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Former Saatchi & Saatchi senior planner, Alex McKie, dies

Alex McKie, whose agency career spanned spells at JWT, Ogilvy & Mather and Saatchi & Saatchi, has passed away aged 57.


The IPA is saddened to hear about the sudden death of Alex McKie. Alex was a former senior planner at Saatchi & Saatchi and a key architect of the long-term survival strategy being drawn up by the History of Advertising Trust. For more information see Campaign.

For those who wish to personally express their sympathy and condolences, messages can be passed onto Alex's mother via the IPA. Write to:

Anjali Dattani, The Institute of Practitioners in Advertising, 44 Belgrave Square, London, SW1X 8QS

Alex's funeral will be held on Thursday 27th June 2013. Details below:

14:00 Thursday 27th June.

St Thomas' Church (in the centre of Salisbury).

Family flowers, only.

Donations to charity to be shared between the History of Advertising Trust and a medical charity still to be decided.

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Further information from I N Newman Salisbury tel: 0172241313.

Last updated 21/06/2013

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