Redhill acquires Creative Consulting Group
- This marks Redhill’s first acquisition and continues its plans of building a global agency with strong Asian roots
- Acquisition comes on the back of strong organic expansion, having grown to over 110 employees across over 21 cities since 2014
SINGAPORE, 26th January 2022 – Redhill, the Singapore-headquartered full-service global communications agency, has acquired Hong Kong-based Creative Consulting Group Inc. Limited (CCG) to strengthen its presence and service offering in Asia. With the acquisition, CCG will become part of the growing Redhill family, serving clients in Hong Kong and the Greater China region. This is the first acquisition for Redhill and is part of the firm’s continued efforts to strengthen its global reach and expertise.
Founded in 2001 by Belinda Chan, CCG is a marketing and public relations (PR) firm with an outstanding track record of delivering PR and communication solutions for clients across various business sectors, including banking & finance, real estate & professional services, lifestyle, and technology, among others. The firm boasts a client portfolio that includes Henderson Land Group, Cushman & Wakefield, Bank of Singapore, UBS, JP Morgan, Cyberport, Bang & Olufsen, MMD and Aruba.
“We’re excited to welcome Belinda and the CCG team to Redhill – we’ve long admired their excellent work and, together, built a strong working relationship over the past two years. CCG brings with it not only regional experience and presence but also a high-quality team in Hong Kong and Greater China region. This is an important milestone for Redhill as we set our sights on acquiring like-minded agencies across the world, as we further our mission to be a global agency with Asian roots,” said Jacob Puthenparambil, CEO, Redhill.
“We are thrilled to join the fast-growing, award-winning and highly-motivated Redhill family and are looking forward to incorporate a wider spectrum of clients with our diversified expertise. We have been in Hong Kong for 20 years and the team is ready to embark on a fuller professional journey and a promising breakthrough in our careers. With roots in the dynamic Greater China region, we join forces with Redhill to bring both our achievements to the next level,” said Belinda Chan, Founder & Managing Partner, CCG.
Since its inception in 2014, Redhill has grown from 30 employees in 2017 to over 110 employees in 2022, achieving a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 42.90 percent. Following an impressive year for Redhill in 2021, the company has continued the momentum into the new year, recently being listed as one of Singapore’s fastest-growing companies by The Straits Times and Statista in 2022. Redhill is the first full-service PR and communications agency to make the illustrious list and has been included in the list for the second year in a row.