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Russ Lidstone

CEO, The Creative Engagement Group - Engage

Prior to forming TCEG in 2016, Russ held strategic and leadership roles in a variety of blue-chip advertising agency groups including IPG, WPP and Havas.

He is a member of The Marketing Group of Great Britain; Fellow of the RSA; EMBA advisor for Oxford Said Business School and recently voted Creativepool’s Creative Leader of the Year 2021.

Russ is Chair of Trustees for Creative Mentor Network and Chair of the Advisory Board for Isla (industry sustainability body).

Other Members.

Ben Beckley

President, Evoke Mind+Matter

Nareda Mills

President, US Patient Solutions, Ashfield Engage

Mary Assimakopoulos

CEO, Research Partnership

Karsten Risch

Chief Medical Officer