Message from our CEO, Rob Gilby of dentsu APAC
2024: The year of the Wood Dragon
A year of hope, growth and prosperity through purposeful nourishment and attention.
Like the year of the wood dragon, 2024 signifies solid beginnings. Brands that have a clear promise, and have their values deeply interwoven into their experience, have thrived... Asia-Pacific continues to be a region of opportunity. The region is expected to drive 60% of global GDP growth, becoming the wealthiest region in the world, by 2030. Southeast Asia is set to emerge as a green industry power player and consumer confidence is on track for a rebound...This coming year, dentsu will turn 123-years old. Dentsu has continued to stay relevant through our relentless commitment to the power of innovation, creativity and purpose. Good innovation. This year and for years to come it will be the power of ideas and creativity that will help unite society around a common purpose.Continue reading
In 2024, the three foundational forces of AI, Sustainability and Creativity will continue to steer innovation directions, revolutionize markets, drive sustained growth and inspire hope for a better tomorrow.
Levers that brands must harness to master the Now.
Future-focused proprietary research and insights to help you navigate what's Next.
Thought-leadership to help your brand stay resilient and stay ahead of the curve.
Mastering the Now: Your success and longevity will depend on how well you master these three fundamental forces shaping the world of business and our human experiences.
Artificial IntelligenceCan AI make marketing more human? Our Head of Business Transformation, Chris Bower, discusses the potential for AI to crystallise truly human customer experiences at scale.
SustainabilitySustainability is now non-negotiable. Our Head of Sustainability and Social Impact, Irwin Raj, issues a rallying cry for our industry.
CreativityDan Paris, Chief Product and Growth Officer, dentsu Creative, tells us why Creativity is the defining force for good and growth in our modern world of advertising clutter.
DEI Report 2023
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
We believe in the power of people, our people, to transform society through the work we do for our clients, our collaborations with various partners and through our own efforts to create a culture that fosters creativity and authentic individuality at dentsu.
From our efforts to increase LGBT+ representation across our network by creating a culture of inclusivity and community, to investing in talent development programs focused on emerging and established female leaders, including investing in community-centric career programs, our actions and partnerships have enabled stellar work done for our clients and brands.
Our Regional Chief Equity Officer at dentsu APAC, Rashmi Vikram explores how we've progressed in our latest DEI Report.Access the Report
Navigating the Next: Our most future-focused research is a window into the dynamic landscape of the next decade and beyond.
The Future of Entertainment, Asia-PacificIn this new environment, boundaries blur and new frontiers emerge. Our CEO of APAC, Rob Gilby highlights how brands need to unlock the power of storytelling to entertain and in turn captivate their...
Pace of Progress: Media Trends 2024, GlobalExplore the cutting-edge trends shaping the advertising landscape in 2024. Our Chief Client Officer of Media, Prerna Mehrorta discusses how brands can use these to drive demand and growth.
2023 CX Imperatives, GlobalDesigning the future today, our latest CX Imperatives whitepaper discusses how organisations can move beyond short-term thinking and “shiny object” tactics to build a more enduring foundation for l...
Scaling Your Impact with tag
Tag helps brands stand out and sell more by delivering impactful content at speed and scale across all channels and geographies. With technology and sustainable solutions at the heart of everything they do, Tag enables brands to operate more efficiently and effectively by doing more with less.
From content creation and activation to sourcing and delivery, analytics, and subject matter expertise, Tag transcends digital and physical touchpoints to allow brand content and concepts to travel globally and connect locally through flexible solutions that grow alongside your brand and objectives.
Tag transforms creative ideas into exceptional experiences that enables clients to meet their audiences in the right place, at the right time, and with the right message.
Explore inspiring work from across our Asia Pacific offices.
Work we love
It's increasingly hard for brands to stand out and capture attention. At dentsu, we look beyond captivating attention, we strive to innovate despite uncertainty, with data at the heart of everything we do for our clients, we deliver results that drive growth. Our favourite case studies from across APAC will definitely spark a few lightbulb moments.
Get ready to get inspired.
Most prestigious regional awards - Regional Network of the Year APAC at Cannes, Regional Agency of the Year, Campaign Asia and Network of the Year at Adfest.
