Nigel Vaz, CEO EMEA & APAC, SapientRazorfish
Nigel is CEO EMEA and APAC at SapientRazorfish. He previously led the business in Europe as global Chief Strategy Officer, and was responsible for developing SapientRazorfish’s global business strategy and identifying market opportunities to support company growth.
A driving force behind the agency’s vision of harnessing technology and storytelling to better connect brands with consumers, Nigel works closely with clients and teams to deliver digital transformation programmes as well as advertising, digital and direct marketing, and customer experience and technology platforms for leading brands including British Airways, Marks & Spencer, Royal Bank of Scotland, Unilever and Vodafone.
Nigel drove the evolution of Sapient’s European business – helping build it into one of the largest agencies in the UK and expand it to become a significant presence in continental Europe.
He is a council member of the Institute of Practitioners in Advertising, board member of The Marketing Society and an inductee of the British Interactive Marketing Association’s Digital Hall of Fame.
(Judge: 2017, 2016, 2018)