Stephen joined BBH London in May 2020 from Clemenger BBDO in Melbourne, where he was Chief Creative Officer. During his six years there, he helped guide the agency to its worldwide position as both D&AD Agency of the Year and Cannes Lions Agency of the Year. Stephen's work has been recognized at all major award shows around the world for both creativity and effectiveness. Some of his recent highlights include multiple 'Best in Category' at The One Show, New York Festivals 'Best of Show', Three Grand Prix at the Cannes Lions and multiple Yellow Pencils at D&AD, including a coveted Black Pencil. In 2017, he was ranked the number one Creative Director in the world by the Cannes Lions Global Creative Index. Prior to Clemenger BBDO Melbourne, he spent 3 years as Creative Director at London start-up,18 Feet & Rising (now & Rising) and held roles at some of Australasia's top agencies including JWT Sydney and Saatchi & Saatchi New Zealand.