Bates CHI & Partners (formerly Bates 141 and Bates) is an advertising and marketing agency and a member of the WPP Group. Bates CHI&Partners is Asia's newest network startup. Launched on February 28, 2013, this partnership brings together Bates ? an Asia top ten agency by revenue with 14 offices in nine countries across Asia, and CHI, the UK's most awarded independent agency at Cannes. With 16 offices worldwide and a creative corridor from Shanghai to London and New York, Bates CHI&Partners creates Big Ideas for Ambitious Brands.