Operating profit plummeted 84.7% to $40.5 million.
Michael Roth said we are at a tipping point where "meaningful change and progress are being demanded to address a situation centuries in the making."
"Visibility into marketing and media spend is extremely challenging" says CEO Michael Roth.
Media, healthcare marketing, PR and sports and entertainment offerings led growth.
Nationalism and protectionism are a worry, he told Campaign, hinting at a repositioning of investment in the world's second-largest economy.
Michael Roth told a Spikes Asia crowd that diversity and inclusion are business imperatives that have played a big part in Interpublic Group's recent turnaround.
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