Google has appointed Eoghan Phipps as head of Irish agency sales. Phipps will lead Google’s partnerships with media and creative agencies as digital advertising grows. Most recently, he has worked for Google in the US managing the group’s partnership with Resolution Media, Omnicom’s search and social agency.
He joined Google in 2009 as an account manager and worked in the UK and Ireland on government affairs, telecoms and insurance sectors. Before joining Google, he was a junior lecturer in the faculty of business at Maastricht University in the Netherlands, where he taught business and economics.
He holds a BA in business and political science from TCD and an MSc in business strategy from Maastricht.