WPP is a communications service group that provides marketing and communications solutions.
Its portfolio of services include advertising, media investment management, public relations, public affairs, healthcare communications, specialist communications, branding and identity services, and much more.
The company is also engaged in purchasing goods and services from of suppliers around the world and spends around £6 billion a year on advertising production, research operations, facilities, IT and telecoms, travel and entertainment, and professional and recruitment services.
In addition, it operates WPP digital, the digital business arm of WPP.
WPP has received a number of awards such as the Holding Company of the Year at the 2014 Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity and other awards for its annual reports and its digital unit.
LONDON, April 19 (Reuters) - Sky Chief Executive
Jeremy Darroch said he had no interest in running WPP,
the world's biggest ad group which is searching for a new chief
executive after the abrupt departure of Martin Sorrell on
A major break up? Gradual tweaks? Somewhere in between? There’s no consensus on just what WPP CEO Martin Sorrell’s sudden resignation will bring.
Perhaps it was an overactive penchant for the dramatic that led WPP to announce the immediate resignation of long-time CEO Sir Martin Sorrell on a Saturda…
OVER 30 YEARS, Sir Martin Sorrell has turned a wire-basket maker into a global advertising powerhouse. Along the way, he has become an elder statesman of the industry and a symbol of corporate Britain. He appears in the news and on TV, talking about everything from the rise of Facebook to Brexit. He…