Marcus is WE Communications’ group executive director where he leads client services for the firm in Singapore. Before joining WE, Marcus was the director of communication for Asia-Pacific at Tableau Software (NYSE: CRM). He was formerly the head of marketing at Singapore’s leading private education group PSB Academy, the associate director at Ogilvy Public Relations (Tech practice), and the campaign lead for the United Nations International Year of Cooperatives Singapore Program. In 2017, Marcus was named a notable chief marketing officer under 40 by the Singapore Business Review and a LinkedIn Power Profile for marketing professionals in Singapore.
Marcus was elected as the president of the Institute of Public Relations of Singapore in 2019 and served on its accreditation board till 2022. An advocate of corporate stewardship, Marcus was inducted as a fellow at the National Volunteer & Philanthropy Centre’s Company of Good program, helping companies understand corporate purpose and encouraging impactful initiatives to benefit communities. Marcus also serves as a member of the Singapore Institute of Directors International Relations committee, United Women Singapore, a mentor at Advisory Singapore, a board member of the Singapore Management University Alumni Philanthropy Council – to name a few organizations for whom he hopes to make a difference.
Marcus completed the executive program in public leadership from the Harvard Kennedy School of Government, and earned a master of science in communication management from Singapore Management University, where he was one of two students in his cohort to be conferred a scholarship.