Ali Bati

Creative Director

Bucharest, Romania

Work Experience

Leo Burnett

Executive Creative Director

2016 - 2019 Bucharest, Romania

Albert + Pablo

Founder / Creative Director

2013 - 2016 New York, United States

Lowe And Partners

Creative Director

2012 - 2013 Turkey

Apple Inc.

Creative Director

2010 - 2012 London, United Kingdom

DDB&Co.

Group Creative Director

2006 - 2010 Istanbul, Turkey

Fabrica

Art Director

2005 - 2006 Treviso, Italy

Rafineri

Art Director

2002 - 2005 Istanbul, Turkey

Education

Parsons The New School For Design

MFA Design and Technology

New York, New York, United States

Marmara University

M.A.

Istanbul, Turkey

Marmara University

B.A.

Istanbul, Turkey

Languages

Turkish (Native),
English (Native),

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

1ST IN CANNES
The first and the youngest creative to bring Turkey success at Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity.

#1 ART DIRECTOR
Ranked as the #1 art director in the world by Lürzer’s Archive.

ART DIRECTOR OF THE YEAR
Awarded as the “Art Director of the Year” in Turkey by GMK (Turkish Society of Graphic Design).

#3 AGENCY OF THE YEAR AT CANNES
Contributed to DDB Istanbul’s achievement of 3rd place for “Agency of the Year” at the 56th Cannes Lions Advertising Festival by winning 2 Lions.

AGENCY OF THE YEAR AT GOLDEN DRUM
Contributed to DDB Istanbul’s achievement of “Agency of the Year” at the 17th Golden Drum Advertising Festival by winning a Grand Prix and two Silver Drums.

AGENCY OF THE YEAR AT EFFIE
Helped Leo Burnett Bucharest’s achievement of “the Agency of the Year” at Effie Awards.

8 CONSECUTIVE NEW BUSINESS WINS IN 1 YEAR
Contributed to Leo Burnett Bucharest’s turnaround by helping the agency win 8 consecutive major pitches and the first Cannes Lion after a decade in 1 year.

BACKGROUND IN DESIGN, TECHNOLOGY & FILMMAKING
Studied and worked in diverse fields, completing 2 MAs and 1 PhD.