Eduardo joins a lineup of global experts selected to award the world’s very best creative work and benchmark excellence this June. This year’s Cannes Lions jury has the highest ever representation from global brands, platforms, entertainment and technology companies, with the number of female jurors reaching 51%.
The Cannes Lions Live will be a fully digital experience from June 21st – June 25th where the Lion-winning work will be announced and awarded.
About Eduardo Vieira
As President and co-CEO for Latin America, Eduardo Vieira leads the operations and strategic positioning of H+K in Brazil, Mexico, Colombia, Peru, Chile, Argentina and Central America. He is also founding partner at Grupo Ideal, a holding company that oversees PR, Digital and Reputation Management businesses for WPP in Brazil.
Among his most recent achievements, Eduardo was finalist of PRWeek Global Awards 2019 as Best PR Professional in LatAm. He was also listed in The Innovator 25 Americas 2017 by The Holmes Report; elected Leader of the Future and Evangelist of the Future at World Communications Forum (WCF) at Davos, 2017; PR Executive of the Year by The Stevies/IBA at Barcelona, 2017 and one of the top 3 communications professionals in Brazil by SCOPEN in 2019. In his career he has been part of several juries, such as Wave Festival, El Ojo de Iberoamérica, SABRE Awards Latam and C4F Awards.
In the past 12 years, Eduardo led the creation and execution of global, regional and local communication projects for several Fortune 500 companies. He started his career as an entrepreneur by founding Agência Ideal in 2007. In 2015 Ideal was acquired by WPP, creating Ideal H+K Strategies. Before that, Eduardo was a professional journalist covering Business, Technology and Innovation.