Luiz Sanches has been the creative director at AlmapBBDO since 2002, having been with the company since 1995. Since at AlmapBBDO, the agency was considered the most creative agency in the world for two consecutive years by the Gunn Report and was named the Agency of the Year at the 2000 Cannes Festival.
Prior to joining AlmapBBDO, Sanches was junior art director at DM9DDB and at Kurshibaum and Bond and Chiat Day. Sanches worked on numerous major international accounts including Volkswagen, Audi, Pepsi, FedEx, Embratel and Claro among others.
Sanches won the Bronze Lion at the Cannes Festival Young Creatives and three additional lions in press and poster in 1994 and 1996. All in all, he has won 15 Cannes Lions, and awards at the FIAP, Clio, London Festival, One Show and NY Art Director's Club.
Sanches majored in Advertising and Communications at the Anhembi-Morumbi School of Advertising and graduated in 1995 after having visited the School of Visual Arts, NY for one semester.