Managing Director

As the managing director of Jellyfish across EMEA, Edward is responsible for the continued growth and development of the Jellyfish agencies within the region. In this role, he works with his team to deliver digital strategies for global brands including Toyota, Samsung and Nestlé.

With over 15 years of industry experience, Edward has worked intensively to understand the needs of brands in order to build and shape an agency model that maximises ROI and online brand performance.

Edward joined Jellyfish as global SEO and social director in 2012, following the acquisition of his digital agency Weedoo by the Jellyfish Group. This journey has positioned Edward well to deliver the Jellyfish vision of delivering a boutique style service at a global scale.


"The Drum Search Awards honour the very best of what the industry has to offer, and I’m delighted to be on the judging panel this year. As the MD of an ambitious agency, I’m hoping to see examples of work that deliver meaningful business outcomes for both clients and the wider industry whilst showcasing creativity and innovation."

Judging panel

Edward Ball

Managing Director

Andy Mihalop

Head of Northern Europe
Facebook Atlas

Vincent Coyle

Head of Digital Marketing

Luis Navarrete Gómez

Head of Global Search Marketing
LEGO Group

Kristina Kalpokaite

Head of Paid Media
Summit Media

Jocelyn Le Conte

Head of Search

Lisa Myers

Verve Search