Res Matthys has almost 15 years international experience in some of the industry's best agencies – as an employee, freelancer and entrepreneur. His integrated thinking, ambitious and focused working attitude leads him to top noch solutions – no matter in which channel. The last 5 years he helped to establish 'Freundliche Grüsse' as a top ten creative agency from scratch. Res Matthys now shares his broad expertise as a freelancer for the German, the Swiss and the International market. Solo or with an art team partner, remote or on-site.
Campaign & Concept development
Claims, Namings, Copies
Treatments, Scripts, Storyboards
Freelance Copywriter & Creative Director (DACH, Int.) (from 2020)
Freundliche Grüsse, Creative Director, Partner (2015 - 2020)
International freelance Copywriter (Germany, Switzerland, Netherlands, UK) (2011 - 2015)
DDB Berlin, Copywriter (2009 - 2011)
BBDO Berlin, Copywriter (2008 - 2009)
Publicis Zürich, Junior Copywriter (2007 - 2008)
Jung von Matt/Spree
Neue Digitale Berlin
Scholz & Friends Berlin
Gold and Silver from the worlds prestigious creative festivals (100 + awards).
Newcomer Agency of the Year (Agency Freundliche Grüsse, DACH Region 2016).
Winner of the first Cannes Cyber Lion for Switzerland.
Member of the ADC Europe and the ADC Switzerland – The Leading Creatives in Communication.
Master in Psychology, Media- and Computer Science, University of Zurich.
Hamburg School of Ideas, Concept Development, Copywriting, Strategy.
HPI School of Design Thinking, Potsdam, Open Course.
Swiss German (mother tongue)