World's #1 art director Gustavo Vampre joins Deloitte Digital from Host/Havas in CD role

Matt Lawson and Gustavo Vampre_Deloitte Digital (1).jpgGustavo Vampre, ranked in the 2018 Cannes Lions Global Creativity Report as the world's number one Art Director, and number two Creative Director, has joined Deloitte Digital Australia from Host/Havas.
 
Vampre (right) will report into chief creative officer, Matt Lawson (left), who himself was the number one ranked copywriter in the world for Big Won 2017, and this year is ranked by Big Won as the world's number five Executive Creative Director. Vampre will be working alongside Charles Baylis, who is currently ranked by Big Won as the world's number three copywriter.
 
In an already prolific career, Vampre's folio includes multiple award winning campaigns for Defence Force Recruiting, 'The Riderless Bike' for The Steve Waugh Foundation, 'Where's My Wallet' for the Commonwealth Bank, 'The Art of Noise' for the Noise International, and 'Palau Pledge' for Palau Legacy Project.
In 2018 alone, he has won 3 Cannes Grand Prix including a Titanium Grand Prix, 2 D&AD Black Pencils, 2 Grand Clios, 5 Spikes Grand Prix and a Champion for Humanity award at the UN's Global Goals Week.
 
Hailing from Sao Paulo, Brazil, Vampre has worked extensively with world-renowned brands including Nike, Google, Moët Hennessy, Electrolux, Lexus, Qantas, Optus and Telstra.
 
Says Vampre: "I'm really excited by the opportunity to create meaningful work that can change behaviour. The breadth of talent, resources and incredible clients at Deloitte opens so many new avenues for innovative thinking."

Says Lawson: "Gustavo has a passionate belief in the transformative power of creativity, and his work is clear evidence that he has the brilliance to produce world-changing ideas. We are proud to be building another option for creatives like him to channel their talents."
 
2018 has been a breakthrough creative year for Deloitte. The Australian business has won two Cannes Lions, the Grand Prix for Australian Digital Idea of the year at the AMYs and 3 Spikes, including the heralded Innovation Spike. Deloitte Digital's creative team in Australia now includes over 50 creative professionals working across brand, campaigns, spatial, storytelling, immersive, voice, motion and creative design.

14 Comments

The real talent said:

All the real talent leaving Havas, the Host thing just doesn't work.

After celebrating the success of the Pledge, which was an entirely Havas idea, all the people in this building who are ambitious are on their way..

Sam said:

Congrats Gustavo, you legend.

Stu said:

Go Gus! Proper talent, true gentleman, and one of the best dressed creatives ever.

Josh said:

Grats old mate! Sure you’ll kill it!

Claire said:

Brilliant move for one of the nicest and most talented creatives out there.

Paul B said:


Best art director and most photogenic man in advertising! Congrats Gus, great working with you and learning from you. All the best, Deloitte are lucky to have you and with them you'll do many more great things. :) PB

Zac said:

Well done mate.
Hope you get to leave early with the rest of everyone from Deloitte and go surfing.

Anthony Gregorio said:

Congratulations Gus. It was a pleasure working with you. And well done Matt on a great hire.

Stu A said:

Congrats Gus, well played mate.

gorgan said:

Great creative and a top bloke to boot. Best of luck, Gus.

Tom said:

Well done Gus!

Leandro said:

Queee piiica, mano!
Congrats!

Ed S said:

Well done Gus, great talent and great bloke. Looking forward to see you excel there mate.

Greidy said:

Well done Gus.

Happy to have Brazilians winning at work, just not in surfing.

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