Tim Beckerling

Creative Director, BBDO, South Africa

Tim is an Award-winning Creative Director & Writer living in Johannesburg, South Africa. He is passionate about breakthrough creative ideas and the obsessive dedication to craft that brings them to life. He’s won over 100 local and international awards, amongst them 18 Golds and 2 Grand Prix’, most recently the only Gold awarded in Branded Content Film at the 2018 London International Awards for Mercedes-Benz' "Return to Chapman's Peak" and a Gold for the same project at the 2018 South African Loerie Awards. He also won the Loerie Mobile Grand Prix in 2016 and 2 Golds at the SA Bookmark Digital Awards for his work on the Team Kenya Mobile Platform developed for Diageo's Tusker Lager. His work has also been recognised at the Clios, One Show, D&AD and the Cannes Lions. Tim is a regular member of the judging panel for South Africa’s Creative Circle and has served as a Loerie judge many times.