WPP plc is a leading multinational company specializing in the provision of a range of advertising and public relations products and services. The company was established in 1971 by Martin Sorell. It is headquartered at London UK and Dublin, Ireland.
The company owns several brands offering a number of products and services in advertising and public relations, including media and market research consultancies. It has several brands including Young & Rubicam, Ogilvy, WalterTHompson, Millward Brown GroupM, Kantar and much more. Currently, it is one of the leading companies in advertising worldwide. It trades its shares on the London Stock Exchange with a component FTSE 100- Index. Also, it trades on NASDAQ.
The company was initially established with the intention of manufacturing wire and plastic products under the brand name, Wire and Plastic Products plc. It later switched to advertising and public relations industry.