Foot Anstey's leading Corporate Finance team has advised on the acquisition of the UK-based social media management agency Tempero Limited by Dentsu Aegis Network Limited.
Headquartered in London, Tempero is a full-service social media management agency offering integrated strategy, insights, moderation and engagement for leading global brands. Tempero's business will transition into operating as the European arm of ICUC – Dentsu Aegis Network's social media moderation and management agency.
The acquisition, which brings together two strong social media agencies, both of which partner with some of the world's leading brands, further strengthens ICUC's position as a global leader in social media management.
"This is an incredible opportunity to join a thriving business. We are excited to be part of Dentsu Aegis, a strong and growing network that has an outstanding reputation for servicing and building the largest brands in the world" said Dominic Sparkes, CEO of ICUC EMEA.
Corporate partner Duncan Sykes advised on the transaction and were assisted by associate Benjamin Loxton (employment) and solicitor Hannah Batten (commercial/IP). Foot Anstey is a specialist in the media sector and advises a range of media clients from start-ups in social media,animation and film through to large, listed international multimedia groups. Dominic adds "We've worked with Foot Anstey for seven years now and their in-depth knowledge of our business ensured the entire acquisition process was seamless, efficient and dare I say, enjoyable!."
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