Acceleration Partners Names Helen Southgate MD for UK and Europe Expansion

Former affilinet UK head, Helen Southgate, has been named Acceleration Partners’ new UK managing director as it launches in the region. Southgate joins the Boston-headquartered agency to oversee new operations in the UK and Europe, as her new employer joins a number of other American outfits looking to capitalise on UK performance marketing growth, topping £1.5 billion in spend last year.