Deje is an experiential communications marketer, bringing his more than 20 years of well-rounded experience from both the client’s and agency’s side of the business, covering different sets of communications channels from PR, Digital, ATL and BTL experiences.
Prior heading H+K Strategies Indonesia, Deje was the Managing Director of Verve – Wunderman Thompson, which under his leadership, won SILVER 2019 PR Agency of the year by Marketing-Interactive when the agency was only 1.5 years old.
His long list of agency life in Edelman, Burson-Marsteller, McCann Digital, Weber-Shandwick/Golin and Publicis has also provided him eligible encounters in various industries, not only in Indonesia, but also across South East Asia.
Holder of an undergraduate degree in Faculty of Political and Social Science from University of Indonesia, he also has a client-side experience such as in XL Axiata, where he was the Corporate Communications Manager for more than 7 years. Known as a communications-related trainer, his rich experience in handling crisis communications, community management, CSR programs and many communications works has brought a great learning both in strategy & tactics.
Some footprints of his hard work were work recognized as The Best Viral Video Campaign for Opera Software in 2016 and The Best CSR program for XL Axiata in 2010 and 2011.
This automotive enthusiast is also active in several organizations and communities, in influential level, which is aligned with his current passion in digital communications.
Deje is also a community manager and owns his own live streaming channel highlighting Indonesia’s social and relationship challenges.