Who we are


WKC Group is an award winning, privately owned environmental consultancy firm undertaking independent, scientific studies on behalf of clients in a range of sectors. Since establishment in 2009, WKC has advised on some of the world’s largest energy and mining projects as well as numerous transportation, power and water, and residential developments throughout Asia, the Middle East, Africa and beyond. WKC operates out of four strategically located offices in the Middle East, Africa and Europe.



Above all else we value technical excellence and client satisfaction. We foster a culture of pride and humility amongst our employees, and we are constantly striving to be at the forefront of innovations arising within our respective scientific fields

Dr Ian James, Director


Management team


Ian James

Dr Ian James

WKC Group Richard Palmer

Richard Palmer
General Manager, UK
London & UK


Greg Ashcroft
Office Manager
Dubai, UAE


WKC Group Marc Blanche

Marc Blanché
General Manager, RSA
Durban, RSA