Brand Management & Retail

Marcus Millgate

Marcus Millgate


I am a globally regarded networked leader, turnaround marketeer, and board member with a passion for business acceleration through digital transformation, with a focus on cut-through strategy, compelling creative, and intuitive data analytics.

I can help you with

developing customer-value propositions, provide digital transformation advice, map customer journeys, develop creative platforms, design omnichannel strategies, design retail architecture, develop marketing collateral, build content strategies, author brand repositioning, create brand templates, design copy strategies, assessing portfolio strategies, creating product design


A creative CX and Digital Transformation strategist by trade, and purpose driven marketeer who enjoys the process of taking a customer value proposition, and building creative platforms to turbocharge an organisation’s transformation, creating belief internally and excitement externally.

A career that began as a Brand Manager in Australia for a world leading FMCG company, before moving to the UK as Marketing Director for Chrysalis Radio and Records. Music and Radio were passions of mine and I continued that with the Australian Radio Network in various executive roles. A move to New York City with Clear Channel ( now IHeartMedia) as Head of integrated Marketing Strategy delivering growth strategies for clients harnessing Clear channels 4500 radio stations, Outdoor Properties, Entertainment, Music and Talent. 

Moving to the WPP group where I stayed for 17 years, in global, regional and local leadership roles and living in several countries, within their digital businesses, with a strong focus on retail transformation and brand strategy.

I broke the land speed record for a Formula One Racing car; taking the BAR Honda Team to Bonneville, I’m a competitive Ultra Marathon runner, proud father of 2, with a high regard for health and wellbeing, a passion for innovation and technology, and an inherent ability to motivate people to work together to achieve.

YEars of Experience

28 years


Sydney, Australia

Countries worked IN

Australia, United Kingdom, Korea, Malaysia, Japan, USA


Retail, Media, Luxury Goods, FMCG, Consumer Electronics, Liquor, Pharma