Technology, Media & Telecoms
Buchanan has a first rate reputation for best practice in financial communications. It brings an expertise which I have found invaluable for WPP.
Sir Martin Sorrell - Chief Executive of WPP
Buchanan has advised WPP on its media strategy and financial communications since 1986. WPP is listed on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq in New York. With 190,000 employees across 3,000 offices in 112 countries, WPP is the world’s largest communications services group, offering a wide range of services across advertising, branding, marketing and communications.
WPP continues to grow and evolve as a company, increasing its market share in new media and in fast-growing regions such as Asia, Africa and the Middle East. Buchanan has supported the business through its growth, advising on notable transactions including the company’s acquisitions of J Walter Thompson, The Ogilvy Group, TNS and most recently the acquisition of Chime, in partnership with Providence Equity Partners.
In addition, Buchanan provides ongoing senior level counsel throughout the financial calendar, helping to shape WPP’s media strategy and interaction.