Hill & Knowlton acquires Gambit

13 August, 2002

WPP's wholly owned operating company, Hill and Knowlton ("H&K"), the public relations and public affairs firm, has acquired the entire issued share capital of Gambit AS, one of the leading communications agencies in Norway.

The agency, which will be re-named Gambit H&K, employs 22 people and had revenues of NOK22 million for the year ended 31 December 2001 and net assets of NOK3.6million as at the same date.

Gambits' clients include Cisco Systems Inc, Procter & Gamble, Motorola, Guiness UDV, Business Sofware Alliance, DHL, Findus Norway, Royal Norwegian Airforce and Hoffmann-La Roche.

The acquisition of Gambit reinforces H&K's Nordic offer, and continues WPP's strategy of strengthening its networks in important markets and sectors.

Acrobat Document HillKnowlton_PressRelease_HKacquiresGambit_aug02_g.pdf

Tools Print page E-mail page Press Releases Reading Room Get Acrobat Reader

WPP Annual Report & Accounts 2014

WPP Annual Report & Accounts 2014
WPP Pro bono work 2014

WPP Pro bono work 2014
WPP Sustainability Report 2014/2015

WPP Sustainability  Report 2014/2015