WPP and Martin Sorrell’s New Venture Reportedly Competing to Acquire Production Company MediaMonks

Spokespeople decline to confirm 'speculation'

Martin Sorrell's S4 Capital is looking to acquire MightyHive, a programmatic buying expert. Getty Images

Global production company MediaMonks is the first target in Martin Sorrell’s attempts to re-enter the ad industry by way of mergers and acquisitions, according to multiple reports published over the past 24 hours.

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