Weber Shandwick Asia-Pacific digital lead Matthew Gain is leaving the agency to join Edelman. His move is effective this July, and he will be leading Edelman’s digital business in Australia.
Gain worked with clients MasterCard, Procter & Gamble, Vodafone and Samsung at Weber Shandwick. His career includes stints as consumer PR manager at Microsoft and roles with Edelman UK and Ogilvy PR Australia.
Edelman named Michelle Hutton CEO of Edelman Australia earlier this month. Hutton was previously with Hill & Knowlton.