New Digital Strategy and Marketing Leadership Appointed to Propeople’s Global Executive Team

Propeople, a full service agency for the digital age, today announced that it is expanding its Global Executive Team with the appointment of two new positions – Gus Murray as Global Chief Digital Strategy Officer, and Troels Feodor Nielsen as Global Chief Marketing Officer. Both Gus and Troels will help to steer Propeople’s strategic initiatives in current and future markets.

As Global Chief Digital Strategy Officer, Australian Gus Murray will be responsible for Digital Strategy Solutions and Products. Gus comes from a Nordic Leadership position at DigitasLBi, a global marketing and technology agency, where he led a large digital media team with a focus on digital strategy, analytics and social media. Gus worked directly with many of the agency’s major accounts, including Volvo, ISS, Tetra Pak, Nordic Choice Hotels and Widex.

Regarding his appointment, Gus Murray said that ,“Propeople fills a gap in the market. They represent a new era among digital agencies, and I am very happy and excited to be part of the Propeople team. I am looking forward to working with clients across all markets, and providing them with an innovative approach to their digital business ambitions”.

In his role as Global Chief Marketing Officer, Troels Feodor Nielsen will focus on developing, executing, and overseeing go-to-market strategies for Propeople at a global level. Troels most recently served as Head of Marketing Operations & Digital Marketing at Tradeshift, a business network and invoicing platform with active users in more than 190 countries. Previous to that, Troels was a Brand Advisor at inq, working with important customers such as Nike, Nike 6.0, Peak Performance, Levi’s, Oakley, and HTC.

“I am looking forward to joining the Propeople team, and working on initiatives to position ourselves as one of the prominent players on the global digital agency map. Propeople’s worldwide presence and superb capabilities are great assets that allow the agency to innovatively collaborate with clients across a large number of markets”, says Troels.

When asked about the addition of Gus and Troels to the Global Executive Team, Propeople’s Global CEO Michael Drejer explains that, “Propeople is very excited to have both Gus and Troels joining us. They fit perfectly into our Global Executive Team, bringing valuable experience from working at the forefront of digital strategy and marketing. Both of them are proven leaders with an entrepreneurial spirit, and they will help to further establish Propeople as a leading agency for the digital age worldwide.”

For more information, please visit Propeople’s blog or contact:

Michael Drejer, Global CEO Propeople, drejer@wearepropeople.com
Ricardo Osuna, US Marketing Director Propeople, ricardo@wearepropeople.com