Highly-sought after accolades for agency recognition and victorious campaigns.
Awards for Best Performing Campaigns across numerous categories and verticals.
151 bronze, and countless runner up awards and shortlists for top performance.
Dentsu Creative China: KFC Re:Store
KFC is the largest and most successful restaurant brand in China. Launched in 1987, the brand has grown to encompass over 9,000 stores in 1,600 cities. A steady stream of innovation has kept the...
Dentsu Creative India: The Responsible Manhole
Dentsu Creative India created an innovative warning device to make India's streets safer. This low-cost, scalable warning device saves lives and alerts riders to the open manholes scattered thro...
Dentsu Creative Indonesia: ARTISM
Autistic people translate the world differently and produce distinct expressions, especially through artworks. We discovered that their minds could be unlocked through the power of music. We the...
Merkle Australia: Funlab
Funlab, the operator of Strike bowling and Holey Moley mini-golf, were looking to install a marketing and CRM system which can improve their customer service and provide a seamless & easy on...
Dentsu Creative India - Suraksha Ka Teeka
As per the Global Fund 2020-22 Report, Malaria is one of the major public health problems in India. With children 5 times more vulnerable to this disease, their cases were witnessing a sudden ou...
Dentsu Red Star: Brewing up an outstanding, highly target...
Tiger Beer wanted to seize the opportunity to stay top of mind and boost affinity with consumers during this highly competitive time. The brand and its agency, Dentsu Red Star, decided to run a ...
Dentsu Creative Philippines: All Tastes Covered
Dentsu Creative Philippines were challenged to give their young target market content that was fresh, unique and relevant to feature Pocky's wide array of flavours while staying true to its core...
Dentsu Creative Thailand: Song for the Future
The global entertainment industry generates 1,000,000 metric tons of carbon dioxide a year, as reported by The New York Times. Music is one of they key entertainment industries which caused this...
Dentsu Creative Taiwan: The Taiwanese World of Warcraft
The people of Taiwan highly regard their culture. Dating back to the 17th century in the Chinese world, the Puppet Show is a classic Taiwanese performance art exemplifying visual storytelling th...
Roadmap to Resilience: Thought-leadership with immediately applicable insights from APAC.
Retail Evolution CPG, South East AsiaIn this climate of uncertainty, CEO of South East Asia, Sanjay Bhasin discuss how SEA consumers are feeling about their financial situation, their CPG purchases and cut backs in groceries.
Read the Room, AustraliaChief Strategy & Growth Officer, David Halter of dentsu Australia sheds to light a creative way of unpacking consumer insights to drive business growth and resilience.
Attention Conundrum, IndonesiaArindam Bhattacharyya, Chief Strategy Officer, and Abbas Ehetesham Digital Supply Solutions Director, at Dentsu highlight the importance of attention data to measure success.
Impact of Influencer Marketing, IndiaDiscover the art of influence with Group Chief Strategy Advisor, Narayan Devanathan as he outlines the impact of creators, changes in traditional brand building and the effective measurement of inf...
Finance DNA, APACKel Hook, Global Client President and Integrated Client Lead at dentsu APAC examines the behaviors and motivations of today's consumers and the future of finance and payments.
Marketing a Better Future, APACChief Growth and Innovation Officer of dentsu APAC, Dominic Powers discusses Asia-Pacific's first study into marketers' role in sustainability in our groundbreaking report 'Marketing a Better Future'.
Creating brand love through fandom
The gaming sector in APAC has continued its remarkable growth trajectory in 2023. The rise of AI, Web3, and other innovative technologies has led to major transformative shifts in the gaming landscape. New opportunities have emerged for creators and marketers to engage with their target audience and leave an everlasting impression.
Jamie Mcconville, Client Development Director, dentsu APAC Solution shares important insights and strategies that brands can adopt. Read on to level up your marketing game.Read more
Dentsu’s bi-annual “Navigator” survey series reports on the priorities, opportunities, challenges and areas of investment that are top of mind for CMOs focused on China. Click through to access the first two instalments of this tripartite series and watch this space for the release of our final instalment early 2024, Innovation Navigator.Read more