Alex Panousis

Carat Canada CEO & dentsu Media Chair

With over 25 years of experience, Alex is known for delivering growth by leading at the forefront of complex change. With experience on the client, agency and tech side, Alex is both a translator and an experience planner who understands how to bring various ecosystems together to drive growth.

Prior to dentsu Alex was the CEO of Havas Canada, and spent over 10 years at Publicis Media, in progressive roles, leaving the company as the CEO. She has held executive roles at the CBC, the National Post, and Leo Burnett.

Alex serves of the board of National Advertising Benevolent Society, The Ballet Jorgen and the City of Toronto Moss Park. She is also a volunteer and community host of TechTO Marketing. As an advisor to multiple tech and start-up companies, Alex learned to code in her 40’s and is passionate about bringing advertising, media and technology together.


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