Riku Vassinen | Head of Digital
JWT | Singapore

Riku Vassinen, Head of Digital, JWT

Riku Vassinen (M.Sc. Economics) has over 12 years of digital experience of which five years in Asia. Before JWT, he has been spearheading digital innovation in R/GA, TBWA and as the head of MySpace Finland. During his career he worked with great clients including Google, Nike, Uber, Netflix, Nokia, Sony, Audi, Diesel and Unilever. He has written two critically acclaimed books about marketing and won 2 Grand Prix Effies. His unique background on digital combined with strong point-of-view makes him one of the most provocative digital thinkers in the region. In his free time he listens to hip-hop, reads Karl Ove Knausgård and lifts weights.


LEAD 2017 - Day One @ 11:00

What marketers outside China can learn from WeChat

  • How WeChat actually works, and how exactly it differs from Facebook
  • Why WeChat is like a Swiss army knife for marketers
  • How does WeChat work as a marketing platform: An examination of successful cases
  • Is WeChat as a messaging platform relevant outside of China?

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