Nicolas COURANT

Ogilvy & Mather, Singapore

Having graduated in French Literature and Philosophy, Nicolas Courant began his career as a copywriter at Lowe Paris where he created campaigns for Air France, France Telecom, Nestlé, La Société Générale and Unilever. In 2002, he was ranked amongst the best French copywriters by CB News then moved to Bates France where he worked on Amnesty International, Seat, Georgia Pacific and Pfizer.

His work has been recognized in most major international creative and effectiveness shows and won awards in all categories from press and film to digital and direct including 4 Gold Lions at Cannes, MENA region's first ever Grand Clio (2012), Clio awards Gold, One Show Pencils, London International Awards Gold, Eurobest, Epica Awards, New York festival and many Dubai Lynx Gold Awards. He also won TED Ads Worth Spreading, the first Interactive Grand Prix at Dubai Lynx 2010 and Gold at both Euro and MENA Effie Awards.

He joined Memac Ogilvy as Creative Director to develop an office in Tunis. He then successfully contributed to implement OgilvyOne (2009), OgilvyAction (2010) and OgilvyPR (2011) in Tunisia and drove Memac Ogilvy Tunis to the top 3 most awarded MEA agencies and the top 10 EAME agencies (Big Won 2012)

After Europe and Africa, Nicolas is now working in Asia with Ogilvy&Mather in Singapore as Integrated Creative Director.