Mark Lund

Chief Executive Officer
McCann Worldgroup UK

As CEO of McCann Worldgroup UK, Mark heads a 1,700 strong organization made up of some of the UK’s best marketing services companies, with a footprint right across the country. His remit is to help them come together to deliver total integration at scale in all aspects of business communications and reputation building.

Prior to joining McCann, Mark helped co-found two independent advertising businesses, one of which, Delaney Lund Knox Warren (DLKW), became a top 10 UK agency. He has also served as the chief executive of the Central Office of Information (COI), the UK government’s marketing and communications arm and behavior change center.

He has been Chairman of the Advertising Association and served on the councils of both the IPA and ISBA. He is currently the Chair of the AA’s Media Smart and Children’s Panel and sits on the AA council. Mark received an Order of the British Empire (OBE) for services in the advertising industry in the Queen’s Birthday Honours list 2016.

With Kate, he is the father of Oliver and Elspeth and lives in Oxfordshire.