Jury

Birgit van den Valentyn

Executive Creative Director

Ogilvy & Mather

BERLIN, GERMANY // Birgit van den Valentyn has been Cofounder and Chief Creative of Ogilvy & Mather Berlin since 2011. She studied Concept & Copywriting and started her career at Scholz & Friends Berlin in 2002 before she moved up to be a Creative Director at DDB.

Birgit is credited with award-winning campaigns for IKEA, Bosch, Volkswagen and Coca-Cola. She is member of the Art Directors Club Germany and has won more than 400 national and international awards, such as 21 Cannes Lions and 15 Clios, as well as awards at The One Show, D&AD, LIA, NYF and The Art Director's Club.

In 2016 Ogilvy Berlin won the Grand Prix for the book “Mein Kampf - Against Racism“ at the Art Directors's Club Europe. And Ogilvy Germany was honored “Agency of the Year X Country" by the CLIO Awards.