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The first woman in a global CEO role at an Omnicom creative network, Wendy Clark not only brings her A-game to the table - by gearing women up to be boardroom-ready - but also wants to bring caring back to the workplace.

"I think bringing caring back into business is critically important. The people around these halls work all hours of the day - often all days of the week - and it's important that: No 1, we care for one another; No 2, everyone who works in the DDB group feels they are in a culture that cares for them; and No 3, that we care for the work that we create and I want us to very much care about the product that we put out in the marketplace." - Wendy Clark.

WHEN Wendy Clark walks into the sparsely outfitted meeting room of DDB's Kallang office in her stilettos, she is all smiles - none of that under-the-radar bluster or self-conscious preciousness that people in power are wont to exuding. Yet, as BT photographer Kelvin Chng also senses it - somehow...

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