The appointment, which is effective immediately, is based at the agency’s London office.
Butler joins Jack Morton from Gyro, London, where he held the role of head of film and creative content. With more than 13 years’ experience in the industry, he has taken lead creative roles with agencies including Iris London, CDP-Travissully and Warl London. During this period, he has worked with a large portfolio of brands including Dunhill, Lucky Stripe, Adidas, Shell, P&G, Bacardi and Sony Ericsson.
Mike Kunheim, managing director, Jack Morton Worldwide, said: "Christopher not only lives and breathes film content, but is an industry leader with a thirst for innovation and a ground-breaking ambition for brands and their content marketing campaigns. We are thrilled to welcome him to the team and look forward to creating extraordinary work together."
Butler added: "As an agency that believes in pushing boundaries and being creatively brave, Jack Morton will continue to lead this new frontier – I can’t wait to join the team."
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