ACH, Spain’s leading communications firm, rebrands SEC Newgate Spain
This global rebrandingstrategy culminatesthe mergerof SEC Global and Newgate Communicationsannounced in September 2019.
SEC Newgate S.p.A is an insight-driven global strategic communications group that works at the nexus of business, politics, communities, markets and media listed on the Alternative Investment Market of the London Stock Exchange.
SEC Newgate is ranked among the Top 30 communications groups in the world with a team of more than 600 professionals distributed in 37 offices, in 15 countries and across five continents(Africa,America,Asia, Europe and Oceania).
ACH becomes SECNewgate Spain
After more than 35 years, Spain’s leading communications agency, ACH Consultores de Comunicación, will now be called SEC Newgate Spain, an office forming part of the SEC Newgate S.p.A. group in Spain, listed on the Alternative Investment Market (AIM) of the London Stock Exchange and headquartered in Milan.
After the announcement in September 2019 of the merger of two leading communications groups, SEC Global and Newgate Communications, a period was established during which the group’s local brands would maintain their names due to the solid tight of each entity to their domestic markets. This period has now concluded, with the creation of a single brand and image for the entire group globally.
SEC Newgate Spain will now offer its clients a comprehensive suite of strategic consulting services in different areas, including: financial and corporate communications, a team specialising in digital communications, institutional relations, public affairs and consultancy; research and analysis; crisis management and public relations, among others, always supported by the experience and excellence of its extensive international network. SEC Newgate team is made up of more than 600 professionals specialising in different areas of communication, across 38 offices, in 15 countries and five continents (Africa, America, Asia, Europe and Oceania).
Javier de Mendizábal, CEO of SEC Newgate Spain: “We are proud to form part of the SEC Newgate family, a leading communications group. This will make us stronger and more competitive on the global stage, enabling us to access new business opportunities, multinational clients and new sources of research”.
“I will proudly continue to lead this exciting project, as CEO of the group in Spain and member of the global Management Team”
“This is the perfect opportunity to continue to grow together with our existing clients. We will continue working with the entire international team, always striving for service excellence and complete customer satisfaction”. Mendizábal concludes: “Our clients’ results are our results”.
New horizon, new accounts
This internationalization process has brought with it new accounts for the office in Spain. New clients have joined SEC Newgate Spain in recent weeks such as Amper Group, a Spanish multinational company, which aims to strengthen its position as an international benchmark in the technological development of communications, industry and engineering; Finalbion, a Spanish fintech specialising in providing alternative financing to medium-sized companies; Bodegas Entrecanales Domecq e Hijos, one of the leading wine-making companies in Spain, with over 125 years’ experience crafting and producing high-quality wines that have gained international recognition; and Gastón y Daniela, a renowned textile firm in Spain, founded in 1876, which designs, manufactures and sells its fabrics, wallpaper, carpets and furniture around the world.
Newly incorporated clients which, together with Acciona, Bergé y Compañía, Newell Brands (Crock-Pot, Breville, FoodSaver, Oster, Sharpie, Campingaz), Averum Abogados, the Brazil Spain Chamber of Commerce, Ifema, Tork, Sicor Group (El Corte Inglés), Instituto Europeo de Diseño (IED Spain), Aepovac, Health Unlimited, Trio Health, Edwards Lifesciences and Vermouth Yzaguirre (Varma); make up an extraordinary portfolio of clients.