Toby Hoare serves as Chief Executive Officer of JWT Europe at JWT. Mr. Hoare has overseen all of the marketing services provided to HSBC by JWT and other WPP agencies across nearly 80 countries. He made a name for himself during a 14-year spell at Young & Rubicam. His tenure came to an end when Y&R acquired Rainey Kelly Campbell Roalfe in 2001. He joined WPP in 2004. He serves as Chairman of Bates in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. He has been Executive Chairman of J. Walter Thompson Company Limited (also known as JWT UK) since November 2005. He served as Chairman of UK group at Bates. He serves as Director of J. Walter Thompson Company Limited.