Brazilian advertiser and business man, Alexandre Gama was born on June 1st, 1958. The Rio de Janeiro Native founded and is the CEO of Neogama, one of the biggest advertising agencies in Brazil. He started Neogama in the year 1999 right after he had left Young & Rubicam. Neogama had been ranked number 20 among other big advertising agencies in Brazil. For these reasons, Gama became the first businessman in Brazil to head the global network of communication agencies. Besides this, Gama earlier on served as the chief executive officer of British BBH. Later on, Alexander Gama managed to join Armando Alvares Penteado Foundation where he graduated in the fields of advertising and propaganda.
Alexander Gama has been a very active businessman for a long time. According to sources, his career as an advertiser came about in 1982 as he was a copywriter at the Standard Ogilvy agencies. Also, in 2008, he attended a master’s class in France that was associated with film festival.
At some point between 1990 and 1999, he became the vice president and partner of AlmapBBDO and later on, served Young and Rubicam as Vice president and CEO. Alexander participated in various fields as he was rising in his profession. For instance, after he had served in numerous firms, he decided to quit and dedicate his efforts to his company. In the process, he got elected by individual professionals as an advertiser and later became the director of agencies of the year.
Come 2007, he additionally received the Cabroe Award Entrepreneur. Also, Alexander became manager of the communication industry of the year. In 2007, he emerged as one of the ten major leaders in communication market.