Avyan appoints Hermie de Leon as Chair of its Philippines operations
Leading digital, design, and technology group Avyan Global announced the appointment of Hermie de Leon as Chairwoman of Avyan Philippines. De Leon is an industry stalwart with a wealth of experience spanning 40 years in the industry. Her previous stints were with global agencies in the Philippines including Ogilvy & Mather, Universal McCann, BBDO Guerrero Ortega, Bates 141, Omnicom Media Group Philippines, and most recently Havas Media Ortega.
De Leon held a variety of senior leadership roles including Managing Director, President, and CEO of Omnicom Media Group Philippines, and Managing Partner of Havas Media Ortega. Throughout her career, she has thrived on delivering solutions that promote business growth, showing a keen understanding of the Philippine market and a deep appreciation for the needs of clients and partners. She has championed the industry’s evolution through her role as chair of multiple industry bodies.
De Leon is renowned for her work ethic, versatile management skills, and customer-centric philosophy. Her appointment is expected to lend significant heft to Avyan’s growth and success in the Philippines. In a statement issued by Avyan, de Leon said, “I’m thrilled to join Avyan and contribute to its vision of unlocking possibilities and driving positive impact for brands. Together, we expect to help our clients grow by delivering innovative solutions with the critical thinking and flawless execution necessary for value creation”.
Vishnu Mohan, founder and Chairman of Avyan Holdings said, “We are privileged to have Hermie, a highly respected industry veteran to help mentor and guide the team led by Kaye Enriquez. She has been a guiding force in building many companies ground up and I am looking forward to her bringing that expertise to Avyan’s growth and success.”