Alexandre Gama is a 59-year-old Brazilian advertising executive from Rio de Janeiro, RJ. He is also the founder and CEO of an advertising agency called Neogama, one of the 20 largest agencies in the country.
Alexandre Gama was the first Brazilian to head a global communication agency network. Gama became the Global Chief Creative Officer at BBH. He is also the only Brazilian to be part of the do Global Creative Board at Publicis Groupe.
Gama has a degree in Publicity and Advertising from Fundação Armando Alvares Penteado (FAAP). He started his publicity career in 1982 by writing at Standart Ogilvy. In 1990 he started writing at DM9 and was awarded several times. Alexandre Gama was also a founder and worked as creation vice-president at AlmapBBDO and President/CEO & CCO during his time at Young & Rubicam.
Alexandre Gama founded his own advertising company, Neogama in 1999. In 2012, Gama joined ABAP and he represents Brazil in the communication industry.
In 2004, 2008 and 2013 he was present at the D&DA festival and is the first latin-American to receive an award there.
Alexandre Gama loves the arts and showed his work at Museu de Arte Brasileira. A musical conquest is that he is the founder of VIOLAB, that broadcasts on Youtube. Gama is a lover of luxury sports cars and holds a membership at Briggs Automotive Company.
Gama has been a jury member at the Cannes Festival and also won 23 Lion Awards.