Tag Archives: Sir Martin Sorrell

More MediaMonkey business as WPP accuses ex-boss Sorrell

The Times reckons that Sir Martin Sorrell’s S4 Capital is winning the race to buy Dutch digital production company MediaMonks for €300m while Sky News reports WPP is alleging that Sorrell was “heavily engaged” in discussions with MediaMonks last year ...

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Sorrell sets his sights on MediaMonks for new vehicle S4

Sir Martin Sorrell’s first target for his S4 data to content business is MediaMonks it seems, a Netherlands-based digital production company with over 600 staff in Amsterdam, London, Stockholm, Dubai, New York, Los Angeles, Mexico City, Buenos Aires, São Paulo, ...

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WPP begins sell-off with stakes in Globant and AppNexus

WPP has begun its expected programme of disposals in the wake of Sir Martin Sorrell’s departure, with its stakes in Buenos Aires-based software business Globant and digital ad exchange AppNexus first on the block. American Telecoms giant AT&T is to ...

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Sorrell denies prostitute allegations, says publicity could affect new S4

Former WPP boss Sir Martin Sorrell was asked on stage at the Cannes Lions if he’d visited a prostitute, paid for by company money, as widely reported. He told New Yorker writer Ken Auletta that the accusation “wasn’t true,” although ...

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