Alexandre Gama is a Brazilian advertiser and entrepreneur. He founded one of the largest advertising agencies in Brazil, Neogama. He obtained his Advertising Degree from Fundação Armando Alvares Penteado and got his first job in the field when he served as an Editor at the Ogilvy Agency. He went on to work as an editor at a few different advertising agencies before he founded the Neogama agency is 1999.
With Alexandre Gama at the helm of the agency, Neogama grew at a phenomenal rate, especially in its first three years. Neogama was the first Brazilian advertising agency to win a Lion at the Cannes Film Festival during it’s first year of existence. In 2002 partnered with the London based BBH and the companies formed together creating Neogame/BBH. As part of the deal Gama held a majority stake in this new company.
Alexendre Gama has won numerous advertising awards during his distinguished career. Some of these include the 2006 Head of Agency Of thy Year Award, and in 2015 his agency won a Gold Lion at the Cannes International Festival due to their Festival Mix Brazil Culture and Diversity campaign.