IPA Council

The role and members of the IPA Council

Council is the elected governing body of the IPA, responsible for overseeing the IPA’s membership, strategic focus and management. It is chaired by the IPA President, who is supported by the Honorary Secretary and Honorary Treasurer.




Nigel Vaz - Publicis.Sapient

Honorary Treasurer

Janet Markwick 

Honorary Secretary

Kate Howe

Representing the IPA's Corporate Members

Zaid Al-Zaidy - Above+Beyond

Ben Bilboul - Karmarama

Karen Buchanan - McCann Manchester

Tim Clyde - Kitchen

Brian Coane - Leith

Dan Cullen-Shute - Creature

Magnus Djaba - Saatchi & Saatchi

Tammy Einav - adam&eveDDB

Jamie Elliott - The Gate London

Annie Gallimore - Engine

Neil Henderson - St Luke's

Chris Hirst - Havas London

Rick Hirst - Dentsu Aegis London

Mark Howley - Publicis Media

Pip Hulbert - Wunderman Thompson

Paul Hutchison - Wavemaker London

Josh Krichefski - MediaCom

Becky McOwen-Banks

Marc Nohr - Fold7

James Pais - Frame Agency

Xavier Rees - Havas London

Pete Robins - the7stars

Nicky Unsworth - BJL Manchester

Liz Wilson - Karmarama

Representing the IPA's Personal Members 

Jane Asscher - 23red

Kate Bruges - Wunderman Thompson

Neil Christie - Wieden + Kennedy London

Jason Dormieux - Wavemaker London

Julian Douglas - VCCP

Tom Firth - M&C Saatchi

Mike Leeson - Golley Slater Cardiff

Stephen Maher - MBA

Ben Quigley - Everything Different

Neil Simpson - The Corner

Michael Wall - Mother

Ex Officio Council Members

Michael Frohlich - Ogilvy (44 Club Chair)

Sarah Golding - The&Partnership London (Immediate Past President)

Tom Knox - MullenLowe London (Previous Past President)

Valerie Ludlow - ASG & Partners (Northern Ireland Chair)

Michelle Wright - Gough Bailey Wright (England & Wales Chair)

Guy Vickerstaff - The&Partnership (Scotland Chair)

IPA Secretary to Council

Tom Mott - IPA

Last updated 27 January 2020