Previously a media planner buyer working with the likes of P&G, Cartier and Dockers, Paul Frampton entered the digital space in the early 2000s.
He held the post of managing director at MPG Media Contacts for four years before joining Havas. Since his appointment as chief executive the agency has acquired technology consulting business DBi and trends company SCB Partners.
In 2015, he launched a social newsroom which works for clients including Weetabix, Jamesons and the BBC, as well as overseeing the opening of a new Manchester office, a HMG consulting business focused on customer experience and an innovation lab working with startups.
He describes himself as an "obsessive Twitter and social leadership ambassador".