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Peter Bosilkovski joins Y&R as Regional CEO, Australia & NZ

15 March 2018

Y&R ANZ are excited to announce that Peter Bosilkovski has been appointed as Regional CEO, Australia & New Zealand.

A highly respected and experienced leader, Bosilkovski was most recently CEO of Leo Burnett Sydney where he worked for nine years, during which time the agency was named AFR’s 4th Most Innovative Company in Australia, Adnews & AWARD Agency of the Year, 6th Ranked Creative Company in the World (Gunn Report) and Cannes Lions Media Agency of the Year.  He began his career at J. Walter Thompson, and has since been involved with a raft of leading brands and award-winning work.

“To have someone of Peter’s calibre return to the group and lead Y&R here in Australia and New Zealand is fantastic. I’ve worked with Pete so I know his passion and drive, and I’ve admired what he’s achieved as a competitor. He’s back where he belongs,” said WPP AUNZ CEO Mike Connaghan. 

“Pete’s a strong leader, a clear thinker and someone who makes things happen.  Pete's experience in transforming an advertising business for the modern era has equipped him well to lead Y&R into the future.”

Bosilkovski said of his appointment: "Y&R is an iconic creative brand, so when this opportunity came along, I jumped at it. I’m really looking forward to working with some of the great talents in the industry and leading the national and cross-Tasman agency."