Charlie Wilson is Chairman of OgilvyOne UK and Chief Creative Officer of both London and the EMEA region.
Prior to this role, Charlie partnered with current Ogilvy & Mather Group UK Chief Creative Officer, Emma de la Fosse, as Executive Creative Director of OgilvyOne London and across the EMEA region. A passionate believer in innovative solutions to client problems, he has become the most awarded Direct and Digital ECD in the world.
Charlie has a truly integrated skillset having spent 11 years as an Art Director at advertising agencies such as Bainsfair Sharkey Trott and DFGW before coming to OgilvyOne to embrace Direct and Digital. Whatever the channel, he loves just making great work and watching the effect it has on The Customer.
Charlie sits on numerous awards panels, from D&AD to Cannes as well as local award shows such as Campaign Big and the DMAs. Outside of the agency, Charlie enjoys spending time with his sons in the dying moments before they descend into teenagers. He is also a keen marksman, going rifle shooting most weekends.