Armin Jochum, co-founder, CCO and board member of the thjnk agency group, ranks among Europe’s most decorated creative minds. He has won many awards including 9 pencils at D&AD, most recently winning a wood pencil in 2014 for the IKEA RGB Billboard. Under his leadership, Jung von Matt was voted Independent Agency of the Year in 2010, the following year, W&V named him Top Manager of the Year.
In 2012, Armin set up thjnk with Karen Heumann and Michael Trautmann. As early as 2014, thjnk’s founders were designated “Agency Heads of the Year” and thjnk was voted “Agency of the Year” at the Euro Effies. A member of ADC Germany and D&AD, Armin has sat on several juries in Cannes and at other major creative competitions, most recently the Executive Jury of the New York Festivals. Armin is actively engaged in fostering up-and-coming creative talent and firmly believes in the spiritual power of mowing the lawn.