Profile

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.

Services

Campaign & Concept development

Claims, Namings, Copies

Treatments, Scripts, Storyboards

Social Content

Transcreation (D, CH-D)

Creative Strategy

Creative Direction

Production Support

Creative Consultancy

Experience

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)

Freelance:

AKQA 

Amsterdam Worldwide

Heimat 

Jung von Matt

Looping Group

Peix

Publicis

Razorfish

Scholz & Friends

Serviceplan

thjnk

and many more ...

Clients:

adidas

Allianz

Amazon

Bosch

HP

Mc Donald’s

Migros

Public Eye

Samsung

Volkswagen

and many more ...

Awards

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.

Education

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.

Languages

German

Swiss German (mother tongue)

English

French

Italian