Jacqui Lim (CEO, Havas Group Singapore)
In her capacity as CEO of Havas Group Singapore, Jacqui Lim leads Havas Village Singapore, an organisational structure that brings together all communication disciplines – creative, media, digital, public relations – under an integrated umbrella.
Jacqui joined Havas Media Singapore in October 2014, as CEO before being promoted to CEO of Havas Group in July 2018. She also holds the new business portfolio for the Asia Pacific region. Jacqui has played an integral part in the growth of the agency across all parameters – new business, talent, culture. Under her leadership, Havas Media Singapore topped RECMA’s new business rankings as well as won flagship clients such as Changi Airport Group & CapitaLand Group, and Resorts World Sentosa.
Prior to Havas Group, Jacqui spent six years in ZenithOptimedia as a Director before being promoted to the Managing Director role. Prior to that, she worked with OMD and Mindshare in media planning roles.
Under Jacqui’s watch, Havas Media has emerged as one of the most awarded agencies in Singapore winning four Media Agency of the Year honours in 2016 that included Campaign AOY, Markies, Hall of Fame & Mumbrella Asia.
An avid contributor to the industry, Jacqui works closely with industry associations like Institute of Advertising Singapore (IAS), sits on the jury of key award shows and speaks regularly in conferences.
For her extensive contribution to the industry, Jacqui was rewarded the prestigious APAC Agency Leader of the Year award by Mumbrella Asia in 2017.
Outside of work, Jacqui is an art and music enthusiast and she plays the piano and paints, apart from spending time with her family.