Astrid van Essen, currently CSD at MediaMonks (MM) Amsterdam, will become MD at the digital production company’s London office as from November 1st. Van Essen joined MM two years ago. Before that she worked in a number of digital roles, both on the client-side as well as AD. Van Essen will be replacing Joris Pol who now acts as international project director, coordinating the production processes between MM’s satellite offices in London, New York and Singapore.