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Friday, 28 February 2020

@GreyJHB Announces Devashnie Singh As Their #ChiefPeopleOfficer #Congratulations

Hi Friends, 

Grey Advertising Africa has announced the appointment of Devashnie Singh as their Chief People Officer for its South African operations, effective 1 February 2020.

Devashnie is an HR professional with extensive experience in the Media, Advertising and Telecoms industries and most recently held the position of Human Capital Executive at Primedia Broadcasting; before that, she was the Group HR Manager for TBWA SA and its agencies.

Devashnie’s career in Human Capital started 15 years ago in the telecoms industry, and she has grown into leadership roles that recognize her great qualities and dedication to the discipline and people. She has been at the forefront of implementing complex human capital projects, fit for purpose learning opportunities and transformation.

“I am excited and humbled to join such a dynamic leader in the marketplace whose foundation is grounded in its people. I take my inspiration from the creativity of such a vibrant industry and its diverse, talented people. I will thrive on my interpersonal skills to connect with other Grey and WPP companies and the people who are the center of our success,” said Devashnie.
@GreyJHB Announces Devashnie Singh As Their #ChiefPeopleOfficer #Congratulations
“Grey Advertising Africa has experienced rapid growth in the past few years, attracting the industry’s best talent and a growing number of blue-chip brands. Our business has always been about our people and our culture. With our recent growth, it is more important than ever before to have someone of Devashnie’s experience on the team to continue to attract, nurture, and retain world-class talent at Grey. We are immensely excited to have Devashnie join our executive team,” said Paul Jackson, Grey Advertising Africa’s CEO.

In her position as Chief People Officer, Devashnie will bring together her passion for HR strategy and execution, as well as organizational design, talent management, and transformation. Devashnie aims to give Grey Advertising Africa a real competitive edge by attracting and retaining the best talent in the industry. She will work closely with her HR colleagues in the Grey Global network and the WPP Group companies in South Africa.

About Grey
Grey is the advertising network of Grey Group, which ranks among the largest global communications companies. Its parent company is WPP (NYSE: WPP). Under the banner of "Grey Famously Effective Since 1917", the agency serves a blue-chip roster of many of the world's best-known companies: Procter & Gamble, GlaxoSmithKline, Kellogg's, Pfizer, Canon, Marriott Hotels & Resorts, Nestlé, Lindt, Applebee's, and T.J. Maxx. In recent years, Grey has been named ADWEEK'S "Global Agency of the Year" twice, ADVERTISING AGE's "Agency of the Year" and CAMPAIGN magazine's "Global Network of the Year" in recognition of its creative and business performance (

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