Who We Are

WPP is a world leader in marketing communications services. It comprises leading companies in all these disciplines:

  • Advertising
  • Media Investment Management
  • Consumer Insight
  • Public Relations & Public Affairs
  • Branding & Identity
  • Healthcare Communications
  • Direct, Digital, Promotion & Relationship Marketing
  • Specialist Communications


There are more than 150 companies within the Group – and each is a distinctive brand in its own right. Each has its own identity, commands its own loyalty, and is committed to its own, specialist expertise. That is their individual strength. Clients seek their talent and their experience on a brand-by-brand basis. Between them, our companies work with 345 of the Fortune Global 500, 29 of the Dow Jones 30, 50 of the NASDAQ 100 and over 30 of the Fortune e-50.

It is also of increasing value to clients that WPP companies can work together, as increasingly they do: providing a tailor-made range of communications services, centrally integrated. Approximately 640 clients are now served in three distinct disciplines. More than 380 clients are served in four disciplines and these clients account for 55% of Group revenues. Group companies now work with 295 clients across six or more countries.

Collectively, 145,000* people work for WPP companies; out of almost 2,400 offices in 107 countries.

*Including associates.