Three hundred and ninety people from 50 countries across all juries are confirmed and two new countries, The Dominican Republic and Vietnam, join the panels for the first time. Forty-three percent of jurors are female, a record for the Festival.
The number of women on the juries has doubled in the last five years, from 21% in 2012.
The Lions’ winners will be honoured at awards ceremonies taking place across the eight-day Festival, from Saturday, 17 June to Saturday, 24 June.
Some of the juries include: Wendy Clark, Chief Executive Officer, DDB Worldwide, North America, United States; Britt Nolan, Chief Creative Officer, Leo Burnett, United States; Dmitry Tutkov, Founder & Creative Director, TUTKOVBUDKOV, Russia; Ellen Hou, Chief Executive Officer, Carat, China; Firas Medrows, Executive Creative Director, DDB, United Arab Emirates; Gabriel Araujo, VP & Executive Creative Director, Ketchum, Brazil; Gabriela Arredondo, Public Relations & New Business Director, Y&R, Mexico; Gary Scheiner, EVP, Global Chief Creative Officer, greyhealth group, Global.
Graziana Pasqualotto, Managing Director, OMD, Italy; Gwen Raillard, Chief Marketing Officer, Dentsu Aegis Network, France; Heather Chambers, SVP, Creative Director, Leo Burnett, Canada, Hugo Corredor Vanegas, Chief Creative Officer, Sancho BBDO, Colombia; Imogen Hewitt, Chief Strategy Officer, Havas Media, Australia; Jason Williams, Chief Creative Officer, Leo Burnett, Australia, Jason Xenopoulos, CEO & Chief Creative Officer, VML South Africa, South Africa;
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