Jeremy Webb joined Ogilvy’s Digital Influence team as Digital Influence Strategist in early 2010. Since taking up this position, Jeremy has provided social media strategic counsel, execution and training for a number of major clients.
Highly knowledgeable about the Chinese Internet, Jeremy’s blog posts at Asia Digital Map are widely read by industry professionals and have been quoted by influential publications in China.
Jeremy previously worked as Ogilvy PR China’s editor, responsible for the quality of English at Ogilvy PR offices in Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou.
Prior to joining Ogilvy PR, Jeremy translated news articles for the People’s Daily. Before that, he worked during the Beijing Olympics as a reporter for British newspaper The Independent.
Jeremy speaks, reads, and writes Chinese. His popular Chinese-language blog, AngryEditor.com, has been made into a monthly magazine column.
Jeremy holds a first-class bachelor’s degree in Chinese from the University of Leeds. His undergraduate dissertation – “Democratisation 2.0” – focused on the potential of social media to engender social and political change in China.