Reported net revenue up 9.3% for the full year, with Epsilon contributing in H2
Organic growth at -2.3%, in line with update provided in October
Operating margin rate up, at 17.3% (1) (+30 basis points), including c.€100m additional investment in talents
Headline diluted EPS of €5.02 (+8.2%) (2) and Free Cash Flow (3) of nearly €1.3 billion (+8.2%)
Number 1 in New Business for the 2nd year in a row (4)
Confirmation of 2020 outlook
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