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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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Bazeley bounces back at content outfit Hoot Comedy

Former M&C Saatchi UK CEO and Lean Mean Fighting Machine founder Tom Bazeley is returning to Hoot Comedy, a company he helped to found in 2012, as CEO. Bazeley sold his interest in Hoot when digital agency Lean Mean was ...

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M&C group motors on despite London agency travails

Who needs an advertising agency? Revenues rose by 26 per cent to £225m last year at M&C Saatchi group as it capitalised on higher digital spending and direct marketing even as its flagship ad agency – also M&C Saatchi – ...

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M&C and Found turn on the style for Peroni

Here’s a stylish new film for Peroni – or Peroni Nastro Azzuro to give the beer its full handle – featuring ‘master of taste’ Simone Caporale. From M&C Saatchi, directed by Found Studio’s Mike Sharpe. Found also provided the glossy ...

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Etihad ends ad deal with M&C Saatchi

It’s life in the trenches at M&C Saatchi these days and there’s been some more unwelcome news as United Arab Emirates carrier Etihad has ended its five year contract with the agency, reverting to digital and social agency Cheil and ...

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