NEWS17 February 2020

Columinate rebrands to InSites Consulting South Africa

M&A Middle East and Africa News

SOUTH AFRICA – Insights agency Columinate has rebranded to InSites Consulting South Africa, following its acquisition 18 months ago.

InSites Consulting bought Columinate in October 2018 to expand its operations in Africa. The Johannesburg office will remain the central research hub for the company in the region.

The new branding will take effect from this month.

Columinate is one of a number of acquisitions InSites Consulting has made in recent years. It also bought Paris-based crowdsourcing company eÿeka and insight and collaboration agency Join the Dots in 2019.  

Kristof De Wulf, chief executive of InSites Consulting, said: “With the acquisition of Columinate, now known as InSites Consulting South Africa, we have taken a strategic position in Africa, and we trust that, together, we will grow from strength to strength, and continue offering our clients the best, most innovative solutions the industry has on offer.”