We are Havas, a global network leader in the communication sector that delivers integrated solutions to leading brands.
Headquartered in New York, the network brings together 11.000 experts in 75 countries.
The agency is built on an integrated structure, including 45 “Havas Villages” around the world that combine digital, creative and media capabilities and teams under one roof.
To create Advertising at its best.
Ads that work, and sell, and make our clients big.
Ads that make you think, or smile, or improve your life.
To have the courage to be honest with our clients, because that’s the way for achieving a profound, and solid, and logic thinking. An idea.
To look for the truth of the product, because “what you say” comes before “how you say it”.
To respect the consumers, because ultimately that’s what we are.
To improve ourselves because it’s the only way to improve our work.
Over 40 years of experience in international agencies.
He has been CEO, as well as founder and shareholder, of Havas for 34 years now.
He is also President of the Havas Village in Italy, designed to increase synergies and creativity putting together under one roof all the agencies of the Group.
Dario has a solid entrepreneurial attitude, as well as strong leadership skills.
Over 30 years of experience in international agencies.
He has been Executive Creative Director in Havas for 14 years now.
Giovanni has a remarkable experience in Food&Beverage, Entertainment, Tourism, Automotive, Telco, Finance and Insurance sectors.
He’s the author of national and international award-winning creative campaigns. In 2003, with Peugeot commercial “The Sculptor” he has won the Cannes Gold Lion, the Journalist Award, the Epica d’Or, the Grand Prix Eurobest, the ADCE Gold Award, the Grand Awards and the Gold World at NY Festival, the Clio Award, the Andy Awards, the Cresta International Adv Awards, the Mobius Internazional, the ADCI Grand Prix, the Mezzominuto d’Oro, the «First Place Single Ad» in the Gunn Report, the Gold TV contest at Moscow International Adv Festival.
Giovanni has been member of the Executive Board of the Art Directors Club Italiano. He has taken part in Cannes’International Advertising Film Festival as a juror.
Over 20 years of experience in international agencies.
Simone has a remarkable experience in Finance, Insurance, Automotive, Entertainment, Food&Beverage, Telco and Tourism sectors. He coordinates and develop New Business.
Specifically for the Finance sector, he has worked for national and international clients such as BNL, ABN Amro, Banca Fideuram. He has also leaded the rebranding plan for BNP Paribas.
He started his experience in communications 30 years ago in New York, where he worked with big clients such as Coca Cola, Nestlè, Rejnolds Tobacco (Camel). He then continued his path in Milan, managing communication for other major brands like Heineken, Black&Decker, Martini e Rossi, Opel, while developing a strong competence in international coordination.
For 10 years he administered his own firm, specializing in furnishing and interior design.
Back in the Group, he has kept managing top clients, widening his expertise in the mobile, automotive and tourism markets. Digital and social media are his new professional passions.
Passionate about communication since ever, she is intrigued by powerful insights, with the capacity to impress people and thus create relevance and memorability.
After graduating in Business Administration with a specialization in Marketing at the Bocconi University, then collecting a 2-years experience in consumer data analysis in market research, she entered the world of communication and advertising agencies.
She worked for important international groups such as Saatchi&Saatchi, DLVBBDO and Havas, managing clients in a wide variety of industries and sizes: Procter and Gamble, Mondelez, Henkel, PepsiCo, Allianz, Giovanni Rana, Galbani, Reckitt Benckiser, Parmalat, Disney, Pernigotti, Editrice Quadratum. While agencies and clients kept changing, her passion for communication has remained the same.
A passion that has also been fueled by brand strategy seminars held by Jean Noel Kapferer and Joe Pons, which have brought her closer to strategy and new business issues.
She takes each project as a challenge, where deep analysis is the means to grasp the essence of each problem and find the best answer in terms of communication.
Riccardo is Chief Financial Officer of all the agencies of the creative division of Havas Group in Italy, with over 15 years worth of finance expertise.
