Felipe Silva
Felipe Silva
Partner/Creative Director
GANA
Felipe Silva is the founder of GANA, the first Brazilian advertising agency with an all-black team. He has 15 years of experience as a copywriter and creative director, being recognized in awards such as Cannes Lions, Effie Awards, El Ojo, among others. In 2021 he was one of the diversity speaking personalities chosen for Spotify's "Outside Voices" global project. He was awarded "Creative Director of the Year" in a survey conducted with more than 100 market leaders by the Brazilian publication PropMark, and was nominated as one of three finalists for the Caboré Award (the most important award for advertisers in Brazil) in the category 'Creative of the Year'. He has been a juror in awards including Clube de Criação do Brasil, One Show, Andy Awards, Cannes Lions, and others. He is the founder of "Escola Rua", a school of creativity aimed at young people from the periphery of Brazil.