Anna Chitty

Chief Executive Officer, PHD China

Anna Chitty is a globally recognized senior media practitioner who has worked across multiple markets and countries. With more than 20 years of experience, Anna joined the Omnicom Media Group (OMG) family in 2006, where she helped land blue-chip clients including Pepsi Foods and Beverages, Dongfeng Citroen & Peugeot, Intel, Danone, and Unilever, the largest media pitch ever in China at the time.

Anna’s leadership reflects on how she fosters talent, grows teams and manages projects, nurturing an agency of forward thinking individuals that together, support the business development of PHD China’s Shanghai and Beijing offices. Recognized by local and international award shows, she was named Greater China’s Media Planner/Buyer of the Year, a Top 18 Media Professional in 2010 and one of the 20 Women to Watch in Asia Pacific Marketing in 2014 by Campaign Magazine. She was also a judge at Cannes Lions 2015, Festival of Media Asia 2016, and is a long term international judge at the Beacon Awards in New Zealand, supporting effective media solutions and creativity in her home town.