North Asia Chief Creative Officer & China Chairman / J. Walter Thompson Shanghai
Norman started his career in his home town of Singapore in 1982, going on to build extensive expertise across the region before assuming the role of J. Walter Thompson North Asia Chief Creative Officer & China Chairman in October 2014.
He has judged major local, regional and international award shows including D&AD, One Show and Spikes. Norman has served as Jury president for China 4A, Taiwan 4A and LongXi Creative Awards. He is on the Advisory Committee for the annual One Show China Creative Workshop and LongXi Awards.
His work has been recognized at all major global shows. His most recent success was to bring Best of Show at China 4A and Great Wall shows and 4 gold, 4 silver and 4 bronze Spikes, a Grand Prix in Busan Adstar as well as a Gold, Silver and two Bronzes from the 2014 Cannes Lions festival.
Norman is a sought-after speaker at industry events and regularly contributes articles to advertising industry publications in China and Taiwan and fashion magazines in Singapore.