DDB Sydney promotes Lisa Hauptmann to managing partner for McDonald’s

DDB Sydney has promoted Lisa Hauptmann from group business director to managing partner on the McDonald’s account.

Hauptmann’s new role acknowledges the contribution she has made to the agency’s long-standing relationship with McDonald’s, DDB said.

Hauptmann has been promoted to managing partner for her work on McDonald’s

Hauptmann joined DDB in 2014, and has previously worked client-side for Freedom Foods and News Corp Australia. Between 2006 and 2011 she was a senior account director at BWM – now BWM Denstu.

DDB Sydney managing director, Priya Patel, said: “Lisa has done an amazing job in her time with us. She is a natural leader who applies a huge amount of energy and intelligence into everything
she does.

A McDonald’s out-of-home execution in Sydney 

“Her optimism and can-do attitude has earned the respect of our people and our clients. She is also incredibly passionate about the work we output and the people in the agency.”

Hauptmann said of her appointment: “I look forward to this next step and continuing to drive the McDonald’s business into the future. Five years and my passion equals that of day one. It’s a brand filled with opportunity and the team are equally inspiring.”


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