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M&C warns on pension scammers – too little too late?

George Osborne’s reign as chancellor under David Cameron might be seen as an example of the laws of unintended consequences. His decision to allow people to draw down a significant lump of their painstakingly acquired pensions in 2015, far from ...

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M&C buys two influencer outfits and launches M&C Talent

Some big advertisers including Unilever and L’Oreal may be worried about the veracity of so-called “influencers,” often YouTube performers plugging brands, but that doesn’t seem to have derailed the influencer business. Now M&C Saatchi has bought two related influencer outfits ...

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“World’s largest agency” M&C Saatchi opens in Indonesia

You learn something every day. From the Jakarta Globe we discover that M&C Saatchi is “the world’s largest and fastest-growing (agency) network.” Hmm. M&C global boss Moray MacLennan (third from the right wearing a nice new shirt, as are his ...

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M&C Saatchi lures CSO Chicourel from Saatchi & Saatchi as new strategy boss

New-style M&C Saatchi has completed its management line-up with the appointment of Raquel Chicourel, head of planning at Saatchi & Saatchi London, as its new CSO. New CEO Giles Hedger, from Leo Burnett, has already appointed Kate Bosomworth as its ...

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M&C’s MacLennan tries to end Tindall diversity controversy

M&C Saatchi international boss Moray MacLennan has announced that CCO Justin Tindall (left), who famously announced that he was “bored of diversity” in a Campaign article, won’t be fired. Because he didn’t say he was “bored with diversity.” Which is ...

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Below-the-line suits the top line at M&C Saatchi

Smaller is beautiful seems a strange mantra for M&C Saatchi but that seems to be the message in its half year 2017 results. The bad news is a ten per cent fall in pre-tax profits due to sharply higher costs, ...

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Aussie legend Dery steps down as M&C worldwide chairman

Tom Dery is stepping down as worldwide chairman of M&C Saatchi Network after nine years. He will stay as chairman of M&C Saatchi Australia. Dery, a former client at Quantas and Ansett, founded the M&C business in Australia, Asia and ...

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M&C lures Hedger from FCB Inferno as new CEO

M&C Saatchi has completed its long search for a CEO in London with the appointment of Giles Hedger, CSO of FCB Inferno. M&C global boss Moray MacLennan says he “scoured the world” for the right person although Hedger (below) hails ...

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