SYZYGY adds to strategy team as two others promoted

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Digital agency SYZYGY has appointed strategist Matthew Cox and promoted Matt Brown and Matt Wills to Director of Media and Director of Design and Build respectively.

Cox (pictured) brings extensive experience in data strategy, arriving at SYZYGY after five years as a strategic planner for Wunderman. He's had previous spells at The Brooklyn Brothers, iris worldwide and Publicis Chemistry.

Cox will develop strategies for the agency’s clients and driving SYZYGY’s insight-led digital services, reporting into Strategy Director Dom Waghorn.

Brown's new expanded role will encompass the direction and growth of the media component of the agency.

Wills will play a key role in leading and progressing the company’s ‘digital architect’ offering.

In a further move, Philip Stelter has relocated to SYZYGY’s New York office, where he adds Managing Director of SYZYGY US to his current role as Global Chief Media Officer.

Ita Murphy, CEO SYZYGY UK, said: “Client demand for smart thinking is such that we are rapidly expanding our strategic team and are delighted to welcome someone of Matt’s calibre to the team. He will make a robust addition to the UK team, offering our clients access to leading-edge digital thinking and strategy.

“Additionally it’s immensely gratifying to acknowledge Matt Wills and Matt Brown’s leadership roles, given their significant contributions to the company.”