Adva Shimshy

Head of Marketing

  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom

About me


A senior marketer with B2B and B2C marketing experience. I I recently moved to the UK from Hong Kong having lived and worked in Asia for 20 years. I develop creative solutions in line with business objectives. I am results-driven, multilingual and I am accustomed to working within an international environment with people across all organisational levels.



  • Brand Management
  • Direct Marketing
  • Marketing
  • Marketing Strategy
  • Asian Market

Work history


Head of Marketing & APAC

Financial Times

May 2013 - Jun 2015
  • A member of the FT's Asia management team, I developed and executed strategic B2C marketing initiatives to drive usage and engagement of FT content across all platforms with the overall aim of conversion to subscription profitably. I also managed and developed brand campaigns targeting consumers and trade partners.



Mandarin Training Program

Taiwan National Normal University

Jan 1993 - Aug 1995