Tony Samways has extensive agency and executive talent search experience, having served as Business Partner at Havas Media, The Lighthouse Company and helped to launch Advertising Week Europe.

Tony joins The Blueprint, as Associate Partner working alongside founder Gareth Moss and Global Managing Partner Samantha Brookes.

Samways said: The Blueprint is at a very exciting time in its journey. It has a strong culture and a unique approach to headhunting. As we grow the business and expand our offering, I'm confident my background in media, data and advertising will be invaluable.

Global executive search consultancy, The Blueprint, delivers the top 1% of leaders to future-proof agencies and brands. Tony joins at a time of unprecedented growth at the company and will build on its reputation of providing business design and gamechanging talent leadership for pioneering agencies and brands.

Brookes commented: “I am delighted that Tony has decided to join us and help further grow the business. Given his experience with creative, media, technology and advertising operations, he is perfectly placed to help our clients shape the future of marketing through the identification of game-changing talent to lead them into the future.”


For more information, please contact:

Gareth Moss on +44 7989 953 710 or email:

Samantha Brookes on +44 7950 677131 or email:

About The Blueprint

The Blueprint sits at the centre of the communications industry and ahead of change. Our clients work with us for three reasons: to change, grow or transform. We help drive change by connecting them to the world’s most progressive and game-changing talent to embed new capabilities, culture, and ways of working.