Baxter Jolly quits Weber shandwick
Baxter Jolly, Chairman, Asia Pacific, has decided to exit Weber Shandwick after almost two decades. He wants to explore new professional and personal interests.
Jolly joined the firm in 2005 from IPG sister agency. He took over the responsibility of the Singapore office, and was elevated as Vice Chairman, Asia Pacific. In 2015, he was appointed as regional CEO. Prior to his departure, He was the Chairman, Asia Pacific in 2021 with Tyler Kim taking on the CEO role.
The Asia Pacific region of Weber Shandwick tripled its revenues, won 14 Asia Pacific ‘Agency of the Year’ awards and was recognized with ‘Best Place to Work’ and ‘Best Culture’ awards, under Baxter’s guidance
News of Jolly’s departure comes a week after the retirement of Andy Polansky, Interpublic Group Dxtra CEO and Weber Shandwick executive chairman.