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. He helped to establish 'Freundliche Grüsse' as a top ten creative agency in the last 5 years. 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

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:

Amsterdam Worldwide

heimat Berlin

Heye München

Jung von Matt/Spree

Publicis Zürich

Neue Digitale Berlin

Schokolade Stuttgart

Scholz & Friends Berlin

Serviceplan Zürich

thjnk Berlin

etc.

Clients:

Allianz

Bosch

Mc Donald’s

Migros

Public Eye

Samsung

Switzerland Tourism

Volkswagen

etc.

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