Organic revenue fell 0.9% in Japan and 3.5% internationally in the first quarter, but overall underlying profit grew 20.8% as margins improved.
While brands large and small have flocked to the opportunity to directly reach consumers, they are hoping pandemic-driven changes in consumption stick to justify their sweeping change in focus.
Carat retained the domestic appliances business, which was sold to PE firm Hillhouse Capital in March.
Chan leaves her PHD post after just six months to rejoin Dentsu International.
One in seven Hong Kong women has been the victim of sexual violence, says a hard-hitting campaign for local organisation Rainlily by Dentsu International agencies.
The new offering will tap the expertise of some 2,000 people already working on health-related business across the network’s agency brands.
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