NEWS1 September 2015

WPP acquires Thai agency nudeJEH

Asia Pacific M&A

THAILAND — WPP’s wholly-owned operating company Grey Group has agreed to acquire nudeJEH, an advertising and digital agency in Thailand.

Following the acquisition, nudeJEH will join Grey Group Thailand and be known as GREYnJ United.

NudeJEH was founded in 2011 through the merger of Nude Communication and JEH United. It provides creative, branding, strategy consultation, web design and production services and also owns digital agency Nine Dotz.

NudeJEH and Nine Dotz posted combined revenues of THB 239m for the year ending December 31 2014, with gross assets of THB 123m. The company employs 60 people and has clients including Ananda Development, Bangkok Airways, Tesco Lotus and Puriku.

Terms of the deal have not been disclosed.