Bolloré Pursues Aegis Board Aim

18 April 2007

PARIS: Vincent Bolloré, chairman of French advertising group Havas, is refusing to take non for an answer with his fourth attempt to gain a seat on the board of UK-headquartered media-buying conglomerate Aegis.

Bolloré, the firm's biggest investor with a 29% stake, has once again nominated Philippe Germond and Roger Hatchuel to be his board representatives[WARC News: 05-Apr-07]. Shareholders will vote at an annual meeting on May 25.

Data sourced from Wall Street Journal Online; additional content by WARC staff