FBI probes media trading practices in the US

FBI probes media trading practices in the US

The Federal Bureau of Investigation is looking into media trading and transparency in the US advertising market.

WPP's Read: We're focusing on collaboration, rather than 'collapsing' agency brands and restructuring

WPP's Read: We're focusing on collaboration, rather than 'collapsing' agency brands and restructuring

Mark Read has warned against "collapsing" too many WPP agency brands and said driving greater collaboration is more important than a "major restructuring".

Outcome Health turns to Matt McNally as CEO

Outcome Health turns to Matt McNally as CEO

Rishi Shah stepped down from the chief executive position five months ago amid fraud allegations.

'The elephant in the room': Absent Sorrell inspires anger and affection at WPP

'The elephant in the room': Absent Sorrell inspires anger and affection at WPP

In the week that former WPP chief Sir Martin Sorrell faced claims of bullying behaviour and paying for a prostitute, the ad group will be breathing a sigh of relief after an AGM that avoided a showdown.

Ogilvy stresses post-restructuring flexibility in health work

Ogilvy stresses post-restructuring flexibility in health work

The WPP agency is hoping its reorganization results in more collaboration among health and wellness staffers.

Sorrell's $26.7 million pay-off triggers WPP shareholder rebellion

Sorrell's $26.7 million pay-off triggers WPP shareholder rebellion

WPP faced tough questions about Sir Martin Sorrell's exit at its annual general meeting, with more than a quarter of WPP shareholders voting against his entitlement to a possible $26.7 million pay-off.

WPP's Read writes to staff about importance of 'respect' in wake of Sorrell press coverage

WPP's Read writes to staff about importance of 'respect' in wake of Sorrell press coverage

WPP joint COO Mark Read has emailed all staff at the group to tell them to expect respect from their colleagues and announce a group-wide code of conduct review.

Sorrell in the headlines over 'sex, cash, and bullying' claims

Sorrell in the headlines over 'sex, cash, and bullying' claims

Martin Sorrell's reputation is under increasing fire from the press, with both the 'Financial Times' and the 'Daily Mail' using their front pages to air allegations about his conduct today.

Sorrell denies prostitute allegation

Sorrell denies prostitute allegation

WPP's unpublished investigation into its former chief executive Martin Sorrell's conduct examined whether he used company funds to pay a prostitute, according to reports.

WPP faces protest over Sorrell pay-off but Quarta is set to stay as chairman

WPP faces protest over Sorrell pay-off but Quarta is set to stay as chairman

WPP investors are set to lodge a significant protest over Sir Martin Sorrell's pay-off but executive chairman Roberto Quarta is expected to survive.

Former JWT chief Gustavo Martinez exits WPP two years after sexual harassment row

Former JWT chief Gustavo Martinez exits WPP two years after sexual harassment row

Former JWT global chief executive Gustavo Martinez has departed WPP in a sign that the ad group's new leadership wants to draw a line under his controversial tenure.

WPP investor pressure to sell Kantar could open door to Sorrell acquisition spree

WPP investor pressure to sell Kantar could open door to Sorrell acquisition spree

Investor pressure is likely to force WPP into selling Kantar, possibly along with other assets - which could open opportunities for Sir Martin Sorrell's new vehicle S4 Capital.

'Will Marcel replace creatives?': Sadoun faces deluge of questions from Publicis staff and clients

'Will Marcel replace creatives?': Sadoun faces deluge of questions from Publicis staff and clients

Just after the launch of Marcel, Publicis chief executive Arthur Sadoun was bombarded with questions from a packed room of clients, staff, and journalists.

AstraZeneca's Olivier Nataf on how his long tenure shapes his current role

AstraZeneca's Olivier Nataf on how his long tenure shapes his current role

AstraZeneca VP, head of U.S. oncology, Olivier Nataf details how being a company lifer impacted his career.

Two drugs in the pipeline representing unique marketing challenges

Two drugs in the pipeline representing unique marketing challenges

Two touted products in the pipeline reflect three of medical marketing's most profound modern-era challenges.