The sage of Soho has more recently been in the news because of his long term incentive plan that saw his pay top £70m. Those shareholders who grumbled at his pay must be red faced as WPP reports continued growth in profits and improved shareholder value. More importantly Sir Martin was a supporter of the UK remaining in the EU yet WPP still forecasts growth in the UK and sees an opportunity to learn from independent Singapore when it comes to global trade. Positive news from a business that is highly connected to global business