Company, Farfetch, Georgia-Pacific, Google, Heineken and more.

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