Ajab started his career at Saatchi & Saatchi London when the agency was at its zenith, he was hired by the legendary Executive Creative Director Paul Arden.
He soon became the youngest Creative Group Head in the history of the company and went on to work on some of the world’s biggest brands, holding positions as Regional and Global Creative Director on Sony, British Airways, Delta Airlines, General Mills, T-Mobile, P&G, Coca Cola and Vodafone to name but a few.
Ajab has always led from the front and is one of the most awarded Creatives in the business with over 300 awards at D&AD, Cannes, The Clios, Epica, Euro best, Creative Circle, Campaign, LIA, Spikes and The One Show.
In 2013 he took the bold move to become the Chief Creative Officer of the Ogilvy & Mather Group in Japan.
In his own words, “to frighten myself”
Within 18 months he oversaw the complete turnaround of the Japan group financially with bold creative work that took the Japan operation into the top 20 performing offices financially and creatively in the Ogilvy Global Network.
From a creative perspective Ogilvy also became the most awarded International agency in Japan in 2015, 16, 17 and 2018.
In December 2017 he proudly took Ogilvy to Campaign Creative Agency of the Year in Japan as well as picking up Campaign Creative of the year too.