Global Business Director / J. Walter Thompson London
Rose is responsible for leading the Shell WPP relationship globally.
She is based at J. Walter Thompson London, which she joined in December 2010 after spending nearly 2 years at British Telecom (BT).
Previous to her time at BT, Rose worked in advertising for nearly 20 years, starting at Leo Burnett in Chicago. Earning her stripes on Procter & Gamble business, she transferred to Mexico City where she remained for 6 years, managing Burnett’s P&G portfolio across Latin America. Brands such as Pert, Crest, Head & Shoulders and Bold 3, among others. In 1999, Rose joined Saatchi & Saatchi London working on accounts such as Sony Electronics, Comet and Olay. While at Saatchi’s, she became Head of Account Management and was part of the Management Board.
Rose started as a financial analyst after finishing her degree in Economics from DePauw University. She moved to advertising after obtaining her MBA from the University of North Carolina.