In October 2018, Lindsay was appointed Chief Client Officer of WPP, reporting to CEO Mark Read. In this role she is responsible for WPP’s 50+ Global Client Teams (who lead the largest accounts with 40,000 colleagues globally), organic growth and integrated new business. As CCO, Lindsay ensures that WPP’s major clients have access to the combined strengths of WPP, that the best talent is working on the client teams, and that they work effectively with WPP companies and Country Managers to deliver fully integrated solutions for clients.
The CCO role follows Lindsay’s role as Chief Transformation Officer for GroupM (May 2017) and Global CEO of Maxus, a WPP media agency. Lindsay is passionate advocate for gender equality and created a WPP-wide initiative called ‘Walk the Talk’. She also serves on the board as a Non Executive Director at Design Bridge.