Chairman, Africa & Indian Ocean
Young & Rubicam Brands
Chris Harrison is the Africa and Indian Ocean Chairman of Young & Rubicam Brands, a collaborative network of marketing communications companies. Young & Rubicam Brands is a WPP plc network.
Chris has 29 years of experience in brands marketing and marketing communications. 17 of those years have been spent in Africa, where he now leads a network that offers 3 Agency brands (Y&R Advertising, Wunderman Direct Marketing, and Silver Bullet PR) and covers 37 countries.
Chris lives and works in Nairobi, Kenya.
His observations on marketing in Africa are read in national newspaper columns in 8 countries every week, and on the Internet on such influential trend sites as www.psfk.com. He also Tweets at www.twitter.com/harrisoncj and can be found on LinkedIn.