WPP’s JWT acquires stake in Activeark Oy (Finland)

WPP announces that JWT, its wholly-owned advertising agency network, has acquired a majority equity stake in Activeark Oy, a leading full service digital agency in Finland.

Activeark, founded in 2003, is based in Helsinki with operations in the UK and India. The agency employs more than 80 people. JWT Finland and Activeark will combine their businesses and partner in Finland in order to provide a comprehensive offering for both local and international clients.

Activeark’s audited gross revenues for the year ended 31 December 2011 were approximately EUR8.1 million with gross assets as at the same date of approximately EUR3.4 million.

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