RAPP UK has promoted Hiten Bhatt to Creative Director - Design. Having joined the team in 2016, he will report into RAPP’s Chief Creative Officer, Al Mackie.
Bhatt is now responsible for the design output across all of RAPP’s clients, including Virgin Media, PayPal and Mercedes-Benz and will focus on continuing RAPP’s unwavering commitment to cutting edge digital creative.
Chris Freeland, CEO at RAPP UK said, “Hiten’s passion and talent enable us to push the boundaries of stand out and effective design. Without doubt, he is a unique talent and his determination to raise the bar make him the ideal person to lead our design group.”
With over 18 years’ experience, including an eleven-year stint at OgilvyOne, Bhatt is a familiar face in the advertising industry and this year sees him on the judging panel for the Drum Design Awards and a member of the DMA’s Creative Committee. He is also a vocal advocate of diversity in creative industries, and mentors students at The One Club Creative Bootcamp which guides young people from a wide range of cultures, races, genders and orientations into creative roles.