I have a new role as an Independent Non-Executive Director on the Board of Enero Group. I’m very much looking forward to working with John Porter and the board and Matt and the teams in some brilliant businesses around the world. Australian Stock Exchange (ASX) announcement below. My Advisory Board roles at Parkable and The Spinoff are unaffected.
Appointment of David Brain as Non- Executive Director
Enero Group Limited (ASX: EGG) today announced the appointment of David Brain as an Independent Non-Executive director, effective 10 May 2018.
David was most recently a Director of the Group supervisory board of Edelman, the world’s largest Public Relations firm, and a member of its global management board. During thirteen years at Edelman, he was CEO of the Europe Middle East & Africa (EMEA) region and latterly, CEO of Asia Pacific Middle East & Africa (APACMEA). Both regions achieved significant revenue growth during his tenures, won multiple industry awards and became recognised as regional leaders. David was a leading figure in the modernisation of Edelman’s services beyond traditional public relations and is a thought- leader on communications in the social media era.
Prior to Edelman, David was Co-CEO of Weber-Shandwick UK and Managing Director at Burson- Marsteller UK. He has also worked in Corporate Affairs at Visa International and as a planner in advertising.
David is currently an Advisory Board member of The Spinoff, New Zealand’s most successful on-line news magazine and an investor and Advisory Board member of Parkable, a New Zealand based new economy business.
Enero Group’s chairman, John Porter said: “We are very pleased to welcome David as a Non-Executive Director. David has deep industry knowledge of public relations and integrated communications which are a key pillar of our Group. David’s network and thought leadership will be invaluable to all our businesses”.
David Brain said: “I am delighted to be joining as a Director of Enero which is at a very exciting time in its development and at a time where integrated communications businesses are being given more opportunities to expand their services to clients. I look forward to working with John, Matthew and the Board to further enhance the capabilities of the Group”.
Contact: Brendan York +61 2 8213 3084