Born on 1st June 1958, Alexandre Gama is a renowned businessman and creative professional who hails from Brazil. He established Neogama, a leading advertising agency in Brazil, and serves as the Chief Executive Officer and Chief Creative Officer of his firm.
Alexandre Gama’s Education and Career Background
Alexandre Gama is a graduate of Armando Alvares Penteado Foundation with an Advertising and Communications degree. He began his advertising profession as a creative and copywriter at the Standard Ogolvy & Mather in 1982. He joined DM9 in 1990 to serve as a Copywriter and Creative Director and for the four years he worked at DM9, Gama received numerous awards. He also worked at Almap, BBDO and Young & Rubicam before establishing Neogama in 1999.
Achievements of Alexandre Gama
Alexandre Gama was the first individual of Latin America origin at Cannes Festival, France, to present a Master Class. By 2016, Alexandre had been awarded twenty-three Lions from the Cannes Festival. He was also the first Latin American to lead the international award judging for advertising experts at the International Film Jury of D&AD in 2004. He has been recognized as the ‘Agency Director of the Year’, and ‘Entrepreneur of the Year in the Communications Industry’ among numerous other titles given due to his exemplary works in the industry. He has served on various boards including ABAP and is also the founder of VIOLAB.