WPP Hires Away Longtime Publicis Vet to Serve as First Chief Marketing and Growth Officer

Laurent Ezekiel was co-president of Digitas North America and international

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WPP has hired Laurent Ezekiel, a longtime Publicis Groupe and Digitas veteran, to be its first chief marketing and growth officer, WPP CEO Mark Read wrote in an internal email acquired by Adweek. The email states that he will report directly to Read.

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