EO in 25 objects No.7 : Mott MacDonald


Are a global engineering, management and development consultancy with a staff of 15,531, consisting of environmentalists, planners, economists, project finance advisors, cost consultants, business strategists and more. Their aim is to provide clients with an all-encompassing, knowledgeable service that saves time, but adheres to best practices.  Some 80% of their business is from repeat custom.

100% Employee owned with no external shareholders, the Company boasts a retention rate of over 90% for senior staff. Mott MacDonald are listed amongst the top 50 employee owned companies in the UK.

Employee Ownership means we all need to agree to major change and that is very powerful.  We have the ability to make our own decisions locally so the business can grow and develop to suit local markets.” – Ashley Taylor, Divisional Director