ADK acquires shares of VietBuzzAd to enter Vietnam

07:59 | 18/01/2020
Japanese marketing firm ADK has acquired shares of HCM City-based digital agency VietBuzzAd to enter the Vietnamese market.
adk acquires shares of vietbuzzad to enter vietnam
Nguyen Huu Hanh, CEO & Founder of VietBuzzAd (left) and Yasu Katagi, CEO of ADK Global Operations.-Photo courtesy of VietBuzzAd

The marketing firm, which provides digital and data capabilities focusing on real-time marketing solutions, plans to operate in Singapore, Bangkok, Shanghai, Guangzhou, Hong Kong and Taipei within 12 months.

After the acquisition, VietBuzzAd’s brand name changed to “VBA”.

Yasu Katagi, CEO of ADK Global Operations said: “Viet Nam is one of our fastest growing markets that focuses on digital innovation.”

Established in 2010, VietBuzzAd is one of the leading digital agencies in Viet Nam. It won a top 10 YouTube Ads Leaderboard at Cannes Lions Festival 2019 for the LG World Cup campaign 'Set Fire to the Dreams'.

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