Thomas Plötzeneder joined DDWS Corporate Advisors in October 2005 as managing partner. He was formerly CEO of the Lowe GGK Vienna advertising agency and a board member of Lowe GGK Holding AG. Through that position he was the first in Eastern Europe to build a network of integrated communication agencies in Warsaw, Prague, Budapest, Bratislava, Moscow, Kiev, Ljubljana, Zagreb, Bucharest and Sofia. A keen understanding of client need and the ability to create business solutions outside the scope of traditional advertising helped him return Lowe GGK Vienna to the top of domestic agency rankings.
He has served as the General Manager Europe of Lowe and Partners Worldwide, worked as an ad man for Ogilvy & Mather and began his career as marketing manager for the former AZ newspaper.
Thomas graduated from Vienna’s University of Economics and Business Administration and is an alumnus of The Wharton School’s Advanced Management Program.
Thomas Plötzeneder lives with his wife in Breitenstein and Vienna. His sons live in Salzburg, Vienna and London.