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Apr 30, 2021

WPP refuses to pay final long-term bonuses to ex-CEO Sorrell in new clash

Agency giant claimed Sorrell was responsible for “disclosure of confidential information” to the media

Apr 29, 2021

WPP hails faster recovery than expected in Q1 with 3.1% growth

Return to growth in “all business lines and most major markets", with the strongest performance coming from Greater China

Apr 23, 2021

WPP’s Mark Read calls for 'collaborative effort' on net zero and sets 2025 target

Holding company used Earth Day as platform to make announcement on commitments

Feb 22, 2021

Mark Read's WPP growth plan includes greater focus on Asia and agency integration

In a wide-ranging interview at Spikes Asia X Campaign, the WPP boss discusses the future structure of the network, the challenge of losing talent to tech platforms, and of course, is quizzed about Sir Martin Sorrell

Jan 21, 2021

Ogilvy hires Steve Soechtig to lead global experience practice

Mark Read, CEO of parent WPP, wants to grow its overall revenue from experience, technology and e-commerce from 25% to 40% by 2025

Dec 21, 2020

WPP's 'punchy' growth plan: 10,000 extra jobs, one third drop in travel

There will be £600 million in savings from new ways of working, says network's CEO Mark Read