Gatwick is home to our sister agency, Code, where we focus on data engineering, marketing sciences and marketing technology, and continue to develop our award-winning intelligent operating system adZu, which is helping transform many of our clients’ businesses. We underpin all that we do with values that celebrate individuality—integrity, humility, diversity and innovation. We've cultivated an environment that fosters a growth mindset. By using the most advanced technology and data solutions, we can be radical in our approach. We are a strong and diverse team of consultants, technologists, data scientists and customer success practitioners.
Background Chris is unquestionably an industry stalwart, having held leadership positions in the UK for the last 21 years. His experience and talent lie in setting the standards for operational excellence, as well as building a strong cultural ethos of doing the very best for clients. Responsible for overseeing and running the UK operations across data, media and creative, Chris remains committed to helping talent excel in a supportive and highly strategic and creative environment.
Why I'm at RAPP RAPP is somewhere I can naturally play to my strengths and work in partnership with some exceptionally talented people, as well as having the opportunity to make a difference working with some highly respected blue-chip brands.
Background Prior to becoming CEO of RAPP UK, Gabby was at Proximity: 3 years running the International business in the Paris office and 8 years in Proximity London as MD and then CEO. Coming from a Digital background at the start of it all, Gabby is passionate about the constant evolution of Marketing, finding new and better ways to solve meaty client problems, make consumers happy and deliver outstanding creative work! She is also obsessed with harnessing the collective genius of the Agency to make magic.
Why I'm at RAPP Because I have never met a group of such talented, creative thinkers with capabilities that span the entire end to end journey and beyond. Together we’ll be inventing the future of Marketing.
Background Al is an expert in customer communications at all touchpoints. His experience, in the UK and Australia, covers all sectors from automotive to telecoms, from healthcare to fashion. For over two decades, he’s consistently won international awards for creativity and effectiveness across almost every discipline, but he’s resolute that success only comes from a team. Building successful teams that thrive on great ideas excites Al, and it shows when you meet him.
Why I'm At RAPP My recent focus has been on bringing together creativity, behavioural planning and data to create a new agency model. One that’s capable of delivering more meaningful relationships between brands and customers. One that starts with ideas and creativity then delivers better customer experiences powered by the latest A.I. RAPP is one of the few places that has the experience to do this - the skills required are all in one place. And better still, RAPP’s clients share this ambition.
Background An experienced marketer with a proven track record across all channels and within many industry sectors, Carolyn prides herself on having a strong intuition for client objectives and being an authentic leader. Along with her team, she consults with clients to determine smart, future-fit, data-driven solutions that connect customer and brand. Carolyn’s brand experience includes Mercedes-Benz, Open University, Best Western, Christie’s, Barclaycard and Eurostar.
Why I'm at RAPP RAPP fulfills my drive to deliver success in an ever-changing commercial landscape of diversity. I’m excited to be a part of RAPP, where I can make a world of difference through incremental change.