TBWA Appoints Denis Streiff as Chief Financial Officer

Dec 10, 2008, 12:40 ET from TBWA Worldwide

NEW YORK, Dec. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- TBWA Worldwide today announced that it has appointed Denis Streiff as its Worldwide Chief Financial Officer. Streiff was previously International CFO for TBWA.

"Denis has a real passion for the work we do, knows our network and our clients, along with all the energy and the skills required to help lead us to success," said Tom Carroll, President & CEO, TBWA Worldwide. "His contributions as our International CFO over the past 10 years, have been instrumental in the phenomenal growth our network has experienced."

Streiff graduated in 1986 from the French Business School HEC, where he majored in International Tax and Law. Denis also holds a Master in Law and DESS in International Tax Law from Paris XII University.

He began his career in Paris with the law firm Bureau Francis Lefebvre in the international tax department, before moving to New York in 1994 and joining Omnicom Group as Assistant Treasurer, where he spent most of his 4 years on credit and bond financing, acquisition analysis, relationship with rating agencies and working capital management.

Streiff became Chief Financial Officer International of TBWA in 1998, covering Europe, Asia and Africa Middle East.

TBWA Worldwide (www.tbwa.com) creates Disruptive ideas for global clients, including ABSOLUT, adidas, Apple, Beiersdorf, Henkel, Infiniti, Mars, McDonald's, Michelin, Nissan, Pernod Ricard, Pioneer, Samsonite, Standard Chartered Bank, Singapore Airlines, Sony PlayStation and Visa. TBWA is one of the fastest-growing networks in the Top-Five, and was named by ADWEEK as Global Agency Network of the Year and the most-awarded Agency Network by Creativity magazine in 2007. TBWA has 267 offices in 77, and approximately 12,000 employees worldwide.

TBWA is part of Omnicom Group Inc. (NYSE: OMC) (www.omnicomgroup.com), a leading global marketing and corporate communications company. Omnicom's branded networks and numerous specialty firms provide advertising, strategic media planning and buying, digital and interactive marketing, direct and promotional marketing, public relations and other specialty communications services to over 5,000 clients in more than 100 countries.

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