GP Bullhound advises WONGDOODY on sale to INFOSYS (NYSE: INFY)
San Francisco, April 13, 2018 – GP Bullhound acted as the exclusive financial advisor to creative and consumer insights agency WONGDOODY on its announced sale to global leader in consulting, technology and next-generation services INFOSYS (NYSE: INFY)
With offices in Seattle and Los Angeles, WONGDOODY is an award-winning creative agency, with globally recognized creative talent and deep marketing and brand engagement expertise. Spanning industries from telecommunications and consumer electronics, to healthcare and consumer packaged goods, WONGDOODY’s recent clients include Amazon, T-Mobile, Hallmark, Tinder, and Nike. The acquisition strengthens Infosys Digital’s creative, branding, and customer experience capabilities.
Tracy Wong and Ben Wiener, WONGDOODY’S Founder and CEO, respectively, commented: “The GP Bullhound team helped guide us through the process from beginning to end, working to identify and structure the right deal with the right strategic partner for us, in Infosys.”
Alec Dafferner, Partner at GP Bullhound, commented: “It has been a pleasure to work with WONGDOODY. They will be a valuable addition to Infosys Digital, bringing top notch creative and digital experience capabilities to leading global brands.”
This transaction further underlines GP Bullhound’s expertise in transacting with leading Consulting and IT Service buyers, following previous transactions completed for clients such as Karmarama (sold to Accenture), The Bio Agency (sold to Tech Mahindra) and Designit (€85m sale to Wipro), among many others.
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About GP Bullhound
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