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express
'Let's get on with our lives' Millionaire Remainer calls for quick fix and speedy Brexithis admission businesses were profiting from the weakened pound in the wake of
'Let's get on with our lives' Millionaire Remainer calls for quick fix and speedy Brexit
express / Posted an hour ago
his admission businesses were profiting from the weakened pound in the wake of the Leave vote. Millionaire Remainer Sir Martin Sorrell called for a It is really a question of behaving like the Germans He said: "The pound devalued quite... Read more
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express
'Let me speak!' Fiery clash as woman tells LBC host Article 50 will NOT be triggeredthere will be no such vote, Claire grew angry. “No the vote must be on whether
'Let me speak!' Fiery clash as woman tells LBC host Article 50 will NOT be triggered
express / Posted 2 hours ago
there will be no such vote, Claire grew angry. “No the vote must be on whether we trigger Article 50!” she exclaimed. Sir Martin Sorrell, the chief executive of the world’s largest advertising group, has called on Article 50 to be activated... Read more
3h
Scotsman
WPP shrugs off Brexit as shares hit record high WPP chief Sir Martin Sorrell urged the UK government to press ahead with Brexi
WPP shrugs off Brexit as shares hit record high
Scotsman / Posted 3 hours ago
WPP chief Sir Martin Sorrell urged the UK government to press ahead with Brexit. Picture: Anthony Devlin/PA Wire Sir Martin Sorrell’s WPP’s shares hit an all-time high yesterday after the advertising... Read more
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Breitbart
Globalism: CEO Pay Rising Around the Worldin their respective countries have continued to lag far behind. Leading the pa
Globalism: CEO Pay Rising Around the World
Breitbart / Posted 5 hours ago
in their respective countries have continued to lag far behind. Leading the pack in the United Kingdom is Britain’s Sir Martin Sorrell, CEO of WPP, the world’s largest advertising company. Sorrell took home $90 million in salary and bonus in... Read more
10h
express
Sir Martin Sorrell a top remain boss, joins call to get out of EU as soon as possibleSir Martin Sorrell said business people now want uncertainty ended as soon as p
Sir Martin Sorrell a top remain boss, joins call to get out of EU as soon as possible
express / Posted 10 hours ago
Sir Martin Sorrell said business people now want uncertainty ended as soon as possible The pro-Remain multimillionaire advertising chief said business people now want uncertainty ended as soon as possible – although he conceded the process of... Read more
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Evening Standard
Our EU exit will shape us for decades so don't rush itwould clearly have a more disruptive impact on the country than the soft depart
Our EU exit will shape us for decades so don't rush it
Evening Standard / Posted 22 hours ago
would clearly have a more disruptive impact on the country than the soft departure one presumes Theresa May favours. Sir Martin Sorrell says this uncertainty is a business killer. He says companies want the PM to press on rapidly with the Brexit... Read more
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CNBC
WPP ups growth forecasts after strong first halfrevenue forecast higher on strong demand across the board for its services. Th
WPP ups growth forecasts after strong first half
CNBC / Posted yesterday
revenue forecast higher on strong demand across the board for its services. The group, run by the high-profile businessman Martin Sorrell, said it now expected full-year revenue growth to be "well over" 3 percent, compared with a previous forecast... Read more
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The Irish Times
WPP beats first-half net sales forecastsrevenue forecast higher on strong demand across the board for its services. Th
WPP beats first-half net sales forecasts
The Irish Times / Posted yesterday
revenue forecast higher on strong demand across the board for its services. The group, run by the high-profile businessman Martin Sorrell, said it now expected full-year revenue growth to be “well over” 3 per cent, compared with a previous forecast... Read more
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Eye Witness News
British PM faces struggle to keep executive pay in checkevery year ... it is a propitious moment to try something ambitious.” Among th
British PM faces struggle to keep executive pay in check
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
every year ... it is a propitious moment to try something ambitious.” Among the highest paid bosses in 2015 were WPP’s Martin Sorrell, with 70.4 million pounds, Berkeley Group’s Tony Pidgeley, with 23.3 million pounds, and Reckitt Benckiser’s... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
British PM faces struggle to bring overpaid bosses to heelevery year ... it is a propitious moment to try something ambitious.” Among th
British PM faces struggle to bring overpaid bosses to heel
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 2 days ago
every year ... it is a propitious moment to try something ambitious.” Among the highest paid bosses in 2015 were WPP’s Martin Sorrell, with 70.4 million pounds, Berkeley Group’s Tony Pidgeley, with 23.3 million pounds, and Reckitt Benckiser’s... Read more
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Reuters
British PM faces struggle to bring overpaid bosses to heelevery year ... it is a propitious moment to try something ambitious." Among th
British PM faces struggle to bring overpaid bosses to heel
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
every year ... it is a propitious moment to try something ambitious." Among the highest paid bosses in 2015 were WPP's Martin Sorrell, with 70.4 million pounds, Berkeley Group's Tony Pidgeley, with 23.3 million pounds, and Reckitt Benckiser's... Read more
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The Irish Times
Seen & heard: Eir set to sell Dublin city site on Dame CourtUK’s exit from the EU will be complex, costly and take longer than expected, ad
Seen & heard: Eir set to sell Dublin city site on Dame Court
The Irish Times / Posted 3 days ago
