Global Chief Creative Officer
iris Worldwide

"The right idea has the ability to change anything and everything. That’s the dream. So it’s brilliant that there is an award ceremony dedicated to the transformative power of bold ideas. I'll be looking for ideas that genuinely live up to the name of the awards."

Shaun McIlrath is Global Chief Creative Officer of iris worldwide. Recently listed in the Top 20 Most Creative People In Advertising By Business Insider, he has over 200 major industry awards across all disciplines from advertising to PR and Media. Shaun leads iris’ global creative output from London and working across clients such as adidas, Jeep, Samsung, Nestle, Domino’s, Guinness, Barclaycard and Robinsons. Prior to iris, Shaun was creative director at VCCP.   

Judging panel

Aidan McClure

Executive creative director
BBC Creative

Becky McOwen-Banks

Creative Director
FCB Inferno / Creative Equals

Caitlin Ryan

Group Executive Creative Director
Cheil Worldwide

Daniele Fiandaca

Co-founder
 

Graeme Noble

Chief Creative Officer
TMW Unlimited

Ian Haworth

Executive Creative Director UK & EMEA
Wunderman

Julie Seal

Creative Strategist
Creative Shop Facebook & Instagram

Laurent Simon

Executive creative director
BBC Creative

Nicola Roberts

Executive Creative Director
Bray Leino

Pablo Marques

Executive Creative Director
POSSIBLE

Pat Doherty

Founder
 

Ross Neil

Creative Director
WCRS

Sara Rose

Creative Director
Mother

Shaun McIlrath

Global Chief Creative Officer
iris Worldwide

Simon Gill

Chief Creative Officer
Isobar UK

Victoria Buchanan

Executive Creative Director
Tribal Worldwide, LDN

Zoë Quirk

Founder
This Because