Richard Hollingum


Richard Hollingum APAC  Lead,

Sapient Nitro  Singapore

Richard has over 30 years experience in the Advertising and Marketing Industry, working for some of the top agencies in the world such as Ogilvy, Publicis, BBH and the Campaign Palace. Before joining SapientNitro he was the co-founder of the globally recognized creative agency The Department of Doing producing content and helping clients grow their businesses and winning international creative and marketing awards along the way. Richard has been responsible for art buying, directing and producing some of the world’s most recognized Tourism Campaigns and over his career worked with some of the world’s top photographers.

As APAC Marketing Services Lead he has been a driving force constantly working to evolve SapientNitro into a new breed of storyteller for an always-on world. The unique Storyscaping approach and Idea Engineering framework mixes multidisciplinary teams of strategists, creatives, and technologists who reshape traditional brand storytelling into immersive experiences where consumers and brands truly connect.

Author, speaker, doer, thinker, TED member, TEDx curator and a restless creative.