NEWS30 November 2018

Gyro hires Emma Rush as president

B2B News People UK

UK – Dentsu Aegis Network-owned global creative B2B agency gyro has appointed Emma Rush has its president.

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This follows the recent promotion of CEO Kate Howe to chair at gyro UK and chief growth officer at Dentsu Aegis Network. 

Rush (pictured) will take over leading the agency in January 2019. She will report to Howe in her chair of gyro UK role, and for global operations to Christoph Becker, global CEO & CCO at gyro.

She was previously managing director, data services and transformation, at Publicis UK. Rush has also held leadership positions at Chemistry, Rapp, Claydon Healey, Baber Smith and Proximity London. 

Gyro is expanding having recently bought B2B market research agency, B2B International, and also gaining new clients including Fujitsu, Jaguar Land Rover and Condeco.

Howe said: "We love Emma’s passion and tenacity in growing business and the great rapport she builds with her clients and her team alike. She’s got so much proven success behind her already and we can’t wait to see how her enthusiasm and drive positively impacts our clients."

Rush, added: "B2B marketing is one of the most exciting and innovative spaces to work in right now.  This is a fantastic opportunity to build on gyro’s strong foundations and ambition to be the must-have partner for premium B2B brands."