Alexandre Gama: Businessman, Entrepreneur and Artist

Alexandre Gama, born on June 1st 1958 is a prominent Brazilian entrepreneur and businessman in advertising. He received his degree in Advertising and Propaganda and began his career as a writer in 1982 at the Standard Ogilvy Agency.

In 1990 he became the Vice President of Creation at Almap BBDO and went on in 1996 to become the President and CEO/CCO of Young and Rubicam. In 1999 he set up his own advertising agency called Neogama which was the first Brazilian agency to win a golden lion at the Cannes Film Festival.

In 2002 Neogama joined with the London based agency BBH. They were elected Agency of the Year and were the youngest agency to win the Cabor├ę prize. In 2014 Alexandre Gama was invited to present his exhibition, “Ideia e Forma-Alexandre Gama” at the Brazilian Art Museum.

In 2014 Alexandre Gama founded Violab which includes a recording studio, a label, a radio program and a YouTube channel. In 2014 Alexandre Gama became a partner in the Briggs Automotive Company based in Liverpool, UK which produces high end sports cars. In 2016 he became a member of the Global Creative Board who analyze strategies and plan new business opportunities for holding groups.

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