John Koay
Creative Director / Business Partner
John Koay is an awarded creative director from New Zealand. His career started in Auckland as an art director, then moved to Sydney for several years, and is now currently based in Hong Kong as Creative Director at Ogilvy & Mather overlooking the creative output for the agency's key clients as well as mentoring various creative, social and studio teams in the Ogilvy group.

With nearly 10 years of experience across 3 countries, he has worked with some of the world’s most respected chief creative officers, film directors, photographers and also gained a strong understanding of different markets.

His keen interest in design, film, fashion, and embarrassingly geeky tech things are reflected in his unique style of work, integrating traditional and digital mediums into new experiential experiences.

As a result of his ability to grow business and push for creative ideas, his work as been awarded in Cannes Lions, D&AD, The One Show, Clios, Asia Spikes, AWARD, Effies, New York Festivals, Asia Spikes, London International Award and Kam Fan.
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