Ex-Edelman and Burson MD joins Kreab in Singapore

Martin Alintuck will join the agency in mid-October as new managing Partner

Martin Alintuck
Martin Alintuck

Martin Alintuck has been named the new managing partner of Kreab in Singapore.

He has previously been managing director of Edelman China and has also led Burson Marsteller’s Shanghai and Tokyo offices. After completing a Masters in Public Administration from Harvard’s Kennedy School mid-career, he became CEO of the USA National Pavilion at Shanghai Expo 2010.

"I’m happy to welcome Martin to Kreab. Martin has over 25 years of experience in advising blue-chip multinational clients in the finance, healthcare, transport and consumer goods sectors and will add a lot of value to our clients," said Kreab Group CEO Charlotte Erkhammar.

May Nah Chin who has been running the Singapore office since 2013 will continue to be responsible for the firm’s financial communications practice.

Meanwhile, Shane Fitzgerald has joined Kreab in Singapore as public affairs director. He has worked across Asia-Pacific for the last three years in a regional public affairs role for Diageo.

Jonathan Kushner, Kreab’s managing partner, Japan, and head of Asia, added, "With Martin, May Nah and Shane, we now have created a solid base for a regional team that can deliver consistent excellence to clients across our three specializations of corporate communications, financial communications and public affairs."

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