Gavin McLeod Executive Creative Director
Ogilvy Sydney

Gavin has over 20 years of experience fostering creative and collaborative cultures at some of the world’s most innovative creative agencies. He’s recently returned from AKQA San Francisco where he led a 50+ interdisciplinary team dedicated to delivering breakthrough creative and technology innovation. Previously, Gavin was responsible for opening the Sydney office of R/GA, where he pitched and won work with ANZ Bank, Macquarie Bank, Nike, Samsung, Toyota, Coke, Accenture, Twitter and Google.
 
He is a passionate believer in the power of creative ideas to dramatically impact client’s businesses. And, Gavin has deep expertise working in the financial sector having led award winning campaigns for a number of different banks. His “Car Creation” campaign for NRMA Insurance picked up the top award at a number of award shows, including an Effies Grand Prix and a Cannes Effectiveness Lion.