Gail Curtis is Group CEO of Saatchi & Saatchi South Africa.
Gail began her career in strategic account leadership in the trenches of SA’s top three advertising agencies during the 80s and was made a board director at the age of 26.
In 1993 she founded The Old Shanghai Firecracker Factory, a unique agency with a dynamic service model.
Gail was appointed as Group CEO of Saatchi & Saatchi and regional head of the group’s African Network in 2005.
Gail is kept inspired by her involvement with the Youth Education Training Initiative as a Trustee. She is a board member of the Association for Communication and Advertising and recently joined the prestigious board of Business Unity South Africa.