Purpose is key motivator for early career E&S consulting professionals

Environmental & sustainability early career professionals have their say on sector entry routes, job satisfaction, retention and the skills crisis in Environment Analyst’s latest survey.

Europe, Global, UK

Sustainability Consulting Awards winners announced Locked

Winners include Jacobs for transforming its internal net zero and sustainability performance; WSP’s game-changing acquisition of Golder; and RIO ESG’s role in developing an innovative AI-enabled ESG ratings platform

Global, North America, UK

Top 100 environmental & sustainability consultancy firms unveiled Locked

Environment Analyst’s Top 100 report identifies the largest E&S consultancies operating globally in 2020/21.

Europe, Global, North America

Global Business Summit: ERM’s CEO on digital transformation, ESG and key megatrends

We spoke to ERM’s global chief executive officer Tom Reichert to get some early insights ahead of his Industry Keynote Address at our Global Business Summit next week.

Global, North America

WSP to acquire RPS, expanding E&S consultancy presence globally & in UK Locked

WSP’s agreement to purchase RPS will further Canadian-based firm’s ambition to become the premier global environmental & sustainability consultancy, with 23,000 experts worldwide.

Canada, Europe, North America, UK

MarineSpace acquisition ramps up ERM's renewables business Locked

ERM eyes expansion across global marine consultancy services.

Europe, Global, UK

ERM strives to go further on sustainability Locked

Global consultancy articulates how it is ‘accelerating impact’ in latest sustainability report.

Europe, Global, UK

Industry report calls for climate disclosure harmony Locked

Study from ERM's Sustainability Institute and software firm Persefoni highlights "substantial convergence" among new climate disclosure frameworks.

Global, North America, UK

ERM Dolphyn and Source Energie announce plans to develop Celtic Sea floating wind site Locked

Goal is production of green hydrogen rather than electricity - to reduce reliance on fossil fuels

UK

Transition, security, natural solutions: ushering in a new energy era Locked

The turbulent turn of world events has reinforced the urgency for the planet to move away from fossil fuel dependence. Transition was the subject of the day at this year’s International Energy Week, which featured expert commentators from BP, ERM, EY, Schlumberger, Shell and more

Europe, Global, UK

Consultancies including AECOM, ERM and Jacobs sever Russian ties Locked

Consultancy majors and their clients – notably including several western energy companies – are closing down business links to Russia, in response to the invasion of Ukraine

Europe, Global, Russia & CIS

FT survey awards gold stars for E&S consultants Locked

Environment Analysts' Top 100 firms appear prominently in FT’s fifth annual rating of the UK’s leading management consultants and environmental & sustainability (E&S) advisers

Global, UK

Consultancies leading by example in the journey to net zero Locked

An Environment Analyst panel explored progress being made by environmental & sustainability advisers in both facilitating and leading in a just transition - featuring business leaders from AECOM, Anthesis, ERM and WSP 

Global, UK

Former BCG exec takes the helm at ERM Locked

Tom Reichert steps up as CEO following departure of Keryn James

Europe, Global, North America, UK

Keryn James steps down as ERM CEO Locked

Surprise departure of ERM boss following completion of KKR financing deal

Europe, Global, UK

ERM acquires AI and data specialist OPEX Locked

Europe, Global, UK

ERM debuts ESG Fusion data platform Locked

Company hopes to gain competitive edge by using advanced analytics, including AI and machine learning, to generate ESG scores

Global, UK

ERM commits to nature positive business Locked

London-headquartered firm's commitments include tree planting, rewilding, observing Earth Day and contributing to at least one global event each year

Europe, Global, UK

ERM’s SustainAbility Institute explores ESG opportunities in finance Locked

How to connect ESG, capital markets and CFOs

Global, UK

What the low carbon economy transition means to ERM Locked

How the evolving needs of ERM’s key clients - particularly around the energy transition and decarbonisation - are informing the billion-dollar revenue global sustainability consultancy’s growth strategy and how its recent clutch of acquisitions are helping to meet those needs

Europe, Global, UK

Strategic sustainability now top indicator of leadership Locked

ERM-backed survey reveals changes to corporate sustainability focus through pandemic

Global

Additional low-carbon tech advisory buy for ERM Locked

Global sustainability consultancy ERM has announced the acquisition of Element Energy, a specialist consultancy headquartered in Cambridge, UK

Europe, Global, UK

Corfe announced as Waterman’s national ecology lead Locked

Experienced professional brings extensive experience of major projects and EIA to her new role

UK

ERM reports on sustainability progress, buys renewables consultancy Locked

Latest acquisition by London-headquartered consultancy underlines focus on energy transition opportunities

Europe, Global, UK

‘Long road ahead’ for private equity on climate Locked

Research based on interviews with 27 leading private equity partners - which between them have more than $3.2tn under management - has revealed that the private equity sector has a long way to go before it has fully integrated both systemic risks and investment opportunities associated with climate change.

Global

ERM acquires low-carbon consultancy E4tech Locked

London-headquartered consultant adds further capabilities around energy transition

Europe, Global, UK

Soaring demand and cultural compatibility: M&A today Locked

A sellers’ market and soaring demand characterise the acquisition landscape in the consulting engineering space, but buyers are no less determined to ensure cultural compatibility between M&A matches

Global, North America, UK

KKR to buy majority share in ERM from OMERS and AIMCo Locked

New York investment house KKR secures majority share in ERM, valuing the global environmental consultancy at $2.7bn

Europe, Global, UK

Consultancies make fresh sustainability commitments Locked

Four of the leading global environmental consulting firms have in recent days committed to new or more ambitious climate and sustainability targets for their own operations

Global, North America, UK

UK environmental consulting resilient despite Brexit & CV-19

Sector hits all-time high of £1.9bn in 2019 before pandemic forces decline last year; Jacobs confirmed new market leader, then RSK, WSP, AECOM and RPS; demand for climate change & energy services surges as net zero and climate resilience efforts ramp up

Europe, Global, UK