[ Branded Entertainment & Content ]
Jury[ Branded Entertainment & Content Jury ]

Ole Christern

co-founder & CEO
N=5 Amsterdam,

Ole is co-founder and managing director/CEO of N=5 in Amsterdam. N=5 was founded in 1999 and is one of the leading advertising agencies in the Netherlands. After studying Marketing and Economics Ole started working at design agency VBAT. After years in design he jumps over to advertising at PPGH/JWT, one the leading Dutch advertising agencies in the nineties. He works for many brands and develops a lot of prize winning campaigns. Together with four colleagues he starts his own agency in 1999: N=5. Nowadays N=5 is grown up to 70 employees and is one of the leading agencies in the Netherlands. In 2008 N=5 wins the title SAN Agency of the Year, in 2017 Digital Agency of the Year (Lovies) and Dutch Agency of the Year (Eurobest). In 2018 the agency wins the Grand Prix at the Cannes Lions Festival and took the third position in the worldwide Entertainment Agency of the Year ranking.