Claire Cobbledick started out her career in advertising as an Account Executive at TJDR Cape town 10 years ago and has now come full circle, being promoted from Strategic Director to Deputy MD. She has spent the last three years heading up the Strategy Department at Jupiter, working across the full spectrum of the agency's clients. Career highlights include leading the Red Bull SA marketing team, Business Unit Director on MTN at TBWA Gavin Reddy and strategic planner for OIL at Lowe Bull CT.
Claire holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in English, Legal Studies and politics from The University of Natal. After graduating she studied brand management at the AAA in Cape Town, where she scooped the Student of the Year Award. She most recently attended the Kellogg School of Business in Chicago, where she completed a course in strategic marketing.