KIMBERLEE WELLS

CEO
TBWA\MELBOURNE & ADELAIDE

SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS JURY PRESIDENT

Throughout Kimberlee’s career, she has advised many of Australia’s leading brands and Government agencies, helping them realize incremental growth through creativity. Her passion lies in leveraging creativity as an accelerant for shareholder value and driving positive social change.

Under her leadership, TBWA\ has worked with brand partners to rally for LGBTIQ+ rights; champion change for women’s financial inequality; and improve acceptance of Australia’s minority groups. In 2019, Kimberlee was invited to speak during the United Nations General Assembly at the Sustainable Development Action Zone on the role creative communications plays in driving awareness and action for each of the 17 Goals. She continues to advise the SDG Global Strategy Hub for the UN and was a key author of the world’s largest Open Brief for the COVID-19 response.

Kimberlee is a regular media commentator and has been acknowledged multiple times locally and internationally for her leadership within the industry. She is considered amongst the top 10 most powerful women in Australian media. To round out her advertising career, Kimberlee sits on a number of boards as a Non-Executive Director.