UK’s exit from the EU will be complex, costly and take longer than expected, advertising giant WPP’s chief executive Martin Sorrell said in an interview with the Sunday Express. Companies in the UK are worried about the long-term impact of... Read more
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The Irish Times
Revealed: What Ireland's top business bosses are paidand average worker pay. She has also pledged that employees would win a seat in
Revealed: What Ireland's top business bosses are paid
The Irish Times / Posted 13 days ago
and average worker pay. She has also pledged that employees would win a seat in the boardroom alongside company directors. Martin Sorrell, chief executive of British advertising group WPP, topped the FTSE 100 table for a second year running when he... Read more
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International Business Times
Executive pay: Big and getting bigger thanks to the big boys' club and another for those at the top of our biggest companies, is hard to shake off
Executive pay: Big and getting bigger thanks to the big boys' club
International Business Times / Posted 16 days ago
and another for those at the top of our biggest companies, is hard to shake off. This year WPP advertising boss Sir Martin Sorrell was the UK's highest-paid executive, with £70m, reflecting, his firm said, the performance of shares in the... Read more
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AdWeek
Dentsu Aegis Is Diving Deeper Into Data, Acquiring a Majority Stake in Merkleconsultancies like Deloitte and Accenture that are increasingly pitching agains
Dentsu Aegis Is Diving Deeper Into Data, Acquiring a Majority Stake in Merkle
AdWeek / Posted 16 days ago
consultancies like Deloitte and Accenture that are increasingly pitching against traditional agencies for new business. Martin Sorrell of WPP also strongly defended his company's renewed focus on data at this year's Guardian Changing Media... Read more
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Reuters
Pay up by 10 percent for Britain's top bosses in 2015, survey showsaverage company worker. According to the survey, the three highest paid bosses
Pay up by 10 percent for Britain's top bosses in 2015, survey shows
Reuters / Posted 17 days ago
average company worker. According to the survey, the three highest paid bosses in the blue-chip index were WPP's (WPP.L) Martin Sorrell, Tony Pidgeley at housebuilder Berkeley (BKGH.L) and Rakesh Kapoor at Reckitt Benckiser (RB.L). The 70... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Pay up by 10 percent for Britain's top bosses in 2015, survey showsof the average company worker. According to the survey, the three highest paid
Pay up by 10 percent for Britain's top bosses in 2015, survey shows
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
of the average company worker. According to the survey, the three highest paid bosses in the blue-chip index were WPP's Martin Sorrell, Tony Pidgeley at housebuilder Berkeley and Rakesh Kapoor at Reckitt Benckiser . The 70 million-pound pay... Read more
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SKY News
FTSE Bosses 'Earn 140 Times' More Than Workersfrom more active shareholders, boards continue to award ever larger amounts of
FTSE Bosses 'Earn 140 Times' More Than Workers
SKY News / Posted 17 days ago
from more active shareholders, boards continue to award ever larger amounts of pay to their most senior executives." Sir Martin Sorrell, chief executive of advertising giant WPP, remains the most highly paid FTSE boss, whose total pay reached a... Read more
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Daily Mirror
UK's biggest bosses bag 10% pay rise while workers get less than living wageas paying the £8.25-an-hour voluntary rate to all staff - including third-party
UK's biggest bosses bag 10% pay rise while workers get less than living wage
Daily Mirror / Posted 17 days ago
as paying the £8.25-an-hour voluntary rate to all staff - including third-party contractors like cleaners. WPP boss Sir Martin Sorrell took home more than £70m, the report said Peter Cheese, from the Chartered Institute of Personnel and... Read more
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Investors Chronicle
Average pay £5.5 millionone third since 2010 and they now earn 140 times the average wage for those in
Average pay £5.5 million
Investors Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
one third since 2010 and they now earn 140 times the average wage for those in their firms. Top of the fat cat pile was Sir Martin Sorrell on £70 million. Because he’s worth it…. The central banks of India, New Zealand and South Korea meet this... Read more
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BBC News
FTSE 100 bosses earn £5.5m a year, report sayswere bigger for a select few chief executives at the largest companies. The he
FTSE 100 bosses earn £5.5m a year, report says
BBC News / Posted 17 days ago
were bigger for a select few chief executives at the largest companies. The head of the advertising group WPP, Sir Martin Sorrell collected the highest amount, a total of more than £70m. Sir Martin has defended his pay package in the past,... Read more
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Calcutta News
Flowers for Hillary Clinton Turn into Nighmare for Maxim BeharA lot of work, a lot of projects, and often chance helped me to meet with peopl
Flowers for Hillary Clinton Turn into Nighmare for Maxim Behar
Calcutta News / Posted 30 days ago
A lot of work, a lot of projects, and often chance helped me to meet with people such as Terence Billing, Sally Costerton, Martin Sorrell, David Gallagher, Lars-Eric Grontham, Jack Martin, whose names I am sure mean nothing to you but they are... Read more
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The Irish Times
Holidaying CEOs boast by the bookKaramazov for the umpteenth time – every year he tried and every year he failed
Holidaying CEOs boast by the book
The Irish Times / Posted a month ago
Karamazov for the umpteenth time – every year he tried and every year he failed to get through it. Back then only Sir Martin Sorrell had the foresight to interpret the question not as being about his actual reading, but as an invitation to... Read more

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