Watt joins White Bear as Chairman and Strategy Lead
Gellan Watt, award-winning agency founder and CEO, joins White Bear as Chair. Watt is the former CEO, Executive Creative Director, and partner of the £60m revenue Emerge Group, which he and his partners successfully exited in 2016.
Watt has been working with White Bear for the past 9 months in various capacities, bringing a wealth of experience both from the growth and exit of his own agency group, but also his strategic and creative experience working with some of the worlds most exciting brands, including Apple, Barbour, John Lewis and more.
Gellan Watt, said: “I’ve long been a massive fan of White Bear and the work they do. It’s intelligent, beautiful and most importantly, it works! They get great results for their clients, they work at the edge of brand design and strategy and it’s a real pleasure to join the team”.
David Endersen, White Bear Partner said: “Gellan joining the team is a big appointment for us. A real statement of intent. We want to grow as a business. And we intend to do so by being the best in the business at what we do.
We’re excited not only about what Gellan will bring to us as an Agency, but also about what he can bring to our client base. Which is why we’re delighted that he is also taking up the position of Strategy Lead where he will bring his Brand Building experience to our growing client base.”