LEWIS, the global communications agency, today announced the appointment of Jeroen Rigole, who will be reinforcing the team as General Manager of LEWIS Belgium. The role forms part of the EMEA management team, and reports into the Senior Vice President Global Marketing and Western Europe, Yvonne van Bokhoven.
Jeroen will be key in driving the EMEA strategic business plan and will be responsible for the vision and development of the LEWIS Belgium branch.
Jeroen Rigole can build on more than 15 years of PR and communications expertise, both agency and in-house. He combines a strong knowledge of the Belgian market, with a track record in developing successful pan-European communications strategies. Over the last 5 years, he has held senior roles at Samsung Europe, working from the London headquarters, and at Goodyear EMEA, based in Brussels.
Yvonne van Bokhoven on the new hire: “We are looking forward to Jeroen joining our ranks in Belgium. As a seasoned communications professional, he brings in a wealth of experience and will be instrumental in driving the growth of our Belgian branch. I’m convinced that our clients, as well as the team in Antwerp, will benefit from his insights and knowledge in delivering high-impact national and international campaigns.”
Jeroen Rigole will take on his new role as of January 8th: “I’ve had the privilege to work with LEWIS when I was heading up the communications practice for Samsung Belgium. I was truly impressed with their work and since then I’ve been following their growth from start-up to an integrated, multi-national agency. I’m excited to become part of the LEWIS family and their entrepreneurial spirit. Together with the talented Belgian team, I’ll be looking at creating and delivering successful campaigns for our current portfolio of inspiring clients and will seek to expand the LEWIS offer in our local market.”
LEWIS Belgium has its offices in the heart of Antwerp and services a wide range of large brands across Belgium and Luxemburg. Key clients include Adobe, bol.com, Braun, Google, HEMA, LG and SAP.