VitaThis is Pat
Patrick Ackmann (32) is a German Executive Creative Director,
who has worked for international advertising agencies such as Saatchi & Saatchi,
Ogilvy & Mather and Havas Worldwide.
Pat grew up near Berlin, climbing the cities rare trees and building urban
tents. Always interested in creating
things and being bored of school, he was founding a design company with 16 years, creating websites and other
content for middle weight businesses. At the age of 19 he moved to London where he was teaching theatre lessons
and German at a local school and also managed to visit the Putney College of Art and Design.
the first European wide jobs for T-Mobile, Sony Ericsson and P&G. Pat soon decided to skip
university and to take the shortcut by continuing with what he was doing. Creating ads.
Pat has been working together with Formula 1 World Champion Sebastian Vettel
and the grand
senior of German film Mario Adorf. Pat has turned cinemas ice-cold and developed an interactive driving game
(The Piss Screen) installed in pubs. He's won over 100 national and international awards inlcuding a Grand Prix and one "Best Agency at Show" award as lead creative director.
Pat has also been part of the jury for the international Mobius Award for 5 years '13-'17, EuroEffie Awards '17, German Design Club '15,
Autovison '15, Comprix '16+'17, GWA HealthCare '16+'17.
Pat enjoys travelling, great music and meeting people.
His new favourite thing is being the daddy of two cute & wild little daughters.