ARIFF KAMAL was recently the Search Director for Group M Singapore. He was formerly the Founder and Principal Consultant at Think Digital Sdn Bhd. Ariff has worked on digital marketing solutions for clients in Malaysia and Singapore including Ministry Of Trade, Consumer and Cooperatives –Malaysia, SingTel, Infiniti, Volvo, Fuji Xerox, Eurogroup, American Express, AXA Insurance, ANZ Bank, MOL Points, Julius Baer Private Bank and Kaplan Higher Institute of Education among many others.
Ariff has over 10 years’ experience in digital marketing and has served in ClickMedia and OOM in various senior sales, marketing and training roles. His work experience covers managing and executing global and regional digital branding and media campaigns, ranging from initial conceptualization, implementation, and monetization to final execution.
Ariff was awarded “Best in Search Marketing” campaign by Marketing Magazine and also received the Agency of the Year Award 2011, Singapore. He was also a judge panel for “Best Online Campaign” for SME Tiger Awards in 2011 in Malaysia and has held leadership role in Search Engine Marketing Professional Organization (SEMPO).
Ariff has keynoted 50+ events and has led seminars and training sessions covering digital strategy, search, mobile, social media and digital analytics in Malaysia and Singapore. His audience ranged from C-level executives to technical implementation teams.
Ariff is also a Google AdWords and Analytics Qualified Professional, certified in Advanced Search Engine Marketing Skills (US), Digital Analytics (UBC), Link Research Tools Associate (UK), HRDF Certified Trainer (MY), and Certified Regional Trainer for Google Partner Academy with Cardinal Path.
At ClickAcademy Asia, he is a senior trainer for Google AdWords certification programs, Google IGNITE, Google Sales Masterclass and Grow with Google event.