Bell Pottinger said it had hired accountancy firm BDO "to look at all options for the business including a possible sale" as the tarnished company faced the prospect of being broken up. A source told The Guardian UK that a number of senior figures in the company who have directly brought money into the firm have also quit.
"For it to be done in South Africa, a country which has become an global beacon of hope for its progress towards racial reconciliation, is a matter of profound regret and in no way reflects the values of Bell Pottinger", it said.
Bell Pottinger's adoption of despicable tactics, which included fake news and social media accounts, allowed its client, the Gupta family, to manipulate the state for personal gain and left the people of SA worse off.
Bell Pottinger was expelled from the PR industry's trade body last night.
The billionaire Guptas have been accused of benefiting financially from their close links to Jacob Zuma, the South African President. That followed the resignation of chief executive James Henderson on Sunday in the wake of the company's own internal investigation into its PR campaign, which has been criticised for being racist and anti-white. He said while he had ultimate responsibility for Bell Pottinger, he had been "misled" over the campaign by colleagues.
In a statement, Bell Pottinger said it accepted there were lessons to be learned, but disputed "the basis on which the ruling was made".
TalkTalk, one of the UK's biggest broadband operators, had a contract with Bell Pottinger which ended earlier this year.
"Due to reasons of confidentiality we do not comment on business matters of this nature", a BDO spokesperson said.
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