We Are Social

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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.
TypePrivate
Founded2008
HQLondon, GB
Websitewearesocial.com
Employee Ratings3.7

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Employees (est.) (Jun 2019)1,516(+2%)
Revenue (FY, 2017)£21.1 M(+16%)

Key People/Management at We Are Social

Rob Fitzgerald

Rob Fitzgerald

President
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
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We Are Social Office Locations

We Are Social has offices in London, Greater London, Singapore, Milano and in 10 other locations
London, GB (HQ)
18 Finsbury Square
Greater London, GB
14-18 Finsbury Square
Chippendale, AU
107 Regent St
São Paulo, BR
2118 R. Fradique Coutinho
Chaoyang Qu, CN
9 Guang Hua Lu
Hongkou Qu, CN
575号 Wu Song Lu
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We Are Social Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2008

We Are Social Revenue

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We Are Social's revenue was reported to be £21.12 m in FY, 2017
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2017)

21.1m

Gross profit (FY, 2017)

7.3m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2017), %

34.4%

Net income (FY, 2017)

1.8m

EBITDA (FY, 2017)

2.1m

EBIT (FY, 2017)

1.7m

Cash (31-Dec-2017)

2.7m
GBPFY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

5.9m10.1m21.6m16.3m18.2m21.1m

Cost of goods sold

4.2m6.7m12.2m9.7m11.0m13.8m

Gross profit

1.7m3.4m9.4m6.7m7.2m7.3m

Gross profit Margin, %

29%34%43%41%40%34%
GBPFY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

93.6k16.6k82.2k792.6k467.8k2.1m2.0m2.7m2.7m

Accounts Receivable

139.5k677.0k1.3m1.1m5.3m3.4m3.5m4.3m3.6m

Current Assets

233.1k695.7k1.4m3.2m5.8m9.9m11.5m16.0m19.4m

PP&E

6.8k7.7k101.4k282.2k293.6k212.8k2.3m2.3m2.0m
GBPFY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

378.2k1.5m3.5m2.1m1.7m1.8m

Dividends Paid

10.0k

Income Taxes Paid

(507.1k)(478.8k)
GBPY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

17.4k

Financial Leverage

1.7 x
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We Are Social Online and Social Media Presence

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We Are Social’s Monday Mashup #448

Facebook prepares for its cryptocurrency launch, LinkedIn launches even more platform updates - and more. The latest social media news in our Monday Mashup. The post We Are Social’s Monday Mashup #448 appeared first on We Are Social.

MERCOLEDÌ SOCIAL #480

Settimana intensa e ricca di news per il nostro quattrocentottantesimo mercoledì social. Non perdiamo tempo e iniziamo subito con le più interessanti! I testi delle canzoni... The post MERCOLEDÌ SOCIAL #480 appeared first on We Are Social.

Why Facebook privacy will make data more powerful than ever

Chief Strategy Officer, Mobbie Nazir examines Facebook's shift towards privacy and what it could mean for the value of data in the future. The post Why Facebook privacy will make data more powerful than ever appeared first on We Are Social USA.

We Are Social’s Monday Mashup #447

Facebook introduces Avatars, Instagram allows brands to create ads from influencer content - and more. The latest social media news in our Monday Mashup. The post We Are Social’s Monday Mashup #447 appeared first on We Are Social USA.

Can social commerce be the next wave of retail?

GlobalWebIndex's Olivia Valentine examines how social platforms are building up their e-commerce credentials and the opportunities for retailers and brands. The post Can social commerce be the next wave of retail? appeared first on We Are Social USA.

Putting our people and culture at the heart of global growth

We Are Social promotes Lisa Bain to Chief People Officer, who will head up the recently formed People & Culture team. The post Putting our people and culture at the heart of global growth appeared first on We Are Social.
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We Are Social Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was We Are Social founded?

    We Are Social was founded in 2008.

  • Who are We Are Social key executives?

    We Are Social's key executives are Rob Fitzgerald, Jim Coleman and Robin Grant.

  • How many employees does We Are Social have?

    We Are Social has 1,516 employees.

  • What is We Are Social revenue?

    Latest We Are Social annual revenue is £21.1 m.

  • What is We Are Social revenue per employee?

    Latest We Are Social revenue per employee is £13.9 k.

  • Who are We Are Social competitors?

    Competitors of We Are Social include LookSmart, Direct Results Marketing and We Are Friday.

  • Where is We Are Social headquarters?

    We Are Social headquarters is located at 18 Finsbury Square, London.

  • Where are We Are Social offices?

    We Are Social has offices in London, Greater London, Singapore, Milano and in 10 other locations.

  • How many offices does We Are Social have?

    We Are Social has 17 offices.