Ben Welsh

Ben Welsh

Ben is one of the regions top creative leaders. He is renowned for his inclusive leadership style and strategic rigour. He has worked on just about every category you can imagine, including three of the major four Australian banks, the top 3 Telcos and two of its largest insurers. Over the years he and his departments has won numerous Australian and international creative and effectiveness awards, notably at Cannes, D&AD, The Effies, AdFest, OneShow and Caples. In 2015, he was voted Campaign Asia’s Best Creative Talent for Australia and NZ. Prior to DDB, Ben was Asia Creative Chairman for M&C Saatchi.


His inspiration is the reader, the viewer, the listener and the clicker; our raison d’etre, who for the most part, is bored, insulted and uninspired by what our industry produces.