Cilla Snowball, (Dame) DBE (Chair) Cilla Snowball

Group Chairman and Group CEO, AMV BBDO

Cilla joined AMV BBDO in 1992 as the agency’s first New Business Director. Twenty four years later, she now oversees the 3 companies that comprise the AMV Group in the UK – AMV BBDO, Proximity and Redwood.

Cilla sits on the boards of BBDO Worldwide and Derwent London plc and she chairs the Women’s Business Council.

She was awarded CBE in the 2009 New Year Honours list for services to the advertising industry, and awarded a damehood (DBE) in the 2017 Birthday Honours list for services to advertising, diversity and equality.

Most importantly, she is Fred, Albert and Rosie’s mum.

Read Cilla’s blog on bringing the Women’s Business Council to National Work–life Balance Week >