Campaign Newscast: how WPP investors reacted to company's split with Sorrell

Campaign Newscast: how WPP investors reacted to company's split with Sorrell

Campaign's Gideon Spanier and Simon Gwynn report back from WPP's first post-Sorrell shareholder summit and analyse with Claire Beale what investors had to say about the company's past and its future.

WPP’s board faced lots of questions about the circumstances of Sorrell’s departure, the exact nature of the allegations of personal misconduct against him, his planned £20m pay-off and the future of the company.

Global-editor-in-chief Beale, global head of media Spanier (right) and reporter Gwynn (left) discuss how WPP’s executive chairman Roberto Quarta managed to see off a shareholder revolt and how the ad giant will try to fill the vacuum left by Sorrell.

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