News July 12, 2018
Dept acquires Danish online marketing agency to re-enforce Nordic ambitions
QuantAds, one of Denmark’s largest online marketing agencies, becomes part of digital agency Dept. The Danish agency employs 50 people from their base in Copenhagen and will further strengthen the global ambitions of Dept.
By becoming part of one of Europe’s leading agency, QuantAds will strengthen the digital competencies as well as geographic opportunities for both parties. According to Lasse Loftin Rasmussen, CEO of QuantAds, this enables them to improve their market position and raise annual revenue growth to over 30%.
“To become part of Dept brings us a massive lift in digital capabilities and will enable us to take QuantAds to the next level. For our clients, there are several obvious synergies within both our core competency which is online traffic and sales optimization, but also new business areas such as platform commerce, media and Amazon marketing”, says Lasse Loftin Rasmussen.
QuantAds combines their business understanding and analytical methods from management consulting with deep expertise within digital marketing. Moreover, the Danish digital marketing agency has an international focus. They cover 23 languages with native speaking digital specialists. Its portfolio includes well-known customers such as Jysk, Steel Series, Ganni en Marks & Spencer.
Paul Manuel, co-founder of Dept: “The Nordics are known as one of the world’s most advanced digital economies. With QuantAds as part of Dept, we are at the forefront of innovative digital marketing services. Combining these enthusiastic data experts with our creativity and technology specialists will definitely help us in meeting growing international market demands.”
Dept is an international digital agency, headquartered in Amsterdam. One agency uniting creativity, technology and data. Helping clients reinvent and accelerate their digital reality by creating experiences that people want and businesses need. Currently, Dept employs a team of 1.000, turns over more than 115 million Euros and is operating out of ten countries in Europe and the USA. With this acquisition, Dept takes the first step towards expansion into the Nordic market.