Alexandre Gama’s career has been quite the ride for the Brazilian entrepreneur and advertising genius. It all began after graduating from the heralded Armando Alvares Penteado Foundation (FAAP) in 1982. After working his tail off as a copywriter for nearly 15 years, he was awarded by being named as the CEO/COO of Young & Rubicam 1996. In 1999 Gama left to start his own agency that he named Neogama. Ever since, Gama has mad a name for himself as one of the world’s most creative advertising minds.
His company has won an astonishing 23 Golden Lions over the past 20 years at the Cannes Film Festival. In 2014, Gama was asked by the Brazilian Art Museum to show his work in an exhibition. This exhibition was on display at the museum for 60 days and made him a household name. As an investor, Gama has become a minority shareholder in the Briggs Automotive Company, an English automaker of expensive sports cars.