NEWS24 April 2017

Newsworks appoints Havas’ West in strategy role

Media News People UK

UK – Newsbrands’ marketing organisation Newsworks has made Niki West, former managing partner at Havas Media, client services and strategy director.

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West (pictured) will become a member of Newsworks’ leadership team, overseeing client services as well as strategy planning.

She joined Havas in 2005 and became managing partner in 2015, working with clients including Pernod Ricard UK, Unilever Food Solutions and Jacobs Douwe Egberts. Prior to this she worked for Carat Sydney, Optimedia and Bates Dorland.

Vanessa Clifford, chief executive of Newsworks, said: "Niki’s planning background means she brings with her a real understanding of marketing and communications. She has helped many clients build exceptional brands, delivering industry award-winning results, and I know that she will be a fabulous addition to our team."