Group Chairman and Group CEO, AMV BBDO
Cilla graduated in French at Birmingham University. After working at ABM and Ogilvy, she joined AMV in 1992 as the agency’s first New Business Director. Eighteen years later, after a variety of AMV management roles, she is now Group Chairman and Chief Executive of the AMV Group.
Cilla sits on the BBDO Worldwide Board, the board of Business in the Community and the Council of the Marketing Club of Great Britain. She is a member and past President of the Women’s Advertising Club of London, a member of the Thirty Club and a Fellow of the Marketing Society.
Cilla was awarded the CBE in the 2009 New Year Honours list for services to the Advertising Industry.
Most importantly, she is Fred, Albert and Rosie’s mum.