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WSP Global is a professional services consulting firm that plans, designs, and manages engineering solutions in the areas of energy environment, healthcare, high-rise, and maritime. It offers design-build, program and project management, rail design, transport planning, environmental due diligence, and other services.

TypePublic
Founded1959
HQMontréal, CA
Websitewsp.com
Employee Ratings3.6

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)47,000
Job Openings932
Revenue (FY, 2020)C$8.8 B(-1%)
Share Price (Sept 2021)C$163.9
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at WSP Global

Alexandre L'Heureux

Alexandre L'Heureux

President and Chief Executive Officer
Guy Templeton

Guy Templeton

President and CEO, Asia Pacific
Greg Kane

Greg Kane

Chief Executive Officer, Middle East
Lewis P. Cornell

Lewis P. Cornell

President and Chief Executive Officer of WSP, USA
Ivy Kong

Ivy Kong

Chief Executive Officer, Asia
Robert Ouellette

Robert Ouellette

Chief Corporate Services Officer
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WSP Global Office Locations

WSP Global has offices in Montréal, Abbotsford, Amos, Athabasca and in 360 other locations
Montréal, CA (HQ)
16TH FLOOR 1600 Boulevard René-Lévesque O
Abbotsford, CA
32988 S Fraser Way #502
Amos, CA
200-3 Rue Principale N
Athabasca, CA
4706 50 Ave
Aurora, CA
126 Don Hillock Dr Unit 2
Baie-Comeau, CA
1890 Avenue Charles Normand
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WSP Global Financials and Metrics

WSP Global Revenue

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WSP Global's revenue was reported to be C$8.8 b in FY, 2020 which is a 1.3% decrease from the previous period.
CAD

Revenue (FY, 2020)

8.8b

Revenue growth (FY, 2019 - FY, 2020), %

(1.3%)

Gross profit (FY, 2020)

1.6b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2020), %

18.6%

Net income (FY, 2020)

277.4m

EBIT (FY, 2020)

459.4m

Market capitalization (3-Sept-2021)

18.6b

Closing stock price (3-Sept-2021)

163.9

Cash (31-Dec-2020)

437.1m

EV

19.8b
WSP Global's current market capitalization is C$18.6 b.
Annual
CADFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

6.9b7.9b8.9b8.8b

Revenue growth, %

14%13%(1%)

Cost of goods sold

5.7b6.5b7.2b7.2b

Gross profit

1.2b1.5b1.7b1.6b
Quarterly
CADQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Revenue

1.9b2.0b1.9b2.2b2.3b2.2b2.2b2.2b2.1b

Cost of goods sold

1.6b1.7b1.6b1.8b1.9b1.8b1.8b1.8b1.7b

Gross profit

332.8m369.2m370.6m373.3m443.9m452.8m383.7m423.4m434.1m

Gross profit Margin, %

17%18%19%17%19%20%17%19%20%
Annual
CADFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

185.1m254.7m255.6m437.1m

Accounts Receivable

1.3b1.6b1.5b1.3b

Prepaid Expenses

111.6m99.0m104.2m168.7m

Current Assets

2.7b3.2b3.3b3.3b
Quarterly
CADQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Cash

192.6m153.4m173.9m219.7m252.8m215.2m902.6m711.8m595.4m

Prepaid Expenses

106.8m121.0m88.0m

Current Assets

2.8b2.8b2.7b3.1b3.3b3.2b4.2b3.8b3.6b

PP&E

321.5m314.1m305.2m335.5m349.1m324.6m348.1m344.2m323.8m
Annual
CADFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

213.3m248.8m285.7m277.4m

Depreciation and Amortization

168.8m194.4m482.4m476.3m

Accounts Payable

86.4m26.0m9.3m98.5m

Cash From Operating Activities

395.4m669.7m814.3m1.1b
Quarterly
CADQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Net Income

49.7m117.5m205.4m62.0m151.2m244.9m14.3m102.6m207.4m

Depreciation and Amortization

46.9m93.3m139.9m107.5m215.4m324.0m116.6m237.8m355.1m

Accounts Payable

(46.8m)(83.9m)(12.3m)(66.9m)(80.9m)(115.3m)(57.2m)16.3m(1.3m)

