Carat has consistently been awarded the number one position in the Qualitative ranking since 2013, achieving this accolade nine times out of the last ten reports published.
In this latest report, Carat has an 11% lead over the number 2 player, and has increased its Quali-points by +238 since February 2015.
The report ranks networks and groups according to the RECMA Qualitative Evaluation in 46 countries, analysing over 700 agencies according to 18 criteria.
Will Swayne, Global President, said of the result, "To be awarded the number one position for the ninth time and to have such consistency across the reports since 2013, is fantastic and testament to our ability to continually redefine media and deliver better performance for our clients. I am proud to be working with such a talented network of people."