Dan Clays

DanClays

Dan Clays

CEO UK

Dan Clays is CEO of OMD UK. The agency was awarded Marketing Agency of the Year by the Drum in 2016 and counts McDonalds, EasyJet, PespsiCo, PSA and Google as its clients. His passion for understanding the dynamic nature of the consumer landscapes keeps the media agency at the forefront of market trends and in 2015, he led the relaunch of OMD UK’s shift to become a marketing performance business capable of earning clients a greater share of people’s lives.

Dan began his media agency career at Carat and then PHD before becoming Managing Director of digital specialist agency Quantum in 1999 and being part of the management team that sold the business to Havas ten years later in 2009 as part of the launch of Arena in the UK. He moved to OMD as Managing Director in the 2012.
At the start of 2016, the Gunn Report named OMD as the most awarded media agency in the world for the tenth consecutive year.