NEWS13 May 2013

TNS buys Chinese automobile market research company

Asia Pacific M&A UK

LONDON — Customer research company TNS has acquired Chinese consultancy Sinotrust Market Research.

Founded in 1992, Sinotrust offers consumer, brand and product research for the automobile market in China.

In a statement to the London Stock Exchange, TNS owner WPP said: “This investment continues WPP’s strategy of developing its services in fast-growing and important markets and sectors.”