As President, Marketing International, Jeff Ehrenkranz is responsible for overseeing operations and new business across all of Europe and APAC regions for Octagon’s Marketing division.
A company veteran of more than 20 years, Jeff was recently promoted to President, Marketing International from Managing Director EMEI where he oversaw Europe, Middle East and India. He moved into this role from Octagon’s U.S. Headquarters where he served as Executive Vice President, directing the agency’s Marketing Solutions and Entertainment divisions. He successfully led the divisions’ businesses and supported clients across a variety of service offerings and product categories, gaining the reputation as one of the industry’s top marketing strategists. Jeff has broad global experience, having spent a number of years working for Octagon in Asia, Australia & Europe.
Jeff’s vast industry experience includes working with clients across a variety of categories with sponsorship investments across sports and lifestyle properties including Football, Rugby, Golf, Olympics, Motorsport, Music & Film and others.
In 2011, Jeff was named to SportsBusiness Journal’s “Forty Under 40” class, one of the sport’s industry’s highest honors, recognizing his skills as an effective new business “rainmaker” and thought leader.
Jeff resides in London with his wife Brianne and sons Seamus and Rory. He holds a BS in Political Science from Tufts University and an MBA from Columbia University.