Christopher Jones is an Italian-Kiwi who currently works as Creative Lead at Google, working in a multidisciplinary team alongside futurists, strategists, creatives and technologists to invent the next generation of advertising and consumer experiences. As Creative Lead he is responsible for driving creative excellence across all of Google's platforms through collaborations with top brands and creative agencies in Italy and around the world.
Before Google, Chris worked for some of the most prestigious advertising networks: WPP and Publicis Groupe. At WPP, after an initial assignment as Chief Creative Officer at Grey Italia, Chris then led the group's creative excellence for Vodafone Italia, later becoming EMEA Executive Creative Director WPP for the entire FCA group, now Stellantis.
Christopher bounced between Saatchi & Saatchi offices in Vienna, Dubai and Berlin where he worked on international brands creating very successful campaigns for T-Mobile and Procter & Gamble. Having been away from Italy for a while, he then decided to join Leo Burnett Italy, where he created award-winning work for Samsung.
In his journey Christopher has distinguished himself with various gold, silver and bronze awards at Cannes Lions, Clio, One show, Andy Awards, Eurobest, Golden Drum and other shows across Europe.