Alexandre is a creative expert and entrepreneur. He focuses his operations mainly on the industries of advertising and communications. Mr. Gama is the Chief Executive Officer and Founder of a leading Brazilian advertising agency known as Neogama. Alexandre Gama studied at Armando Alvares Penteado Foundation and graduated with an Advertising and Communications degree. He began his advertising career at Standard Ogilvy & Mather in 1982 immediately after his graduation. At Standard Ogilvy & Mather, Gama worked as a copywriter and creative. He later moved to DM9 in 1990 as a Creative Director and Copywriter. He also worked in other agencies, including Almap BBDO and Young & Rubicam.
In 1999, Alexandre left Young & Rubicam and started Neogama. Within its first few years of operation, Neogama was named the fastest growing agency and won a Lion at the Cannes Festival. In 2012, Alexander became an ABAP board member and was responsible for promoting and supporting best practices in the communications industry of Brazil. Alexender Gama has won numerous professional awards for his remarkable contributions to the Brazilian communications industry. He won the Agency Director of the Year award in 2006. The following year, he was voted communications’ industry entrepreneur of the year.