- Mottram will lead and develop the agency’s team of 60 client services professionals
Global marketing and technology agency DigitasLBi has promoted Client Partner Kate Mottram to the newly-created role of Head of Client Services.
The moves reflect the agency’s continued commitment to investing in the industry’s best talent, in order to help clients make their brands count.
Mottram joined DigitasLBi as an Account Director in 2010, and was soon elevated to Senior Account Director, then Client Director, before coming a Client Partner in 2014. She has been responsible for a portfolio of some of the agency’s largest accounts and has led several major international pitch wins, for brands including Kellogg’s and Samsung.
In her new role as Head of Client Services, Mottram will lead and develop the agency’s team of 60 client services professionals, ensuring that all colleagues are providing industry-leading service to clients with an emphasis on creative and strategic leadership. She will also lead on client services recruitment strategy and help to develop a new approach to learning and development.
Mottram will report to Matt Steward, who was named as Managing Director at DigitasLBi in 2015.
Prior to joining DigitasLBi, Mottram held positions at a number of agencies, including The UNION and Twentysix.
Kate Mottram, Head of Client Services, DigitasLBi said: “I’m looking forward to taking on leadership of client services at DigitasLBi. It’s an exciting time for our team, as we are increasingly involved in diverse and complex engagements with our clients and collaborative projects with our sister agencies across Publicis Groupe.”
Matt Steward, Managing Director, DigitasLBi added: “Kate builds strong client relationships, grows business and puts a focus on the work. I’m delighted the wider client services community now gets to benefit from her experience and leadership.”
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