Global Brand Strategist | Growth Hacker | Creative Director | Non-Exec Director
Gellan is an award-winning agency founder, creative and marketer.
Following a successful career asa creative director he founded his first integrated agency in 2003, that went on to become Marketing Industry Network UK Agency of the Year. He merged the UK shop with Emerge Group taking up post of Group Managing Director and Chief Creative Officer.
He and his partners grew Emerge to become the UK’s 12th largest independent media businesses (£60m turnover), successfully exiting the business in 2016.
Today, Gellan advises global brands, high profile start-ups and agencies on doing better business through brand and growth strategy, creative consulting, business model design and problem solving through innovation.
An RSA Fellow, he writes, invests and is an activist for mental health and addiction.