the projects* has appointed Isobel Stackpool to general manager of Australia.
Having launched a fourth office in New York last year, adding to the offices in London and LA, Stackpool (featured image, right) takes the lead to focus senior resource in the Australian business.
Currently the director of operations and finance, she has held business partnership roles in tech, finance and aviation before moving into the creative industry over six years ago.
As general manager, she will lead the projects* commercial strategy, with responsibility across operational flow and people development; working alongside Carrie Barker (featured image, left), MD and global business partner who will focus on client relationships.
Stackpool said: “My personal mission has always been to create harmony between creativity and process.
“There is a sweet spot where our people thrive and we excel as a business.
“Celebrating the projects* 10th birthday last year as a proudly independent agency made me think how much I admire our achievements as a business, and I’m looking forward to growing our presence across Australia in the years to come.”
the projects* MD and global business partner, Carrie Barker said: “It’s an exciting time for the projects*, our global footprint continues to grow and nurturing great leadership is key to our success and creating a great place to work.
“Isobel was the natural choice for the role showing an amazing ability to think about long term strategy whilst supporting the day to day challenges of our amazing people.
“2019 has been an excellent year so far in Australia with the winning of 4 new clients: Delta Airlines, Virgin Australia, Swarovski and Marks & Spencer.”