Posts Tagged ‘chime communications’

Published 9th Apr 2018, 14:06

WPP in the spotlight – for all the wrong reasons

The allegation of personal misconduct that has been levelled at WPP’s founder and chief executive Sir Martin Sorrell has yet to be proven (see WPP’s Sir Martin Sorrell denies allegations of... Read more
Published 18th Mar 2018, 00:43

Chime’s finance chiefs step down

Chime Group Holdings has parted company with Eric Hageman, the Dutch business graduate who was appointed chief financial officer of the group’s new holding company in September 2016 after it was... Read more
Published 17th Sep 2017, 16:16

Who sold Kerzner her Bell Pottinger shares?

Some interesting questions emerge from reports that the fiancée of Bell Pottinger’s former chief executive James Henderson had acquired about 15% of the company’s share capital and is now... Read more
Published 8th Sep 2017, 12:02

Bell Pottinger board declared in February it expected to remain solvent for at least a year

In February this year the board of the beleaguered public relations consultancy Bell Pottinger Private was confident that the company would be able to discharge its debts as they fell due during the... Read more
Published 6th Sep 2017, 22:49

Lord Bell seems to have sold his Bell Pottinger shares at a good time

An examination of departing Bell Pottinger shareholders’ rights to sell their shares suggests that former chief executive James Henderson may not have been as fortunate as Lord Bell in being able... Read more
Published 15th Jul 2017, 10:52

Revenue up, profit down after private equity bought Chime

The results of the first full year’s trading at Chime Group Holdings, the global sports marketing group reincarnated with private equity backing from Providence Equity Partners, show how hard it... 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 10th May 2017, 19:36

Lord Bell sold his Bell Pottinger shares for £1.2m

Since retiring last August from the Chime Communications breakaway public relations consultancy Bell Pottinger Private, Lord Bell has sold his 6.4% shareholding back to the company for almost £1.2... Read more
Published 25th Jan 2017, 16:56

Mark Smith takes top job at Bell Pottinger

Mark Smith, currently chief operating officer at Chime Group Holdings, is moving to public relations consultancy Bell Pottinger Private to take on the executive role of chairman and managing... Read more
Published 9th Jan 2017, 08:22

Price takes top operational role at Be Heard

AIM listed Be Heard Group has expanded the role of its chief financial officer Robin Price to include all operational management as the group’s chief operations officer. Commenting on the... Read more