Mark Read says he is impatient to make changes.
Steve King dismisses fears about in-housing and ‘disintermediation’.
Mark Read has also detailed the responsibilities of Andrew Scott, who was named chief operating officer in September.
Accenture Interactive’s revenues grew by “more than 20%” in the past 12 months despite the company cutting back on M&A activity. It means consulting giant Accenture generated more than $7.8bn in revenues from marketing services in the year to August 2018, making Accenture Interactive about the same size as Interpublic, the world’s fourth-largest advertising group.…
Roth has run the holding company since 2005.
Sir Martin Sorrell has unveiled S4 Capital’s stock market prospectus and claimed the content production business will win clients by cutting out ad agencies.
Some of the advertising industry’s top analysts say Mark Read looks the best choice to be WPP’s chief executive and the board would need to find a “spectacular” alternative.