GLOBAL CHIEF MARKETING OPERATIONS OFFICER, HAVAS
Rachel is the Global Chief Marketing Operations Officer for Havas, part of Vivendi, a mass media and telecommunications company providing music, television, film, gaming publishing, as well as telecommunications services. In this role, she has responsibility for driving the reputation and revenue of the Havas. This is one of a number of roles, Rachel has held at the Havas organization. As Managing Director, Rachel had responsibility for driving the strategic and commercial operations of Havas Luxhub, a strategic consultancy that helps luxury, fashion and lifestyle companies win with the new generation of consumers by pioneering innovative ways to drive acquisition and retention. Their clients included legacy luxury brands such as LVMH, Puig and Sotheby’s and modern luxury brands such as Net-a-Porter, Netjets and Kit and Ace to name but a few.
Prior to her move to New York, Rachel also worked as a Development and Broadcast Producer with Tyrone Productions, one of Ireland’s leading entertainment production companies, globally renowned for having produced Riverdance.
Rachel is obsessed with how technology is redefining the modern marketing landscape. She sits on the Board of Wearable Experiments, a wearables apparel company. Sh as well the Executive Advisory Board for Self Help Africa, an international charity that promotes and implements long-term development projects in Africa. In 2015, Rachel was named as one of Ireland’s 40 under 40 Woman by Image Magazine.A Business graduate of Trinity College Dublin, she lives in Manhattan.