Chief Customer Officer
Ladbrokes Coral

"Being asked to judge the Drum Marketing Awards is a real privilege. It's always good to get an in depth view of some of the best work around and be able to see who is driving marketing efforts that deliver real commercial value."

Kristof is the Chief Customer Officer at Ladbrokes Coral plc, having joined Ladbrokes as Chief Marketing Officer in 2016.  He joined from the Telegraph having previously been the CMO at William Hill plc for 5 years. He has also held senior marketing roles at Yahoo!, BlackBerry and Orange. Sitting on the Executive committee Kristof is responsible for all brand and marketing across the Group. He was born in London, but supports Bristol City having spent much of his life living there. His sporting hero is Sean Kelly - a cycling legend.

Judging panel

Alan McGarrie

Head of UK Brand Marketing
Tennent Caledonian Breweries/ C&C Brands

Andrew Rayner

Marketing Director

Andy Edge

Chief Commercial Officer
Away Resorts Ltd

Andy Murray

SVP/Chief Customer Officer

Anthony Newman

Brand, Marketing & Communications Director
Cancer Research UK

Christopher Bibby


Cindy Tervoort

UK Marketing Director

David McMurtrie

Head of Publishers UK
Google UK Ltd.

Faye Harcourt

Vice President, Marketing

Hannah Webley-Smith

Customer Director

Isobel Sita-Lumsden

Senior Marketing Director

James Hunt

Vice President, Create Group
CNN International Commercial

Jennie Farmer

Brand Director
De Beers Diamond Jewellers

Keith Moor

‎Chief Marketing Officer

Kenny Jacobs

Chief Marketing Officer

Kerry Chilvers

‎Brands Director
Direct Line Group

Kristof Fahy

Chief Customer Officer
Ladbrokes Coral

Leah Davis

Head of Marketing, Team GB
British Olympic Association

Lloyd Page

Director of Brand Communications
Virgin Media

Mike McGrath

Head of Supporter Management

Natalie Redford

UK Marketing Director for Pepsi Beverages

Nick Chapin

‎General Manager
Virtue UK at VICE Media

Patrick Venning

Marketing Director
Pernod Ricard UK

Pierre Dadd

Head of Brand
Auto Trader PLC

Richard Bowden

Relationship Marketing Director

Sam Olstein

Global Director of Innovation

Sarah Kiefer

Director of Business Marketing, EMEA

Sarah M. Swanson

Head of Marketing

Stephen Vowles


Thierry Campet

Global Head of MarComms and Acquisition
UBS Wealth Management