Leo Burnett Acquires Solutions Group in Sri Lanka
With move, Leo Burnett Sri Lanka and Arc Worldwide Sri Lanka now fully integrated into Publicis Communications
Leo Burnett Worldwide announced the acquisition of a majority stake in Solutions Group, Sri Lanka’s leading communications company. As part of the acquisition, Leo Burnett Sri Lanka and Arc Worldwide Sri Lanka will now be fully integrated into Publicis Communications, Publicis Groupe’s hub for all its creative communications activities.
Solutions Group has 81 employees with a portfolio that has garnered awards from Cannes Lions, D&AD, London International Awards, Clio, Adfest, and Spikes Asia, among others. It has been awarded Campaign Asia’s Agency of the Year award three years in a row.
The acquisition will further boost the network’s capabilities in the country.
“Given the tremendous growth and creative opportunities in Sri Lanka, I am thrilled to see Leo Burnett join forces with the talent and possibility that reside within Solutions Group,” said Rich Stoddart, CEO of Leo Burnett Worldwide.