Posts Tagged ‘aegis group’

Published 6th Jul 2017, 12:17

Aquila Insight may have commanded a sale value of £5m

The sale of Aquila Insight to Dentsu’s Maryland based CRM, digital, and search agency Merkle seems likely to have placed a value of around £5 million on the company. Such a valuation would... Read more
Published 4th Jul 2017, 08:18

Lesniak retires as Next Fifteen non-executive director

Alicja Lesniak has retired as a non-executive director of Next Fifteen Communications Group with effect from 30 June after two three-year terms, having been the senior independent director and chair... Read more
Published 7th Jun 2017, 14:21

Private Equity: is there a better way?

Can value be realised from a private business without the risk of giving up control? The Business Growth Fund may provide one answer.   In the nineteen eighties marketing agencies were created... Read more
Published 5th Jan 2017, 00:14

Dentsu’s Daring Dash

Sixty-five year old Tadashi Ishii has proved an adventurous leader of the Japanese marketing group Dentsu since he took charge as chief executive officer in April 2011. Within months of his... Read more
Published 23rd Nov 2016, 15:28

The Creston conundrum: is private better than public?

It is a curious coincidence that the publicly listed marketing group Creston announced plans to leave the stock market in the same week as Marketing Services Financial Intelligence announced its 2016... Read more
Published 26th Nov 2015, 19:53

Peter Scott finds a new vehicle for his talents

Peter Scott, the former executive chairman of The Engine Group who departed following its takeover by a company backed by the US private equity investor Lake Capital in November last year, has... Read more
Published 1st Jul 2015, 09:45

Dentsu reinstates local brand for Australian media business

Dentsu has rebranded its Australian media buying business Dentsu Mitchell Media Australia with the aim of capitalising on the Mitchell name in that territory. Formerly a publicly listed company,... Read more
Published 14th Nov 2014, 08:44

Dentsu profit falls 72%: global gross income up 9.8%

Dentsu suffered a 72% fall in profit during the half year to 30 September, after being hit by the depreciating value of the yen. The currency impact substantially increased the charge for... Read more
Published 12th Aug 2014, 09:52

Aegis growth helps Dentsu’s results for June quarter

The newly acquired Dentsu Aegis Network contributed organic income growth of 9.6% in the quarter to 30 June when compared with the equivalent quarter in 2013, according to figures published by Dentsu... Read more
Published 22nd May 2014, 13:45

Aegis acquisition adds little profit to Dentsu

Despite a massive 71.7% growth in Dentsu’s gross income in the year ended 31 March 2014 following its acquisition of Aegis Group, shareholders enjoyed only a 6.8% improvement in post-tax... Read more