Elton Consulting acquired by leading professional services firm WSP

Elton Consulting is excited to announce that it is now a WSP company, official as of 21 November, 2019.

WSP is one of the world’s leading professional services firms. It provides engineering and design services to clients in the Transportation & Infrastructure, Property and Buildings, Environment, Power and Energy, Resources and Industry sectors, as well as offering strategic advisory services.

WSP’s experts include engineers, advisors, technicians, scientists, architects, planners, surveyors and environmental specialists, as well as other design, program and construction management professionals. With approximately 50,000 talented people globally, WSP is uniquely positioned to deliver successful and sustainable projects, wherever clients are based.

Kim Anson, Chief Executive, Elton Consulting, said: “In addition to a similar culture, WSP and Elton Consulting share a genuine commitment to working collaboratively with our clients to make a difference to our cities and regions, communities and organisations. Together we will develop even more creative and comprehensive consulting solutions.

“There will be no change to the way we work with clients or the way we do business. The company maintains its staff, culture and strong commitment to client projects, our client relationships and all our services.”

Alexandre L’Heureux, President & CEO of WSP said “This acquisition supports WSP’s 2019-2021 Global Strategic Plan’s objective to diversify into strategic advisory areas, and the firm’s commitment to offering clients a broader range of consulting services.”

Guy Templeton, President & CEO of WSP in Australia & New Zealand said: “Our clients have told us that strategic advice, urban and regional planning, as well as early and consistent community engagement are increasingly critical to their success. Elton Consulting’s skills-base and deep experience add depth to WSP’s existing capabilities and combined with their other services, we have a truly powerful offering.”

Trusted advisors to senior management in government, the private and community sectors since 1989, Elton Consulting’s team is looking forward to continuing delivery of its services to clients across Australia.