MMS Programmatic Sydney 2019 Advisory Board

Kevin Fernandez

Head of Programmatic AU/NZ, Havas

Kim Portrate

CEO, ThinkTV

Venessa Hunt

Digital Strategy and Investment Officer, GroupM

George Sarris

Head of Partnerships & Solutions, Performics

Sam Shennan

Managing Director Australasia, NMPi

Clay Gill

General Manager ANZ, The Trade Desk

Amelia Ward

Head of Digital, Phd

Lachlan Brahe

Managing Director, Reprise Australia

Indy Khabra

Managing Director ANZ, Amnet

Kim Muridge

National Media Manager, Lite n' Easy

Anthony Dureau

Chief Client Officer, AMP

Gai Le Roy

Interim CEO & Director of Research, IAB

Amy Pugh

Digital Engagement & Media Manager Trans-Tasman, Sanitarium

Tereza Alexandratos

Director, Commerical Operations, The Guardian

Paul Dowd

Programmatic Sales Director, Domain

Jonathan Mandel

Head of Digital Commercial, Southern Cross Austereo

Trish Patel

Group Brand & Experience Manager

Ryf Quail

Managing Director

Kevin Fernandez

Kevin Fernandez

Head of Programmatic AU/NZ, Havas
Havas Media Group
Kim Portrate

Kim Portrate

CEO, ThinkTV
ThinkTV

Highly effective and commercially minded business leader with 15+ years’ experience in traditional, digital, social and data driven marketing in Australia and overseas markets.

ThinkTV is a research driven, marketing and technology development company that reinforces the value of television.

As the CEO of ThinkTV I lead a collective effort to demonstrate how advertising in broadcast quality content environments remains the most effective advertising platform for the Australian marketing and media community.

Venessa Hunt

Venessa Hunt

Digital Strategy and Investment Officer, GroupM
GroupM

A passionate change manager, highly skilled in launching and developing new businesses, nurturing key relationships and driving change. Production and Strategy Professional with broad experience in Mobile Production, Media Buying, Promotional Marketing, Direct Response Advertising.

George Sarris

George Sarris

Head of Partnerships & Solutions, Performics
Performics
Sam Shennan

Sam Shennan

Managing Director Australasia, NMPi
NMPi
Clay Gill

Clay Gill

General Manager ANZ, The Trade Desk
The Trade Desk
Amelia Ward

Amelia Ward

Head of Digital, Phd
PHD

Proud nerd with a creative flair. Passionate about digital, data and technology. Focused on the future, with a particular interest in artificial intelligence and what it means for digital strategy and trading.

Lachlan Brahe

Lachlan Brahe

Managing Director, Reprise Australia
Indy Khabra

Indy Khabra

Managing Director ANZ, Amnet
Amnet

Originally from Vancouver Canada, Indy started in digital media prior to the rise of Programmatic when joining a SEO start up managing their display network. He then moved to Sydney Australia as Global GM of an independent trading desk managing remote offices in San Francisco, Buenos Aires, Singapore and Sydney before moving to agency land.

When he’s not leading the AMNET ad operation and client relationship teams’ in the ‘Programmatic Evolution’ - you can find him; repurposing cricket grounds for soccer pitches, looking out for new apps to make his life a bit more efficient, and/or fueling his entrepreneurial spirit by incubating new business ideas.

Kim Muridge

Kim Muridge

National Media Manager, Lite n' Easy
Lite n' Easy
Anthony Dureau

Anthony Dureau

Chief Client Officer, AMP
AMP

Ant has 25 years experience in senior sales and marketing roles across telecommunications and finance.
He has worked on the launch of 3 Mobile, the migration to Vodafone, and in AMPs recent customer transformation.

Gai Le Roy

Gai Le Roy

Interim CEO & Director of Research, IAB

With over 20 years' experience in digital media & advertising, Gai brings extensive industry knowledge and a deep understanding of both the commercial and consumer elements of the digital advertising market. She helps drives the IAB's programs to build a healthy, diverse and sustainable digital advertising industry. She has previously held senior management and research roles in a range of media organisations including Fairfax, Nine and Nielsen.

Amy Pugh

Amy Pugh

Digital Engagement & Media Manager Trans-Tasman, Sanitarium
Sanitarium

xperienced Digital Marketing Manager with a demonstrated history of working in senior digital roles across the FMCG, event, entertainment & government industries. Skilled in digital & social strategy, digital media planning & buying, content planning, campaign management & influencer marketing. Always seeking to develop further, with a Bachelor of Business focused in Marketing and Management from University of Technology, Sydney and a Graduate Diploma in Journalism.

Tereza Alexandratos

Tereza Alexandratos

Director, Commerical Operations, The Guardian
The Guardian

Proud and longtime member of the Digital Media Industry and passionate about it's growth and success.
Over 15 years experience, spanning across media and creative agencies and also major publishers. Roles held across creative, planning and media sales.

Paul Dowd

Paul Dowd

Programmatic Sales Director, Domain
Domain
Jonathan Mandel

Jonathan Mandel

Head of Digital Commercial, Southern Cross Austereo
Southern Cross Austereo
Trish Patel

Trish Patel

Group Brand & Experience Manager
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Trish Patel

Group Brand & Experience Manager
trish.patel@comexposium.com
+61 (0) 478 926 004

Ryf Quail

Ryf Quail

Managing Director
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Ryf enjoys a strong network across the Asia Pacific region which he has cultivated across his career. He holds an MBA from the University of Otago Business School and is passionate about change and the continual learning required to keep ahead of the curve.

Ryf Quail

Managing Director
ryf.quail@comexposium.com
+61 (0) 452 558 211