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The Economist Group

The Economist Group is the leading source of analysis on international business and world affairs. It aims to offer insight, analysis and services to the world’s most influential people. Underpinning the Group’s ability to fulfil this objective is a commitment to independence, integrity and delivering high quality in everything it does.

Clients have been coming to The Economist Group for content for 70 years; the work of its team of 650 experts analysts and editors spanning 203 countries is underpinned by an unrivalled in-house survey panel of global senior executives that bolsters the qualitative and quantitative analysis we undertake.

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Hill+Knowlton Strategies

We help brands and the public communicate.
H+K offers senior counsel, insightful research and strategic communications throughout the world. With over 85 offices in 47 countries around the globe, our teams collaborate across time zones, languages, and cultures to help clients make solid decisions and craft compelling campaigns in today’s measurable world.

Our firm has been in this business for more than 90 years, and our world-class teams of trusted advisors and creative experts have a wealth of experience in helping clients strengthen brands, reputations and bottom lines. We work with over 50% of the Fortune Global 500 companies and some of the world’s most transformative social enterprises and technology companies in both established and emerging markets.

Our relationship with WPP – one of the world’s largest communications groups – gives us an unmatched worldwide presence.

We are structured around ideas, insight and data. Our cutting-edge proprietary products, such as Singlescore™, and Sherlock™ ensure we have our fingers on the pulse of public sentiment, both locally and around the globe. Our expertise in the owned, earned and shared media space proves we deliver credible, engaging ideas and stories that deliver measurable impact in an always-on world.

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