Ryan Brain is WSP in Canada’s President and Chief Executive Officer. Ryan is a dynamic leader with a strong understanding of strategy, growth, unparalleled client service, and leading large multifunctional teams from his 20-plus years in the professional services industry. Before joining the WSP in January 2019, Ryan was Regional Managing Partner, Toronto at Deloitte. He a Certified Management Consultant with a Master of Management Sciences from the University of Waterloo. Committed to supporting youth development, Ryan also serves as Vice Chair of the YMCA of Greater Toronto Board of Directors.
Leading a team of 8,200 professionals across Canada, Ryan oversees the management and delivery of technical expertise and strategic advice to diverse clients in the Transportation & Infrastructure, Property & Buildings, Environment, Industry, Resources (including Mining and Oil & Gas) and Energy sectors.
WSP is a globally recognized professional services firm with more than 48,000 engineers, technicians, scientists, architects, planners, surveyors and environmental specialists, as well as other design, program and construction management professionals. Headquartered in Montreal, WSP has a network of 550 offices in 40 countries worldwide.