Lennart Hintz

CEO, MediaCom, zurich, Switzerland
He's one of the most important media executives in Switzerland


About MediaCom

We are The Content + Connections Agency. Transforming your communications through systems thinking. MediaCom is one of the world’s leading media agencies. We plan and buy media for our clients around the world. Our network comprises 7,000 employees in 130 offices in 105 countries around the world.

Our clients come from a wide variety of industries, from automotive to consumer goods, from retail and pharmaceutical to telecommunications, entertainment and fashion. We offer specialist services in digital, ROI and direct response, consumer insights and research, business science, sponsorship, sports marketing. MediaCom is a member of WPP, the world’s largest marketing communications services group, and part of GroupM, WPP’s consolidated media investment management arm.

2017 was a record-breaking year, where MediaCom was named Media Agency Network of the Year by AdWeek, Campaign, Festival of Media Global and M&M Global. As a result of these success’​ MediaCom won the Gunn Media 100 for top Agency Network in 2018.



Lennart Hintz, born 1978, in Switzerland since 2007.

Education: Studied Media Sciences (Technical University of Braunschweig and University of Fine Arts Braunschweig) Professional

Career: Entry into media planning at Crossmedia in Düsseldorf, online and offline planning Since 2007 at MediaCom in Zurich in various positions: Media consultant, Group leader, Director Planning (since 2009), COO (since 2012), CEO (since 2016)

Lennart’s mission is clear: to ensure that MediaCom offers the full range of services our customers need. Lennart ensures that MediaCom can offer the best possible, passionate advice to its customers in Switzerland. In an environment characterised by rapid technological development and media fragmentation, he attaches particular importance to creating innovative communications. Lennart has worked for MediaCom Switzerland for 10 years and has been COO since 2012 and CEO for almost 80 employees since 2016.