MIAMI, USA // Anselmo Ramos is the co-founder and Creative Chairman of GUT, a global independent creative agency with offices in Miami, São Paulo, and Buenos Aires.
He, along with his co-founder Gaston Bigio, opened GUT in 2018 with the goal of being the go-to agency for the world’s biggest brands, including Popeyes, Philadelphia Cream Cheese and Tim Hortons, among others, who are looking to do brave work and long-term bold brand building. In less than two years, the agency has already racked up a number of prestigious industry awards, including: being named as Ad Age’s Standout Agency in 2020; winning Creativity's 2020 Best Launch of the Year and Ad Age’s 20 Strongest Brand ideas of 2019 for Popeyes; and being listed as having the number one Top 15 Stunts and Innovations of 2019 in Adweek for its work for the Popeyes Chicken Sandwich.
Prior to co-founding GUT, Anselmo was the co-founder of award-winning global creative agency DAVID, and he was also previously the Chief Creative Officer of Ogilvy Brazil, which, under his leadership, was named Cannes' Agency of The Year in 2013, the first Ogilvy office to ever win this award.
Over the course of his career, Anselmo has won multiple accolades from distinguished industry award shows and organizations, including The Clio Awards, Cannes Lions, The Effies, D&AD, The One Show and more. His life motto is “No Gut, No Glory.”