Wunderman Thompson appoints Sydney managing director

WPP’s Wunderman Thompson has appointed Matthew Parry as its Sydney managing director.

Parry joins from Wunderman Thompson Hong Kong, where he held the title of managing director there since 2019.

Matthew Parry

Parry has also helped establish and grow a regional hub team for client HSBC spanning 12 APAC markets and has led a multi-national client portfolio in Shanghai.

On his new role, Parry said: “I’m excited about this next chapter of my Wunderman Thompson career. The Sydney team is already producing inspiring and effective work for clients, and I’m looking forward to building on this further while importantly championing and growing our talent.”

Wunderman Thompson ANZ CEO Lee Leggett said: “Matt is something of a rising star within Wunderman Thompson globally and in the APAC region. We are thrilled that he will be joining us in Sydney and continuing his career within the Wunderman Thompson network.”

“During his time at the Hong Kong office, Matt has transformed the business into a huge success, driving client growth, new business wins and leading the company’s data and MarTech offering. We’re excited to leverage his wide-spanning expertise across creativity, data and experience to drive growth for brands here in Australia.”

In its Melbourne office, Nick Muncaster was appointed as Wunderman Thompson’s Melbourne managing director.


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