Chair of Judges
Mark Evans – Managing Director of Marketing and Digital, Direct Line Group
Mark started his Marketing career at Mars Inc and for 10 years worked on a number of their global brands across sectors and geographies. Subsequently Mark worked at 118118 and then HSBC. He joined Direct Line Group in 2012 in the build up to an IPO process and in the past 6 years has overseen the transformation of DLG's brands and marketing approach, including the multi-award winning reinvigoration of the flagship Direct Line brand. In 2016, Mark founded the Sprintathon in support of Stand Up To Cancer. He is a Fellow of the Marketing Society and is Chair of the Advertising Association’s Front Foot and Non-Exec for LearnEtAl.
The rest of the panel of client- and agency-side experts will be announced in the coming weeks.