Umair Shams, a seasoned client servicing professional with over 9 years of experience under his belt has recently been promoted to Business Director for Ufone at J. Walter Thompson, Pakistan. Prior to his recent promotion, Umair has been with JWT Pakistan for over 2 years and a half, managing a portfolio consisting of brands such as HBL, Engro Foods, Mayfair, and the likes.
He began his journey in advertising as an Account Executive at Publicis Pakistan and has ever since, climbed up the ladder from working at IAL Saatchi & Saatchi for almost 5 years on brands such as Sprite, Continental Biscuits, National Foods, Pampers, Heinz to name a few, before he moved to JWT.
In his capacity as Business Director, Umair will play a pivotal role in establishing a long-term strategic relationship with Ufone since the account is only a little above one-year old with the agency. He will drive the business goals for JWT, being relocated to Islamabad and build on the business’s footprint.
Mediabites wish you Good luck at your new assignmnet, dear friend!