NEWS27 January 2017

Sadoun to replace Levy as Publicis Groupe CEO

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FRANCE — Arthur Sadoun has been named as Maurice Levy’s successor as Publicis Groupe CEO.


Sadoun (pictured) currently oversees all of Publicis Groupe’s creative agencies, including Saatchi & Saatchi and Leo Burnett. He will take over as chief executive on June 1, following Levy’s retirement. 

"I'm taking on this new role with confidence, determination and one objective in mind: accelerating our transformation and development through The Power of One to continue to make Publicis shine like Marcel and Maurice have done for the past 90 years," Sadoun said in a statement.