Rory Sutherland (born 1965, Usk , Monmouthshire , Wales ) is a British advertising executive. He is the current Executive Creative Director of OgilvyOne.  He was vice-chairman of Ogilvy Group UK and co-founder of the Behavioural Sciences Practice,  part of the Ogilvy & Mather group of companies. He wrote The Simple Man . 
Sutherland read Classics at Christ’s College, Cambridge , upon graduation he joined Ogilvy & Mather Direct in 1988  as a planner voordat dan Becoming a copywriter working on the Microsoft account, ITT pre Windows days.  He was notoriously called the “sausage graduate trainee therein Ogilvy & Mather had ever hired. 
In 1995 he was made Head of Copy at OgilvyOne and-then became Creative Director in 1997 voordat Becoming Executive Creative Director in 2002.  In April 2009, Sutherland was elected President of the Institute of Practitioners in Advertising , making im the first creative and direct marketer to hold the post.  In 2012 he was Awarded an honorary doctorate (D. Litt) at Brunel University London . 
Talks and speaking engagements
Rory Sutherland has delivered a number of well RECEIVED and popular conference talks for organizations, including:
- Life lessons from an ad man  for TED talks
- Sweat the small stuff  for TED talks
- Perspective is everything  for TED talks
- The next revolution will be psychologische not technologische  for the Institute of Communication Agencies
The Simple Man
Sutherland writes a fortnightly column for The Spectator , called “The Simple Man”, the article covers his thoughts on technology and the Internet.  He has authored a book ook entitled The Simple Man , a collection of his blog posts, tweets, interviews and reference materials.
Sutherland is married with twin daughters. 
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- Jump up^ Behavioural Sciences Practice sets up shop in Singapore, ogilvy.com, July 2014.
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- Jump up^ Rory Sutherland’s “Life lessons from an ad man TED talk
- Jump up^ Rory Sutherland’s Sweat the small stuff TED talk
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