Fred Schuster
New York

Fred is an inspiring creative and business leader with over 20 years of experience pioneering unique approaches to agency network operations, creative and content development and international production delivery.

Fred joined The Ad2pro Group, the parent company for Madras Global, in April 2016 and launched Madras Global in January 2017. Prior to that he was the founder of Fred&Co., a global creative operations company where he collaborated with Ad2pro on the operating model that led to their expanded brand business.

Fred was also the Founder and Chief Executive of Craft Worldwide, a content and production business unit of McCann Worldgroup which offered unique, client-centric operating models with an emphasis on the ‘craft’ of execution.

Prior to joining McCann Worldgroup, Fred spent 16 years at Ogilvy & Mather, most recently as Chief Executive Officer of RedWorks Worldwide.  As the inaugural Global CEO, Fred helped build RedWorks into one of the largest global creative development and production delivery offerings in the industry with over 50 offices globally.

Fred’s expertise covers a wide range of industries including technology, healthcare, manufacturing, consumer, and financial services. He has personally led award-winning teams working on global accounts.