Skip to main content

PLEASE NOTE: For everyone’s safety, Fasken recommends anyone on-site at our Canadian offices be familiar with the COVID-19 recommendations in place which may include one or more of the following: social distancing, hand sanitizing, wearing a mask in common areas and proof of full vaccination. These measures apply to lawyers, staff, clients, service providers and other visitors.

Client Work

Cansult merges to create Cansult Maunsell

Fasken
Reading Time 1 minute read Subscribe

Overview

Client

Cansult

On October 1, 2006, Cansult Limited, one of the most successful consulting firms in the Arabian Gulf merged with AECOM, a leading global provider of design and management services in the transportation, facilities, and environmental markets. Cansult, headquartered in Ontario, has more than US$60 million in annual revenue and approximately 700 employees operating out of offices in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah, Doha, and Al Ain, as well as in Ontario. As a result of the merger, Cansult will be aligned with the Arabian Gulf operations of AECOM's Maunsell operating company. Maunsell is among the fastest-growing firms in the Asia-Pacific and Middle East region, with more than 3,000 employees and a project portfolio that includes the US$18 billion Al Raha Beach Development, the US$108 million Dubai Studio City Sound Stages, and the US$3.5 billion Dubai Metro Project. Fasken Martineau advised Cansult in this transaction with a team comprised of Roxanne McCormick and Lisa Marcuzzi (corporate), Alan Schwartz and Mitchell Thaw (tax) and student-at-law Alex Nikolic.

Team

    Subscribe

    Receive email updates from our team

    Subscribe