Tamara Ingram is the Global Chairman at Wunderman Thompson. As Global Chairman, Tamara works to promote the agency’s vision and support the integration of the agencies, as well as provide counsel to the global leadership team. Her main focus is global client partnerships, working closely with regional leads to deliver brilliance to clients across the network.
Previously, Tamara was the Global Chief Executive Officer of J. Walter Thompson, heading up the agency’s global network of 12,000 employees, across 200 offices in 90 countries. Prior to J. Walter Thompson, Tamara was the Chief Client Team Officer at WPP where she led 45 global account teams, representing one-third of the Group’s $20 billion in annual revenues. Tamara’s extensive advertising agency experience includes earlier roles as Grey UK’s Group Chief Executive Officer, Global Leader on their P&G account, and at WPP’s wholly owned data investment division, Kantar. Prior to joining the WPP family, Tamara was Chief Executive Officer of McCann Worldgroup in London and Chief Executive Officer of Saatchi & Saatchi’s London office.
Tamara’s career has been characterized by passion, commitment, and an ability to deliver results by harnessing talented teams both among clients and within the agency. Tamara is an active participant in several advertising industry organizations, serving on the boards of the Ad Council and as a member of the Marketing Group of Great Britain, Women in Advertising and Communications London, 4A's, and Advertising Women of New York. Tamara believes deeply in giving her time and resources to charity and is a Trustee of Save the Children International. In 2011, she was awarded an OBE (Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire) for services to tourism through her work as Chairman of Visit London.
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