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17:30 - 19:00 16 January 2012

Sir Martin Sorrell: 2012 and Beyond


Cruciform Lecture Theatre 1 | Cruciform Building (link Map)
Gower Street | London | WC1E 6BT | United Kingdom

Open to: Academic | Alumni | Public | Student
Ticketing: Open

Speaker information

Sir Martin Sorrell, Chief Executive, WPP, Sir Martin is a Governor of London Business School, on the Advisory Board of Cambridge Judge Business School on the Board of Directors of Harvard Business School. He has been awarded Harvard Business School's highest honour, the Alumni Achievement Award.

UCL Jewish Society is honoured to be hosting Sir Martin Sorrell, Chief Executive of WPP and one of the most prominent figures in British business, to share exclusive insights into his life, his career and where the world is headed.

Sir Martin founded WPP in 1985 and has been Chief Executive throughout. WPP is now the world’s largest advertising and marketing company with revenues of £9.3 billion, a valuation of over £8 billion and 140,000 employees in 107 countries around the world.Sir Martin is now perhaps the most important figure in advertising worldwide and is one of Britain's most respected businessmen. He is a frequently cited commentator on business and the economy.

The talk will be followed by the chance to ask questions.


Daniel Bowman
+44 (0)20 7679 2000 | daniel.bowman.10@ucl.ac.uk

Sir Martin Sorrell