The head of acquisition integration role is the first of its kind for Dentsu Aegis Network ANZ and is directly linked with the network’s aggressive growth and M&A strategy, providing clients with the very best market capability of end-to-end marketing solutions.
acquisition integration will play a significant role within this market
as we continue to build capability and accelerate our growth strategy.
With six acquisitions made in the last 18 months and five more in the
immediate pipeline, effective integration is critical to our client
“Victoria’s long history within the network, and her
strong contribution on several network acquisitions at Isobar made her a
natural choice for this role. I congratulate Victoria and look forward
to working closely on evolving and accelerating our dynamic M&A
In her new role, Gehrig will report directly to Ryan
and become a member of the executive leadership team. She will be
responsible for pursuing identified targets for acquisition, overseeing
onboarding of acquired companies, as well as project managing the
administration of mergers and acquisitions for the group.
moves into the Dentsu Aegis Network role from her previous position as
national general manager for Isobar Australia, where she has been a
respected member for more than a decade and pivotal in driving the
business’ significant growth.
Says Gehrig: “I’m thrilled to be
taking this role that sits at the very forefront of our growth strategy,
and eagerly await the challenges and opportunities as I lead the
network through several new acquisitions this year.”
tenure at Isobar, Gehrig gained extensive experience in both sides of
the acquisition process, and was a key collaborator on the integration
of the Soap Creative and WiTH Collective businesses as they joined the
Victoria commences as head of acquisition integration on Wednesday 13 September.