This West End agency promotes cultural organisations and live entertainment, including West End and Broadway shows. Its film division agencies work for clients such as Warner Bros, Fox and Disney. Providence Equity Partners – which also owns Ambassador Theatre Group – bought a majority stake in 2015 for an undisclosed sum. AKA has offices in New York, Sydney and Melbourne and sales grew to £80m in its latest year. Kate Turnbull, 43, was named chief executive last year.

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Company details
Year2017
CompanyAKA Group
ActivityMarketing communications network
LocationCentral London
Sales £m*80
Operating profit £m*4
Staff338
Founded1995
Websitewww.akauk.com

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