Enero Group has announced the appointment of Ian Rowden as a non-executive director.
Rowden has served in senior marketing roles across four continents with some of the world’s most admired brands. He has led global marketing, brand stewardship, product development and subsidiary business initiatives in 68 countries.
John Porter, chairman of Enero, said: “We are pleased to appoint Ian to the Enero Board. It would be hard to find someone with a more impressive background in marketing and advertising than Ian, with global experience spanning Coca Cola, Virgin Group and Saatchi & Saatchi.
“His skills will complement our other board members David Brain, Sue McIntosh and Anouk Darling.
“Ian has worked on both agency and client side and his appointment is a further step in broadening our sector expertise. Although he’s Australian, Ian is based in the USA, which is key to our future growth.”
Commenting on his appointment, Rowden said: “It is an exciting time to join the Enero Board, as the group is very well placed to take advantage of the changes in the marketing services sector and I hope to contribute to the group’s future success.
“I look forward to working with the board and management team.”
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