By Shawn Lim
The company had previously confirmed it was in discussions with the private equity firm after reports emerged that it was looking to cap an auction for the business.
A WPP spokesperson said at that time there was no certainty the discussions would result in a transaction involving Kantar as Mark Read, chief executive of WPP, had previously stated his intent to hold onto 25-40% of the company.
However, a statement from WPP said the sale will allow Read full story ›
Source: The Drum