Tag Archives: Vincent Bollore

We’ll spend £200m on acquisitions this year says Sorrell – so does this rule out Synovate and Aegis?

WPP CEO Sir Martin Sorrell has been chatting to Bloomberg Television and confirmed that his company will spend £200m on acquisitions this year (double its ‘usual’ £100m). £100m hasn’t been the norm for very long, in 2008 WPP spent £1.1bn ...

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Havas performs strongly as David Jones takes the reins as CEO

French-owned marcoms company Havas, now headed by new CEO David Jones, has posted decent first quarter figures with revenue up 9.7 per cent from €329m to €361m and claimed organic growth of 6.8 per cent. The comparative growth rates for ...

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Havas steps up the pace as Arnold snaps up Modernista digital trio

The Arnold agency network (it doesn’t sound very exciting does it, a bit like Grey) is very much the second string in Havas behind Euro RSCG. But if newly-annointed Havas CEO David jones is to make up lost ground on ...

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