Gian De Rose
Director - Client Services

There's only one thing more important than advertising to Gian De Rose, and that's cars. The faster the better. The sleeker the fitter. But this passion has stood him in good stead; putting him in the driver's seat of such winning brands as Formula Plus and Fiat.

CIC Dulux, APIIT and Minute Maid and Mobitel are just a few of the many diverse local and multinational brands Gian champions. He was also a key player on the Sri Lankan Airlines account during tenures at McCann and Bates.

Gian has clocked-up many years of experience in the Financial Services and Insurance categories, and plays a pivotal role in the agency as Account Director for DFCC, SLIC and Commercial Bank.

Proactive in his thoughts and actions, Gian recently attended Leo Burnett's prestigious Ad College where he took part in a five-part programme that empowers Burnett Brand Managers to reach their maximum potential, molding them into the leaders of tomorrow.

History: Grant McCann Erickson, Bates Strategic Alliance (Sri Lanka).

Education: BA in Marketing  University of Canberra, Diploma in Business Administration  Perth Institute of Business & Technology, Master of Business Administration (MBA).
The brands managed by Gian.

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