Dentsu Aegis Network (DAN) has confirmed that Ashley Earnshaw has been appointed to the newly created role of chief investment officer for the group’s specialist media investment arm, Amplifi.
In his new role, Earnshaw will be responsible for leading a team of investment specialists as they partner with DAN’s media brands to deliver investment expertise to clients. He will report to Amplifi’s president for Australia and New Zealand, Greg Brown.
“Having been with Dentsu Aegis Network for two years now, most recently as chief investment officer for Carat, we are thrilled that Ashley will continue his journey with Dentsu Aegis Network, leading one of the fastest-growing areas of our business,” a DAN spokesperson told B&T.
“As the media landscape continues to change, we continually look for ways to drive greater value and innovation at pace for our clients. One way we do this is by centralising specialist capabilities into centres of excellence.
“Aligning with some of our largest markets globally, Dentsu Aegis Network Australia will be centralising our media investment into Amplifi.”