Yagiz "Rudy" Ekren
Creative Conceptor / J. Walter Thompson Brussels
Born in Istanbul, Rudy came to Brussels in 2008. After graduating from C.A.D. (College of Advertising and Design) he did several internships at Grey Istanbul, Troy, DDB Brussels, Wanabe and J. Walter Thompson.
In 2012, after his internship at J. Walter Thompson, he was hired full-time and started to work as a team together with Renaud Lavency. He has worked on brands such VOO, Beobank, Securex and Puratos among others.
He has been playing drums since 1999 and plays in several bands in Brussels.
His main motivation is to win an award this year, with the arrival of new pioneers at the agency.