As part of Lagardère Sports & Entertainment,

Plus is an agency fueled by the expertise, experience and privileged access of a global leader in sports, entertainment, media and lifestyle. We understand brands, audiences and properties - and the dynamics between them - better than anyone.

25 Countries
1,700 People
50 Years Experience

Meet the team

To this foundation, Plus brings expert brand thinkers, doers, makers, entrepreneurs, tech nerds and data wonks.

We are a diverse team drafted from some of the world’s best creative agencies, business consultancies, brands, research companies and sports/entertainment properties.

Ugo Valensi

global
Chief Executive Officer
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Ugo Valensi

Chief Executive Officer

Andy Pierce

global
Global President
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Andy Pierce

Global President

Mark solves problems and shapes experiences through design. His focus is on building enduring emotional and functional connections through brand building, digital product design, and service definition.

He’s a designer and creative leader who seeks to find, understand, and solve problems across disciplines, demographics, borders, and industries as part of a wider collaborative team.

Maxime Lebessou

global
Head of Digital
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Maxime Lebessou

Head of Digital

Ash Bendelow

global
Head of Creative Services
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Ash Bendelow

Head of Creative Services

Kern Egan

us
President
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Kern Egan

President

Dave Cagianello

us
Head of Client Services
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Dave Cagianello

Head of Client Services

Marc Tarozzi

us
Head of Activation
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Marc Tarozzi

Head of Activation

Dom Curran

us
Managing Director, Brand Services
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Dom Curran

Managing Director, Brand Services

Hervé Bodinier

fr
Executive General Manager
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Hervé Bodinier

Executive General Manager

Yann de La Fouchardiere

fr
Head of Client Services
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Yann de La Fouchardiere

Head of Client Services

Frederic Sounillac

fr
Strategy and Creative Director
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Frederic Sounillac

Strategy and Creative Director

Olaf Bauer

ger
Managing Director
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Olaf Bauer

Managing Director

Karsten Bentlage

ger
Managing Director
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Karsten Bentlage

Managing Director

Thomas Kahl

ger
Managing Director
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Thomas Kahl

Managing Director

Tim Frith

uk
Head of Consulting
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Tim Frith

Head of Consulting

Oliver Bridge

uk
Strategic Marketing Director
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Oliver Bridge

Strategic Marketing Director

Rachel Pearse

uk
Client Services Director
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Rachel Pearse

Client Services Director

Malcolm Thorpe

asia
VP Business Development
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Malcolm Thorpe

VP Business Development

Adrian Staiti

asia
EVP Global Partnerships
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Adrian Staiti

EVP Global Partnerships

Ying Echo Li

asia
Vice President, Corporate Partnerships
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Ying Echo Li

Vice President, Corporate Partnerships

Meet the family

We’ve extended our strategic, creative, research and tech capabilities by partnering up with some best-in-class businesses. The following companies are wholly owned subsidiaries of Lagardère Plus.

Brave is a full-service creative agency with offices in London and New York City.

Rooftop2 Productions is a brand experience agency, specializing in live event conception and execution and media production.