Resh Sidhu
Global Director Arcadia
AR Creative Studio, Snapchat.


Resh Sidhu is a highly accomplished and respected global creative leader in the field of creative technology, digital design, and augmented reality. As the Global Director of Arcadia Creative Studio at Snapchat. Based in New York, she leads a world-class team of AR innovators and pioneers across a wide range of high-profile projects from Livenation and Nike to Disney and L'Oreal, Resh chalenges the status quo to build gamechaning experiences with extraordinary teams.

With over 20+ of experience in the creative and advertising industry, Resh has a proven track record of success in a variety of roles, including Chief Creative Officer for Barbarian, Group Creative Director at AKQA, and Creative Director at Oscar-winning visual effects studio Framestore.



Throughout her career, Resh has been recognized for her ability to cultivate an inspiring, inclusive, and forward-looking atmosphere in the workplace. She is known for leading with thought and innovation, and has been instrumental in delivering iconic experiences across a wide range of global clients, including Nike, Disney, Livenation, Samsung, Fenty Beauty, L'Oréal, Volvo, and Nissan.

Resh is also a highly respected speaker and thought leader in the industry, regularly appearing at events such as TEDx and the 3% conference, and being featured in publications like Adage, The Drum, and Fast Co.





She is an advocate for diversity in the workplace and the use of emerging technologies, and has been honored with an Honorary Doctorate from the University of Arts London, as well as being named to Campaigns 40/40 industry leader and Adweek's Creative 100 list of the most inspiring creative talents. 

Adding to her already impressive list of accomplishments, Resh has now been selected to serve as the Jury President for the prestigious Cannes Lions 2023, further cementing her status as a leading figure in the advertising and creative industry.




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