Jerry has over 30 years' experience in the media, marketing and advertising sectors. He started his career in advertising in the 1980s at Young & Rubicam and WCRS. In 1989 he founded BBJ, a specialist media agency in the UK, building the business until it was acquired by Aegis Group PLC in 1999. From 2000 Jerry held a number of senior positions within Aegis Group PLC until 2010 when he was appointed Chief Executive. Following the merger of Aegis Group PLC with Dentsu Inc. in 2013 Jerry was appointed CEO of Dentsu Aegis Network which covered all of Aegis Group and Dentsu operations outside of Japan. In July 2013 he became only the second non-Japanese Executive Officer of Dentsu Inc. Jerry stepped down from the position of Chief Executive at the end of 2018 after 9 years and now retains the position of Special Advisor to Dentsu Inc. Jerry is also a Director of Madison Sports Group and a Non-Executive Director at Inchcape PLC.