Mediabrands boss Philippe Krakowsky promoted to IPG COO

Sep 09, 2019 - The Drum
Board and Executive Moves

IPG Mediabrands boss Philippe Krakowsky has been promoted to the holding group’s chief operating role in recognition of his decade of service so far.

Krakowsky will work directly with Michael Roth, the 73-year-old chairman and chief executive of IPG. Both will oversee the entire business but Krakowsky will especially focus on Mediabrands including Acxiom, Carmichael Lynch, Deutsch, Hill Holliday, Huge, and R/GA.

Roth said that Krakowsky has already “played a key part in major str...