Prior to his role in Havas, he has worked for professional studios and the Italian branch of the group Gea MG, gaining experience in Administration, Business management, Consolidated balance and Tax.
He’s been with Havas since 2001, first as Financial Controller, then in 2010 as CFO of Arnold WW Italy and Deputy CFO of Havas Creative Italy. In 2014 he’s been nominated Country CFO.
He has a degree in Economics and commerce, and a Master in Business Administration gained at the University Guglielmo Marconi.
Coming from a financial and economics background, Massimo has over 35 years of experience in the field. He’s been with Havas (previously known as Euro RSCG), and has gained a thorough experience on the ICT sector over the last 24 years. He’s now in charge of the Havas Village Milan IT infrastructure, for both the creative and the media divisions.
Over 15 years of experience in managing and developing projects with high technological value. Passionate about technology and innovation.
In 2015 he joined the Havas Group as a Project Director, coordinating and supervising the agency’s digital projects.
In January 2017 he became Head of Digital of Havas Milan.
Previously, he had been a Partner and CEO at Arguo (now 21iLAB) Digital Agency based in Zurich and Milan.
Over the years, he has worked for clients such as Allianz, Barilla, Citroën, Esaote, Ferrero, Peugeot, Pirelli and Telecom Italia.
Innovative thinking Digital Creative Director with a deep experience in many disciplines ranging from digital to classical advertising and event organization. He leads and manage the ideas into concrete processes, from concept to completion. Tommaso is specialized in creating digital and multi-platform campaigns with a strong creative and strategic approach. He motivate the teams on pushing creative boundaries and descovering new disciplines and crafts. Tommaso as “Tommy BASS” is also a DJ and music producer. He produced music for Sony, Edel, Virgin and also for many TV shows, TV Commercials and Digital Campaigns. He also has a passion for mobile and consolle videogames. His work has taken honors at Cannes, Epica and ADCI awards.
Italian-born, American-adoptee, Chinese expat, Japanese inside. He has lived several lives in various places. First as a manager and then as an entrepreneur, he has founded, built up and taken to the top of the respective markets a number of companies, international branches and start-ups in completely different fields.
He has devised and managed campaigns for Expo2015, ENEL, CISL, Mondadori, Unesco, Medusa and many more renowned clients.
He joined Havas in 2017 as a Head of social, after collaborating with the Group in 2016 as a consultant with the goal of creating the best social agency in Italy. At the moment he is following a number of major brands in the telco, food & beverage, automotive e design fields.
He speaks Mandarin Chinese fluently, besides English and Italian and likes to spend his spare time absorbed in his social profiles.
Dynamic and creative Project Manager with a 14-year experience in disparate fields (luxury, automotive, FMCG) e departments (digital, social, content).
Over the years, he has worked for clients such as Mediaworld, Moncler, Ferrarelle, Veuve Clicquot, ABB, Ferrero, Birra Forst, Friuli Venezia Giulia Turismo.
He loves challenges and lives in a permanent phase of re-invention.
He matches his passion for marketing and digital culture with those for vinyls, Polaroids and good home cooking.
His career path started with an internship at Wasabi, of which he then became a member; later he joined Arnold World Wide as a Project Manager.
During his 4 years in Arnold he played an important role in building up the digital unit, expanding the team from 3 to 30 members. In 2013 he joined the Havas Group, coordinating and managing successful digital projects. Since 2017 he has been Head of Digital at Havas Milan.
The crucial insights that lay a foundation for all creative thinking.
Big, integrated ideas across all communications platforms.
Brand identities that are built to last, because they build brand equity.
Smart, intuitive, and engaging user experiences.
Shaping more meaningful brand experiences.
Ideas that speak the language and spark the conversations of the world.
Digital storytelling with audio and video contents to engage the users.
We design and build websites that look good and perform even better.
We do our best to create the highest engagement.
Data transformed into actionable insights.