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2016-11-02

The Marketing Group Plc: THE MARKETING GROUP APPOINTS ADAM GRAHAM AS CEO

· Adam Graham adds significant agency management experience to The
Marketing Group

· Strategic move greatly strengthens the executive team and
corporate governance commitment

Stockholm, 2nd November, 2016 - THE MARKETING GROUP PLC ("the Group"),
the world's leading digital marketing and advertising agglomeration,
announces the appointment of Adam Graham as CEO and Executive
Director, effective immediately.

Adam has over 15 years' experience leading and growing innovative
digital marketing and advertising agencies. At The Marketing Group
Adam will be responsible for increasing collaboration, partnership
and synergies between subsidiary businesses to create a more
effective and cohesive client offering. He also brings with him an
identified pipeline of high quality, fast growth agencies that could
be added to the Group.

Jeremy Harbour, Executive Chairman, The Marketing Group plc comments:
"The Board is pleased to welcome Adam Graham to The Marketing Group
as our CEO, strengthening our leadership team and corporate
governance infrastructure. His experience building and managing
digital agencies, together with his industry knowledge and
relationships, will be immensely valuable to The Marketing Group. We
are confident the company will continue to grow from strength to
strength with his vision and guidance."

Adam served as CEO of Weapon7, a digital communications agency within
Omnicom's BBDO, between 2011 and 2013. Prior to that he co-founded
and served as Managing Director of Saint, the digital arm of WPP's
Rainey Kelly Campbell Roalfe/Y&R, which won Revolution's and NMA's
creative agency of the year Awards in 2011. Earlier in his career
Adam founded the e-marketing agency 3w Media in the UK and was among
the pioneers of internet radio, with the founding of iChoose Radio in
1998.

Adam joins The Marketing Group from Cact.us, a leading UK-based agency
growth consultancy, where he is Managing Consultant. He is also Chair
of the British Interactive Media Association and has previously been
a council member of the British Advertising Association and the
Institute for Practitioners of Advertising.

Adam Graham added: "I am delighted to have joined The Marketing Group
as CEO. By bringing together a collaboration of innovative digital
agencies under one group we are rapidly creating a company that can
compete with the major global networks in terms of service offering
and geographical reach. I now look forward to supporting the Group's
continuing growth through our ambitious acquisition strategy of
adding mature, profitable, debt-free businesses that build
shareholder value and deliver outstanding results for our clients."

Jeremy Harbour will be hosting an Investor Webinar with Adam Graham at
9am CET on 3rd November 2016 in regards to this press release, with
the link below: https://zoom.us/j/799815977

For more information, please contact

Malcolm Robertson / Tom Evrard

Phone: +65 6831 7829 / 6831 7801

E-mail: unitygroup@fticonsulting.com

This information is information that The Marketing Group plc is
obliged to make public pursuant to the EU Market Abuse Regulation.
The information was submitted for publication, through the agency of
the contact person set out above, at 7am CET on 2nd of November 2016.

The Marketing Group in brief

The Marketing Group plc is a global marketing and advertising company
that brings together a portfolio of successful and independent
digital marketing businesses, each offering unique and complementary
products and services. Together these businesses make up a global
network offering a full suite of digital marketing and advertising
services. The consolidated group supports its subsidiaries with
management and coordinating activities as well as a common operating
platform. The Marketing Group was incorporated in May 2015 and listed
on Nasdaq First North Stockholm on 8 June 2016. Mangold
Fondkommission AB, +46 8-5030 15 50, is the Company's Certified
Adviser and liquidity provider.

For more information, please visit the Company's website
www.marketinggroupplc.com.

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