CEO, Asia Pacific - Omnicom Media Group
Cheuk is CEO, Asia Pacific for Omnicom Media Group, a global media and communications network with brands like OMD, PHD and Hearts & Science that have been built on strong cultures of creativity and innovation. In the Asia Pacific region, Omnicom Media Group has over 4000 staff in 47 offices across 21 markets.
Over the past 25 years Cheuk has worked on a number of high profile brands including ANZ, Coca-Cola, Heineken, Heinz, Hennessy, HP, Holden, HTC, Kraft, Mars, Myer, Motorola, Nestle, Nikon, Procter & Gamble, Tiger Beer and Unilever.
Prior to joining Omnicom Media Group, Cheuk was at Cummins & Parters in Australia where he had a long and successful spell as MD of the globally acclaimed and highly awarded creative hot-shop. Cummins was later acquired by Sapient Nitro.
In 2002, he was recognised as one of the top executives in the region and conferred Media Magazine’s Suit of the Year award.
In 2010, Cheuk was named Agency Innovator of The Year by the Internationalist Magazine and
over the last 6 years, OMD and PHD have won over 100 agency of the year awards across the Asia Pacific region.
PHD has been awarded Asia Pacific Media Network of Year 4 out of the last 6 years.
Cheuk served as a judge at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity in 2011 and 2013 and is a strong advocate for innovation and creativity.
In 2015, Cheuk was named Asia Pacific Agency Head of the Year (Media) by Campaign Asia.
In 2016 he continued to lead the charge for creativity and effectiveness taking on additional roles as Chairman of the APAC Effie Awards and President of the Spikes Asia Media jury.
In 2017, Cheuk was made Chairman of the APAC Effie Committee.