Positive Change Jury

Pilar de Giles

Creative Director, Proximity Madrid, Spain

Bachelor degree of Fine Arts at the University of Salamanca (Spain) in the specialties of Painting, Design and Audiovisual.

Pilar is currently Creative Director at Proximity Madrid since 2009 and she has worked in agencies such as RMG Connect (JWT group), MRM McCann and D-Communication. She has worked for Cruzcampo, BMW, Santander, Bankinter, Vodafone, Mercedes, Decathlon, Jazztel, Amena, Smirnoff, J&B, Oral B, Santillana, Asisa, Renault…

She has been a juror in international festivals like Cannes Lions, Caples, New York Festivals, AD Starts and FIP among others and also in spanish festivals as CdeC, EL SOL, Smile festival and El chupete. Award winner with prizes like Cannes, EFI, Eurobest, FIAP, New York Festivals, El Ojo, EL SOL, John Caples, Echo Awards, Laus, Inspirational and Iman among others. For two consecutive years campaigns created by Pilar have been recognized in the first positions of the world ranking Big Won Report.

She was a collaborator in the school of advertising "School Up" and nowadays she gives lectures in the Miami Ad School of Madrid.

She is a member of the meeting of the APG (Account Planning Group España).