H-ART, Italy’s leading digital agency has joined the AKQA network. The partnership will see the two companies share their teams, skills and expertise. At the same time H-ART will lead development of the network into new markets including Southern and Eastern Europe, the Middle East and North Africa.
AKQA’s commitment to the Italian market demonstrates the strategic importance of digital for every Italian brand.
"It's a dream to become part of the AKQA network. We have always greatly admired and respected AKQA’s work, philosophy, values and team. Today is a special day and a new beginning that will help us to achieve our ambition for Italy and our clients. Our partnership with AKQA will enable us to stay true to our vision, remaining close to our clients with the confidence and strength to unlock new global opportunities,” said Massimiliano Ventimiglia, CEO of H-ART.
Ajaz Ahmed, AKQA’s CEO said: “Italy is a beautiful country that we have always aspired to be in. We greatly admire Italian artistry, craftsmanship and culture that’s inspired many pioneers through the ages. We are tremendously excited to be investing in Italy to signal a Digital Renaissance and help deliver revolutionary work, inspiring a new generation of innovators. We are delighted to welcome H-Art to the AKQA family.”
Picture shows (left to right) Massimiliano Ventimiglia CEO of H-ART, Sir Martin Sorrell CEO of WPP, Ajaz Ahmed CEO of AKQA