Annette Male is the Chief Executive Officer, APAC at Wunderman Thompson - a global network built to inspire growth for ambitious brands.
As a 20-year industry veteran, Annette has built a reputation for inspiring growth for clients. Over the years, Annette has worked with a renowned portfolio of clients, including HSBC, Friso, Visa, Disney and Unilever.
Prior to joining Wunderman Thompson, Annette was the APAC CEO at Digitas, where she was responsible for 9 markets. While at Digitas, Annette helped the agency win Agency of the Year twice in Australia and Singapore, as well as win numerous local creative and people awards. She was Regional Lead for VISA as part of the One Team Visa bringing together a blended team across Digitas and Publicis Media.
A passion for talent within our industry she is a mentor for See It Be it at Spikes, a regular judge on Women Leading Change awards and is the Global Exco Sponsor for Wunderman Thompson's Ambition team - a board consisting of our 10 future leaders who help shape our future vision.
Based in Singapore, Annette loves to spend time with her husband and two children. Also, after taking a month off to spend time at a Muay Thai camp in Phuket, she's turned Muay Thai into her secret passion.