Rob Dembitz joined MediaLink in 2017 as a Managing Director in its London office.
Prior to MediaLink, Rob was the Global Head of Innovation and Corporate Development Director for the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, where he was a member of the Executive Leadership Team, responsible for identifying new revenue streams for the Festival. This resulted in the development of three event extensions over three years: Lions Health, Lions Innovation and Lions Entertainment. In 2017, Rob developed a start-up program that brought nearly 100 early stage tech businesses to Cannes.
Previously, Rob spent a number of years in private equity, including at GI Partners, and as part of Terra Firma’s restructuring team at EMI. Rob began his career at M&C Saatchi in their new media organization, eMCSaatchi and has a BA(Hons) from Durham University and an MBA from London Business School.
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