Resolution Digital has bolstered its senior leadership team with six promotions from within the full-service digital agency.
Jacques Kaladchibachi has been appointed as national head of activation, he will be responsible for meeting the growing needs of agency partners and expanding teams. His previous remit as head of activation Sydney will be divided into two roles to align the programmatic, search and social services across all markets.
Taking over Kaladchibachi’s position as head of activation Sydney is Kirsty Kapp. She will be supporting the OMD business.
Hayley Monteiro will also step into the head of activation Sydney role, she will support PHD, Hearts & Science, Resolution Digital and Foundation.
Mohammad Heidari Far has been appointed to chief product officer and will be responsible for ensuring Resolution Digital is providing best in class solutions across the full digital user journey.
He has been a central part of Resolution Digital, growing his team from 30 to 58 employees, and launching several new products and services in Australia.
Stepping up to national managing director is Matthew Keegan who will be a pivotal figure for growing the business, building the agency’s brand, and implementing the overarching business strategy.
Benton Goodbrand has been appointed to Melbourne managing director, he will lead and build the fast-growing Resolution Digital brand in the Victorian capital.
For the past two years, he has grown his team to 110 employees and oversaw the onboarding of new clients including MECCA and Victoria University, in addition to amplifying Resolution Digital’s role within Omnicom Media Group.
The newly-appointed leadership team will work with Georgina Wall and Karina Pike, who were also recently promoted as general managers.
CEO of Resolution Digital, Des Odell said of the appointments: “As the agency grows, it is important that we have strong leadership delivering results for our client partners but also developing the agency’s most important asset, the team members.
“I’m so proud of all the announcements today, showcasing the strength and depth of talent within Resolution Digital,” he added.
Top row, left to right: Matthew Keegan, Hayley Monteiro, Benton Goodbrand
Bottom row, left to right: Mohammad Heidari Far, Jacques Kaladchibachi, Kirsty Kapp