André Figueiredo

Creative Director, Fischer America, Brazil

André Figueiredo, a 45-year-old Brazilian who works as Creative Director at Fischer America, a Fischer Group company, since 2012. In the past, he worked for other advertising agencies, both local and international, next to world-renowned professionals, such as Washington Olivetto and Nizan Guanaes. 

In the advertising business for 27 years, André has devoted his talented skills, both as Copywriter and Creative Director, at Young & Rubicam, Ogilvy & Mather, Lowe, Grey, among other major ad agencies. 

André has worked for various clients, such as Citibank, WalMart, Mercedez -Bens, Renault, Nissan, Heineken, Henkel Loctite, Reckitt Benckiser. He has been successfully involved in many marketing cases and has won several national and international awards, such as a Bronze Lion in print at the Cannes Festival, for Reckitt Benckiser. 

Aside from advertising, André is a landscape photographer and a contributor to National Geographic Brazil and Getty Image International. He’s also a music composer and member the Brazilian Union Of Composers, UBC. 

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