We Are Social

We Are Social. We deliver world-class creative ideas with forward-thinking brands. We believe in people, not platforms and the power of social insight to drive business value. We call this social thinking. We are a global agency. With more than 550 people in 11 offices around the world, 150 here in our London HQ. We deliver world-class creative campaigns and strategies based on social insights, for forward-thinking brands including adidas, Audi, Google and Netflix. Our work has been recently recognised by Cannes Lions, Webbys, Lovies, Creative Circle and many more, and we’re focused on creating ideas powered by people, not platforms – a formula that’s proven very successful over the last seven years. Our international team works across offices in London, New York, San Francisco, Paris, Milan, Munich, Berlin, Singapore, Shanghai, Sydney and São Paulo, our mission is to put social thinking at the centre of marketing.
Company Growth (employees)
London, GB
Size (employees)
1,358 (est)
We Are Social was founded in 2008 and is headquartered in London, GB

Key People at We Are Social

Rob Fitzgerald

Rob Fitzgerald

Jim Coleman

Jim Coleman

Managing Director
Robin Grant

Robin Grant

Global Managing Director
Lucy Doubleday

Lucy Doubleday

Operations Director
Elie Adamson

Elie Adamson

Client Services Director
Simon Kemp

Simon Kemp

Regional Managing Partner
Nathan McDonald

Nathan McDonald

Global Managing Partner

We Are Social Office Locations

We Are Social has offices in London, Paris, New York, San Francisco and in 10 other locations
London, GB (HQ)
18 Finsbury Square
Berlin, DE
41 Zossener Str.
Greater London, GB
14-18 Finsbury Square
Berlin, DE
25 Schützenstraße
Chaoyang Qu, CN
9 Guang Hua Lu
Hongkou Qu, CN
575号 Wu Song Lu
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We Are Social Data and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date


We Are Social Financial Metrics

We Are Social's revenue was reported to be £16.3 m in FY, 2015 which is a 62% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2015)

16.3 m

Gross profit (FY, 2015)

6.7 m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2015), %


Net income (FY, 2015)

2.1 m

Cash (31-Dec-2015)

2 m
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2015


10.1 m16.3 m

Cost of goods sold

6.7 m9.7 m

Gross profit

3.4 m6.7 m

Gross profit Margin, %

GBPFY, 2013FY, 2015


467.8 k2 m

Accounts Receivable

5.3 m3.5 m

Current Assets

5.8 m11.5 m


522.8 k2.3 m
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2015

Income Taxes Paid

(507.1 k)(478.8 k)
Y, 2015

Financial Leverage

1.5 x
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Traffic Overview of We Are Social

We Are Social Online and Social Media Presence

We Are Social News and Updates

The TechCrunch Podcast: Augmented reality’s promise

 Welcome back to the TechCrunch Podcast, where we take a deeper dive into the hottest topics coming down tech’s pike. In this episode, Founders Fund partner Cyan Banister and Super Ventures managing partner Matt Miesnieks joined TechCrunch editor-in-chief Matthew Panzarino to talk the past, present …

There are now over 3 billion social media users in the world — about 40 percent of the global population

There are now over 3 billion (!!!) people logging onto social media accounts around the world, meaning that almost half of the world's population spends at least part of their day updating their status or story.  A new report compiled by Hootsuite and We Are Social and published by The Next Web …

Number of social media users passes 3 billion with no signs of slowing

The latest Global Digital Statshot from We Are Social and Hootsuite reveals that the number of people using social media around the world has just passed the momentous three billion mark: Growth trends show no signs of slowing either, with the number of active social media users growing at a rate of…

Why algorithms will be at the core of our AI-powered future, and why you should care

For the second year in a row, We Are Social had the privilege of presenting at Vivid Sydney this year. Already one of the world’s leading festivals, Vivid is a bit like SXSW: an amalgam of inspiring people, creative work, and fresh ideas across a variety of themes and topics. For our 2017 keynote, I…

Global Digital Stats for June 2017: Facebook active users decline, mobile usage hits 5 billion and more

The latest snapshot in We Are Social and Hootsuite’s series of reports on digital use around the world reveals some important trends in people’s behaviour. The overall trend is still one of strong growth, but there are some surprises behind these numbers too. Mobile Milestones The top headline in di…

The global state of the internet in April 2017

Things change fast in the world of digital, and it’s already been three months since the Digital in 2017 series of reports published – in partnership with We Are Social and Hootsuite – so it’s high time for another global ‘Statshot’ updates. As the SlideShare below shows, the digital landscape has a…
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We Are Social Company Life and Culture

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