Benjamin Braun, the chief marketing officer of Samsung Europe, is to be chair of judges for Campaign’s UK Agency of the Year Awards.

"2020 has been devastating for people and business. But I have also seen brilliant agility and amazing creativity from the advertising industry.

Adland has always been at the forefront of new realities and I am excited to chair Campaign’s Agency of the Year awards when we will celebrate the tremendous resilience, adaptability and strength of this industry and its people."

The Agency of the Year judging panel comprises of a jury of senior marketers and Campaign editors.

In the first round of judging, judges will review and score entries independently and the scores will then be used to determine the shortlist for both the people and agency categories. Campaign’s editorial team along with a select panel of judges will then continue to be the final arbiters of excellence.