MAM

WPP to launch two co-location campuses in India

The campuses include conducive spaces for talent to work and engage in collaboration

https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/smartcrop_800x800/public/images/tv-images/2019/08/21/wpp.jpg?itok=rbL3VSXb

MUMBAI: As part of its global growth strategy, WPP will invest in two co-location campuses in India. The roll-out will commence with more than 3,800 people moving into a new Mumbai campus in late August, while a Gurugram campus will be set up next year.

All co-locations will support the WPP community with world-class facilities. The campuses include conducive spaces for talent to work and engage in collaboration and will also provide clients with easier access to WPP’s network of agencies.

WPP CEO Mark Read said, “India represents a region with immense opportunities for WPP. We are committed to building further momentum for our businesses there, through our campus investments. Having modern, dynamic workplaces creates real impact for our people, and enables collaboration and ideas to thrive. We work with some of the most progressive clients and teams in India and we want to support their efforts in creating outstanding work.”

WPP’s new Mumbai campus will be named BAY99, which alludes to the city’s historical roots and is also the campus’ postal code reference. Situated within The Orb, a brand-new complex next to the international airport in the Sahar area, the location offers various amenities, including convenient transport and social options. The Orb complex will also offer more than 40 dining and entertainment options within walking distance for staff to enjoy.

In a first for WPP’s India offices, the co-location will bring together more than 16 companies under one roof, with a space of 380,000 square feet over a 10-year lease. On-site, staff will enjoy a host of modern facilities, ranging from a rooftop terrace, recreation lounge, library, cafeteria and more.

Commenting on the new campus, WPP country manager for India CVL Srinivas said, “India is one of the most exciting markets for WPP with great growth potential. By investing in co-location campuses in key cities, we are bringing to life our vision to lead the market as a creative transformation company and to build a strong, cohesive WPP community. We support some of the biggest brand names in India and more than ever, clients want to be connected to easy processes and solutions, as well as a complete suite of services. The new campus means our teams will have increased access to each other’s expertise and this will go far in enabling our talent to do their very best work for clients.”

Latest Reads

https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2020/10/27/patytm.jpg?itok=tlRjBDEM
Indian musicians reinterpret global artists in Paytm Insider’s ‘Jim Beam Originals’

MUMBAI: Paytm Insider’s penchant for creative innovation with Jim Beam’s enthusiasm stirred into the mix has resulted in the creation of the novel musical property Jim Beam Originals. In this series of 10 virtual music experiences, famous Indian musicians will reinterpret legendary international...

MAM Marketing MAM
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2020/10/27/pratik.jpg?itok=1byM_gwk
Faboom Witnesses Significant Increase in its User-Engagement During IPL 2020

NEW DELHI: Indian Premier League 2020 has been taking over the audience with a bang, the buzz for cricket as a sport is only seen elevating by every match. The cricket fever has not only glued the nation to the screen passionately but also has them biting their nails with commendable performances...

MAM Marketing MAM
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2020/10/27/bms.jpg?itok=KNtT9euT
BookMyShow’s new campaign marries entertainment and safety

NEW DELHI: BookMyShow has released its latest campaign film ‘Unlocking Life’ which explores the theme of people revisiting their favourite forms of out-of-home entertainment experiences in the new normal.  The ‘Unlocking Life’ campaign comes at a time when the entertainment sector in the country is...

MAM Marketing MAM
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2020/10/27/rpiya.jpg?itok=q6c7-DMo
CEAT appoints HUL’s Priya Nair as additional director

KOLKATA: Tyre manufacturer CEAT has appointed Hindustan Unilever Limited’s Priya Nair as additional director in the capacity of independent director. Her appointment is effective from 27 October, for a tenure of five years.

MAM Marketing MAM
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2020/10/27/pank.jpg?itok=Fgaa0K-6
Sweet success: How Apis is achieving its B2C goals through IPL

NEW DELHI: If a brand wants to reiterate its positioning or share new positioning; introduce a new product/service or range; induce high brand recall or saliency, the Indian Premier League (IPL) is the perfect platform for it. The cricket extravaganza attracts undivided attention from millions of...

MAM Marketing MAM
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2020/10/27/odisha.jpg?itok=s-LOhv4A
Odisha's rich art & architecture inspires Reliance Jewels new campaign

MUMBAI: Reliance Jewels’ has launched a new ad campaign featuring its new festive collection ‘Utkala Where Beauty Rises’, inspired by Odisha's rich art and architectural history. The film captures patterns and designs that embody the state’s art, tradition and culture, and gives a tour into the...

MAM Media and Advertising Ad Campaigns
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2020/10/27/alisha_malik_1.jpg?itok=9Rpb8z5Y
For the footwear industry, the other shoe has dropped

Covid2019 has severely impacted the economy at large, with every sector struggling with its own set of challenges. The footwear industry is no exception. In the past few months, shoe brands have witnessed a fall in sales as people have mostly stayed home and are hesitant to step out, thereby...

MAM Marketing Brands
https://www.indiantelevision.com/sites/default/files/styles/340x340/public/images/tv-images/2020/10/27/3.jpg?itok=amDUEc0t
upGrad promises #KaamKiDegree for MBA aspirants in new ad

Ed-tech company upGrad has come up with a new campaign called #KaamKiDegree to promote its MBA vertical. Conceptualised by The Womb, the ad taps into the surging demand for online upskilling amid the pandemic.

MAM Marketing MAM

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories

* indicates required