MICHAEL BIRKIN, FOUNDER
Michael Birkin is currently CEO of kyu, the strategic operating unit of Hakuhodo DY Holdings (HDY), and the founder of RedPeak. He began his marketing career as CEO of brand consultancy Interbrand and was a pioneer of brand valuation. After Omnicon Group acquired Interbrand in 1993, Mr. Birkin joined the holding company and quickly rose through the organization, ultimately assuming the roles of President of their largest division, Diversified Agency Services, Chairman/CEO of Omnicom Asia Pacific, and Vice-Chairman of Omnicom Group.
Susan Cantor, CEO NYC
Susan joined RedPeak as President in June 2015 and was promoted to CEO less than a year later. During her tenure, RedPeak has grown significantly, adding Brighthouse Financial (a division of MetLife), Pfizer, and AmorePacific to its roster.
Previously, as President and CEO of Lowe Worldwide in New York, and Founder & Chief Executive of brand consultancy CLEARBLUESKY, Susan worked with some of the world’s most prominent brands including Levis, Kraft, Johnson & Johnson, American Express, General Motors, Macy’s and others.
SILVIA YU, CEO RED PEAK ASIA
As CEO of RedPeak Asia, Silvia brings a wealth of experience from several multinational corporations including Philips, Viewsonic, and ASUS. Strategic, creative, and with an eye for innovation, she is an expert in global marketing and brand transformation. Her approach, with a focus on consumer insights, has helped develop award-winning communications campaigns across Europe and Asia.
STEWART DEVLIN, CCO
Hailing from a farm in North Ireland, Stewart is the Chief Creative Officer at RedPeak and an acclaimed designer. He started his career with Lewis Moberly and Williams Murray Hamm in London before moving to NYC as Design Director at Desgrippes Gobé. He later served as Creative Director of TAXI and The Partners. His work has been recognized by Cannes Lions, D&AD, Type Directors and more.