Tim Castree, Global CEO of MEC and Wavemaker today announced that Harry Bizoumis CEO of MEC Hellas will take on the role of CEO of the new combined MEC and Maxus Wavemaker agency in Greece when it launches in January 2018. 

Harry Bizoumis will lead a new management team which will include Aggeliki Bulgari as General Manager.

Harry Bizoumis has been CEO of MEC Hellas since 1997.

The role becomes effective in January 2018. 

Tim Castree, CEO of MEC and Wavemaker commented: “We’re merging Maxus and MEC to form Wavemaker, a brand new billion dollar revenue media content and technology agency. With such ambition, comes a need for brilliant talent to lead and inspire, and so today’s news is very exciting for us.  Under Harry Bizoumis’ leadership, I am confident that we have the right team in place to truly blend the best of MEC and Maxus and make Wavemaker Greece a formidable future-facing agency.”

Harry Bizoumis is a Greek businessman entrepreneur with 30 years of experience in the communication business. He is the co-founder of:

MEC Hellas (part of GroupM / WPP)

Rascal SA (Leading Digital Agency in Greece)

Cream SA (Top Awarded Creative Agency in Greece)

He was also the co-founder of many .com companies in Greece like InternetQ, Matrix Media etc.

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