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Brainlabs provides a single solution marketing model bringing together technology, biddable agency services and consultancy. Notable clients include leading brands such as Formula1 and TUI.
Founded in 2012, the company has grown organically from one to 240 people in just seven years. It has also been placed 1st in Deloitte’s Tech Track Fast 50, 5th in the Financial Times fastest growing companies in Europe, 5th in the Sunday Times Best Small Companies to Work For, and Master of Marketing Agency of the Year two years in a row.
CEO, Daniel Gilbert, left Google to set up Brainlabs in his parents’ attic, having seen an opportunity to disrupt the marketing industry with an innovative, scientific approach. Since the original Livingbridge investment, Brainlabs has acquired Distilled, a leading SEO agency, and Hanapin, a US-based search marketing agency.
Livingbridge announces exit of Brainlabs
Brainlabs acquires Bengaluru-based Nabler
Brainlabs acquires Social Ad Creative Studio Consumer Acquisition
Stephen Allan joins Brainlabs as full-time chairman to drive global expansion
Brainlabs acquires international Amazon agency Molzi
Brainlabs acquires Google Marketing Partner agency MediaNet
Livingbridge Investee Company Brainlabs Completes Acquisition
Brainlabs completes two acquisitions
“I can’t wait to see what bringing these two fantastic teams together can do for our clients. These are our first steps towards our vision of creating the agency model of the future: no silos, no departments, just brilliant teams centred around clients, allowing us to deliver best-in-class digital marketing.”
Daniel Gilbert, CEO, Brainlabs
Havas Media UK chief Matt Adams joins Brainlabs as Managing Director
“Matt is what I would describe as hungry but humble and has a level of ambition that matches what we have for the business, which is to grow exponentially,”
Daniel Gilbert, CEO of Brainlabs