Alexandre Gama is an influential individual in the Brazilian advertising and communications sectors. His contribution is also felt across the globe as he is the only Brazilian to sit on the Global Creative Board. He is an alumnus of the FAAP where he studied Advertising and Propaganda.
Alexandre Gama started his career at the Standart Ogilvy advertising agent in 1982. He was engaged as a Writer for eight years. His next employer was DM9 where he worked as a copywriter. He then became a partner and Vice President of Creation for AlmapBBDO. Alexandre worked for Young & Rubicam as the chairperson, executive officer, and creative manager. He left in 1999 when he started his company, Neogama. He grew the company to an award winning level in just a few years in operation.
Alexandre Gama’s efforts have been recognized far and wide. In 2006, he was one of the seven professionals in Brazilian advertising in a survey conducted by About magazine. He was named the Officer of Agency of the Year by the Association of Professionals of Propaganda in its 10th Professional Contribution Award in 2006. He has since won other top awards in the industry including a Golden Lion at the Cannes International Festival in 2015.