BEIJING: Daniel J. Edelman China Group has named Janet Dai MD of Edelman Digital in China, effective July 1.
Dai will be responsible for growing Edelman Digital's Chinese business, overseeing business planning and development, team building, and cross-brand cooperation within parent company DJE Holdings' China operations.
She will be based in Beijing and report to Steven Cao, CEO of DJE China Group, and Gavin Coombes, president of Edelman Digital Asia-Pacific, the Middle East, and Africa. Dai will be supported by teams in Beijing and Shanghai.
Before joining Edelman Digital, Dai spent nine years at WPP Group agencies Wunderman, Grey, and OgilvyOne, working with clients such as Audi, Nestle, and Procter & Gamble. She most recently was GM of Soho Square in Beijing.