Richard Dennys (pictured) has been named as the new CEO of performance marketing specialist Webgains Group, effective from 1st October.
He takes responsibility for the strategic and operational management of Webgains across all its operating locations in the US, UK and mainland Europe.
Dennys previously held senior management positions across Europe for the BBC, Qype, Nokia, Moonfruit and TechCity UK. He is a Fellow of the UK Chartered Institute of Marketing, on the advisory board of Enterprise Nation and a mentor and judge for US-based innovation and start-up network, Mass Challenge.
Dr. Ulrike Handel, CEO of Webgains’ parent company ad pepper media, commented: “I am delighted that we were able to elevate Richard Dennys to the role of CEO at Webgains. He is a true entrepreneur and arrives with over 20 years of experience running, scaling and advising performance-driven businesses.
“After managing the turnaround of ad pepper Group it is our focus to further grow and strengthen Webgains as our most important Group company and business segment.”
Richard Dennys said: “I am excited to take on this challenge to continue to support and expand on the excellent growth and transformation of Webgains. We and our customers are entering a bright new era of data-driven performance marketing and the company is accelerating its technical and platform delivery efficiencies.
“I am greatly looking forward to leading and continuing to develop the dynamic, smart and successful Webgains team to further strengthen the company’s position as one of the industry’s leading performance marketing networks.”