Co-Founder/Managing Partner, Blak Labs, Singapore
Charlie is an award-winning creative leader who set up Blak Labs in Singapore with his local creative partners in 2010. It was, and continues to be, an experiment to see whether creative talent can build a business that provides clients with better ideas, while ensuring we all have a better life.
Over seven years on and with a second office in Myanmar, we’re still learning and growing thanks to the partnership of clients such as Maybank, Gardens by the Bay, Mercedes-Benz and others.
Prior to Blak Labs, Charlie helmed Euro RSCG Singapore as its MD and ECD, leading teams to develop effective creative work for Carlsberg (Malaysia and Singapore), Volvo (Asia-Pacific), Dell (APAC) and DBS (Singapore.) In 2009, the agency won “Agency of the year” for South-East Asia.
And prior to that, he was one of DDB Singapore’s creative leaders, delivering Effie-winning ideas and results for clients such as the Breast Cancer Foundation, Riding for the Disabled, UOB, Raffles Hotel, RSAF, Volkswagen etc during his time working across DDB, Tribal and Rapp Collins.
Charlie is from the UK and has worked in Asia for the best part of his life.