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About Ascential

Ascential (LON: ASCL) is an international business-to-business media company. It offers product design, financial services, marketing, digital commerce, and retail services through its brands. The company was founded in 1947 and is based in London, U.K.

Headquarters Location

33 Kingsway

London, England, WC2B 6UF,

United Kingdom

+44 (0)207 516 5000



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CB Insights Intelligence Analysts have mentioned Ascential in 1 CB Insights research brief, most recently on Nov 9, 2023.

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Latest Ascential News

Turunc Advises Ascential on Sale of WGSN to Apax Partners

Feb 12, 2024

Turunc, working with Travers Smith, Slaughter & May, and Fried Frank, has advised Ascential on the sale of its WGSN global consumer trends forecasting and product design business to funds advised by Apax Partners for a total enterprise value of up to GBP 700 million. Reportedly, August Debouzy, Bowman Gilfillan, Chiomenti, Clayton Utz, FCR Law, Gomez-Acebo & Pombo, Howse Williams, Latham & Watkins, and Noerr advised Ascential as well. Allen & Overy and Kirkland & Ellis reportedly advised Apax Partners.

Ascential Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

  • When was Ascential founded?

    Ascential was founded in 1947.

  • Where is Ascential's headquarters?

    Ascential's headquarters is located at 33 Kingsway, London.

  • What is Ascential's latest funding round?

    Ascential's latest funding round is PIPE.

  • Who are the investors of Ascential?

    Investors of Ascential include MT Holdings.

  • Who are Ascential's competitors?

    Competitors of Ascential include Algopix.


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