Branding agency Lambie-Nairn, has promoted Andy Hayes to managing director across its UK, Germany and Middle East business.
Previously regional director in the Middle East, Hayes will continue to oversee the Lambie-Nairn business in the region as well as Africa and India, working for clients such as Saudi Telecom and Dubai Tourism. He will also be charged with overseeing work for clients within the Northern European region.
Hayes replaces Lisa Hill, who is leaving for a new opportunity after nearly seven years at Lambie-Nairn.
Jim Prior, CEO of Lambie-Nairn, said: “Through the growth and development of our business in the Middle East, Andy has proven himself to be a dynamic, intelligent and confident leader. I am delighted to have him take on this expanded role and have no doubt that he will add great value to our business and our clients in Northern Europe, just as he has in the Middle East."
Hayes joined Lambie-Nairn’s London office in 2006 as senior client director for clients including Sainsbury’s, BBC, Aviva, Electronic Arts, Sunrise Telecom and Carbon Trust.
He will officially start his new position on 15 November 2015.