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Jess Burley

m/SIX

London, UK

Global CEO m/SIX & Partner The&Partnership

m/SIX

Jess Burley
Biography
Jess Burley has over 20 years' experience in media, working previously as the Group MD of Hearst in the UK. She joined m/SIX (the WPP joint venture between The&Partnership and Groupm) as Global CEO in May 2010 and is also Chairman of AllTogetherNow, The&Partnership's content agency.

Jess is currently a Non-Exec Director at UK Mail Plc and Quarto Plc and previously held Non-Exec roles at Jacques Vert Plc and TalkTalk Telecom Plc.

With a passion to help young people, in her spare time Jess is a Trustee of Get Connected, the young person's charity supporting 13-24 year olds.

Jess Burley’s Newsfeed

18 Jan 2018
Evening Standard
Secrets of my success: M/Six chief executive Jess Burley

What is M/Six? "It’s an unusual media agency in that we’re a joint venture between The&Partnership and WPP’s media-buying arm Group M."

03 Jan 2018
City AM
What the advertising industry should watch out for in 2018

Jess Burley, global chief executive, m/SIX: "...Data’s true value lies in following the signals emitted by people as they flow across different devices, platforms, and apps. Media planning’s future lies in reacting to this flow, testing assets and adapting investment as we rapidly learn what works."

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Jess Burley’s Background

Global CEO m/SIX & Partner The&Partnership
May 2010 - Present
London, UK
m/Six is a joint venture between GroupM – the UK’s No.1 media network and CHI & Partners the UK’s No.1 independent creative agency. We offer our clients the very best creative in the market.
Managing Director
Jan 2006 - Jan 2010
London, UK
The National Magazine Company, the publisher of magazines such as Good Housekeeping, Harper’s Bazaar and Cosmopolitan. Jessica was also responsible for the company’s internet division, Hearst Digital, network of 22 websites.
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Other Business Interests

Non Executive Director
Feb 2014 - Present
London, UK
The Quarto Group makes and sells great books that entertain, educate and enrich the lives of adults and children around the world.
Non Executive Director
Sep 2012 - Present
Slough, UK
UK Mail, formerly known as Business post, is a private postal service company in the UK, which has competed with the Royal Mail in collection and distribution of mail since the deregulation of the postal service in January 2006. Its distribution network delivers mail to local Royal Mail sorting offices for last-mile delivery through downstream access.
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Jess Burley’s Education

BA Hons, English Literature & Theatre Arts
1984 - 1987