Ilia Uvarov

Executive Creative Director

Ilia leads R/GA London’s efforts to transform brand experiences for the connected age. With the mantra of creating products and services that are human, simple and powerful, Ilia oversees systematic projects that look at how brands can succeed by making stronger relationships with people.

Having joined the company in 2004, Ilia helped extend R/GA’s global footprint and lead accounts for BBC, Nike, Nokia, O2, Getty, Verizon and Turkcell. In 2009, Ilia established R/GA London’s Experience Design department and was responsible for its continuous development and growth.

Since 2012, Ilia has lead a team of designers, copywriters and technologists on the account for Turkcell, Turkey’s leading mobile operator. This work has been pivotal for Turkcell’s transformation into a lifestyle technology brand and received international recognition for its vision, impact and creative excellence.
Ilia is a judge and speaker at industry events and contributor to Contagious and Campaign magazines.