Cash From Operating Activities

60.5m70.9m332.3m27.7m124.3m388.8m3.2m509.9m743.3m
CADFY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

165.3k

Debt/Equity

0.4 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

2.2 x
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WSP Global Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
kW Mission Critical EngineeringJanuary 27, 2021
LT EnvironmentalJanuary 06, 2020
OrbiconSeptember 03, 2019
Louis BergerDecember 18, 2018c$481.6 m
OpusDecember 04, 2017c$217.1 m
ConColNovember 02, 2017
POCHJuly 18, 2017
YR&GJune 05, 2017
MouchelOctober 13, 2016
Schlumberger - Industrial Water Consultancy BusinessJuly 25, 2016
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WSP Global Revenue Breakdown

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WSP Global revenue breakdown by business segment: 55.4% from Transportation & Infrastructure, 21.9% from Property & Buildings, 13.4% from Environment and 9.2% from Other

WSP Global revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 37.3% from United States, 21.7% from Others, 8.1% from Sweden, 13.0% from Canada, 12.7% from United Kingdom and 7.3% from Australia

Human Capital Metrics

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WSP Global Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

72/100

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WSP Global Online and Social Media Presence

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WSP Global News and Updates

World Environmental Consulting Services Market Report 2021, with AECOM, Amec Foster Wheeler, Arcadis, WSP Global Inc and Tetra Tech

Dublin, July 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Environmental Consulting Services Global Market Opportunities and Strategies to 2030: COVID-19 Impact and Recovery" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

WSP Acquires b+p, Increasing Its Strategic Advisory Services Expertise and Presence in Switzerland

WSP Global is pleased to announce that it has acquired b+p baurealisation (“b+p”), a 100-employee engineering and consulting firm. Based in Zurich, Switzerland, with additional offices across the country, b+p offers primarily project & construction management and cost management services to both…

WSP Commits to Net Zero, Supported by Science-Based Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reduction Targets

WSP Global Inc. (TSX: WSP) (“WSP” or the “Corporation”) is pleased to announce ambitious climate action through a commitment to achieve net zero emissions across its value chain by 2040. To support the achievement of its net zero commitment, the Corporation has set science-based greenhouse gas (GHG)…

WSP Global Announces Private Offering of $500 Million Senior Unsecured Notes

MONTREAL, April 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- WSP Global Inc. (TSX: WSP) (“WSP” or the “Corporation”) announced today that it has priced an offering of $500 million aggregate principal amount of 2.408% senior unsecured notes due April 19, 2028 (the “Notes”).

WSP Completes Acquisition of Golder, Creating the Leading Global Environmental Consulting Firm, and Announces an Executive Leadership Appointment in Canada

WSP Global Inc. (TSX: WSP) (“WSP” or the “Corporation”) is pleased to announce that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of Enterra Holdings Ltd., the holding company of Golder Associates ("Golder"), through a plan of arrangement pursuant to the Companies Act (Nova Scotia) (the "Acq…

WSP Global misses expectations despite Q4 profit surging to $68.9M on lower revenues

WSP Global Inc. missed expectations even as its net income surged in the fourth quarter but fell for all of 2020. The Montreal-based engineering firm says its net income attributable to shareholders was $68.
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WSP Global Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was WSP Global founded?

    WSP Global was founded in 1959.

  • Who are WSP Global key executives?

    WSP Global's key executives are Alexandre L'Heureux, Guy Templeton and Greg Kane.

  • How many employees does WSP Global have?

    WSP Global has 47,000 employees.

  • What is WSP Global revenue?

    Latest WSP Global annual revenue is C$8.8 b.

  • What is WSP Global revenue per employee?

    Latest WSP Global revenue per employee is C$187.3 k.

  • Who are WSP Global competitors?

    Competitors of WSP Global include Eiffage, Kajima and SACYR.

  • Where is WSP Global headquarters?

    WSP Global headquarters is located at 16TH FLOOR 1600 Boulevard René-Lévesque O, Montréal.

  • Where are WSP Global offices?

    WSP Global has offices in Montréal, Abbotsford, Amos, Athabasca and in 360 other locations.

  • How many offices does WSP Global have?

    WSP Global has 420 offices.