Wolff Olins Appoints First Female CEO

Wolff Olins has appointed Sairah Ashman as CEO. The first female head of the creative consultancy, she has been with Wolff Olins for 23 years, seven of them as Global COO. Former CEO Ije Nwokorie says, “Sairah is one driven leader; privately and professionally committed to making a positive impact in the world. She’s an important voice for equality in our industry and I am excited by our continuing partnership.” Ashman adds, “We are a business that champions diversity and equality, both through our hiring and retention practices, as well as through our creative partnerships with clients. My focus will be to grow our social and creative impact on the world. We intend to be evermore ambitious and radically creative.”  Wolff Olins has worked with many famous brands including Google, ZocDoc, Virgin Active, and Grubhub, among others; it is  part of Diversified Agency Services which, in turn, is a division of Omnicom Group.