The top PR agencies in London and the UK 2024

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The 2024 PRWeek Top 150 rankings are in, and Roxhill's media database continues to empower our clients! Twelve of our clients have been recognised as PRWeek's top 12 PR agencies in London and the UK, showcasing their expertise across various industries.

Who are PRWeek UK?

PRWeek UK is the go-to publication for public relations and communications professionals, offering news, analysis, features, and career opportunities.

What is PRWeek UK's Top 150 list?

PRWeek’s annual Top 150 list isn’t just a ranking – it’s the who’s who of the UK’s most influential PR consultancies.

This esteemed list identifies PR firms based on their size, impact, and performance, serving as a benchmark for success within the industry.

What are the perks of making PRWeek UK's list?

Earning a spot on the prestigious PRWeek UK list is a coveted achievement that shines a spotlight on a PR agency’s excellence, solidifying its reputation as a trusted leader within the public relations landscape.

This recognition fosters confidence not only from existing clients but also from prospects looking for a proven PR agency to support their business needs.

In essence, getting a PRWeek accolade is a double win, validating your expertise while attracting new clients.

How does Roxhill contribute to the success of UK's top PR agencies?

Roxhill plays an essential role in our clients’ success by providing access to the most accurate media database in the UK, expert intelligence from former PR professionals, and industry insights from top journalists.

This level of expertise and support has consistently empowered our clients to dominate the top positions in PRWeek UK’s Top 150 list and expand their client base year after year.

12 Roxhill clients featured in PRWeek UK's Top 150 list

Brunswick

Areas of expertise

Brunswick is a global communications agency offering a full spectrum of services. They focus on strategic communication to build and manage the reputation of companies across various industries.

They offer a one-stop solution for companies needing assistance in areas including:

  • Financial communication
  • Investor relations
  • Public engagement
  • Strategic planning
  • Crisis management

They are trusted advisors to many of the UK’s largest firms and are recognised as Europe’s leading mergers and acquisitions support experts. 

Founded in 1987, Brunswick’s office is located in Holborn, London.

Sectors

Achievements

  • Ranked 1st in the Top 150 PR Agencies in London and the UK by PRWeek in 2024 and 2023.

Burson Cohn & Wolfe​

Areas of expertise

As part of the WPP Group, Burson Cohn & Wolfe (BCW) is a global communications agency known for driving results and inspiring positive change through career development and cultural influence.

BCW offers clients creative content and integrated communications services across the following sectors:

  • Business-to-Business
  • Consumer engagement
  • Corporate communications
  • Crisis management
  • Corporate social responsibility
  • Healthcare communications
  • Public affairs
  • Technology

Established in 1972, BCW’s office is located in Southwark, London.

Sectors

Achievements

  • Ranked 8th in the Top 150 PR Agencies in London and the UK by PRWeek 2024.
  • Earned the 9th spot in PRWeek’s 2023 list of the Top 150 UK PR Agencies.

Edelman​

Areas of expertise

A global leader in communications, Edelman consistently ranks as one of the world’s largest public relations firms. Operating independently with a vast global network, Edelman supports businesses in building trust through strategic communication.

Beyond public relations, Edelman offers integrated services such as digital marketing, social media, and content creation. 

Founded in 1952, Edelman’s office is based in Victoria, London.

Sectors

Achievements

  • Ranked 3rd in the Top 150 PR Agencies in London and the UK by PRWeek 2024.
  • Earned the 2nd spot in PRWeek’s 2023 list of the Top 150 UK PR Agencies.
  • Awarded Large Regional Consultancy of the Year at the 2024 EMEA SABRE Awards.
  • Named Agency of the Year at the 2023 Eurobest Awards.

FGS Global​

Areas of expertise

FGS Global is a leading advisor in the stakeholder economy, formed from the merger of respected PR firms including Finsbury Glover Hering, Sard Verbinnen & Co, and Hering Schuppene.

FGS Global are experts in corporate reputation management, building and maintaining a positive public image for companies. They’re also experts in crisis management, guiding companies through challenging situations and negative press.

Founded in 2021, FGS Global are based in Southbank, central London.

Sectors

Achievements

  • Ranked 10th in the Top 150 PR Agencies in London and the UK by PRWeek in 2024 and 2023.
  • Won the Crisis Management award at the National Law Journal’s Best of 2024 awards.
  • Received the Overall PR Firm award at the National Law Journal’s Best of 2024 awards.

Freuds Group 

Areas of expertise

Freuds Group is a collection of independent creative agencies working together under one umbrella. Each agency has its own area of expertise, including social impact communications (Freuds+) and brand strategies (Proud Robinson + Partners).

Freuds Group aims to inspire actions that create real change and gain recognition. They believe that the best results come from combining technology and humanity, humility and ambition, creativity and truth, purpose and success, and love and work.

Founded in 1985, Freud’s office is based in Tottenham Court.

Sectors

Achievements

  • Ranked 6th in the Top 150 PR Agencies in London and the UK by PRWeek 2024.
  • Earned the 5th spot in PRWeek’s 2023 list of the Top 150 UK PR Agencies.
  • Honoured with a 2021 Queen’s Award for Enterprise for Sustainable Development.

FTI Consulting​

Areas of expertise

FTI are an independent global business advisory firm helping organisations navigate complex challenges and capitalising on opportunities.

FTI’s UK team offers extensive expertise in various areas, including litigation, mergers and acquisitions (M&A), regulatory issues, and reputation management. Their clients include leading FTSE 100 companies and prominent financial institutions.

Founded in 1982, FTI Consulting is headquartered in Aldersgate, central London.

Sectors

Achievements

  • Ranked 5th in the Top 150 PR Agencies in London and the UK by PRWeek 2024.
  • Earned the 4th spot in PRWeek’s 2023 list of the Top 150 UK PR Agencies.

Havas PR

Areas of expertise

Havas PR is a global collective of over 40 agencies, described as a virtual village of PR agencies worldwide, linked by their passion for fearless creativity.

Havas PR excels in managing corporate reputation, government relations, and advocacy. They specialise in issues and crisis management, helping organisations navigate and resolve problems effectively. Their expertise ensures businesses maintain and enhance their operations.

Founded in 1978, Havas PR’s London office is based in Pancras Square.

Sectors

Achievements

  • Ranked 9th in the Top 150 PR Agencies in London and the UK by PRWeek 2024.
  • Earned the 8th spot in PRWeek’s 2023 list of the Top 150 UK PR Agencies.

H+K Strategies

Areas of expertise

Hill+Knowlton (H+K) Strategies are a global PR leader with a network of over 80 offices in more than 40 countries. H+K Strategies empowers clients to achieve growth, build lasting reputations, and navigate risks.

Their UK team offers clients deep sector knowledge and extensive PR expertise to improve communication with the public. Their approach is straightforward and effective, combining strategy with creativity and innovation, underpinned by data and analytics.

Founded in 1927, the H+K Strategies office is based in Clerkenwell, central London.

Sectors

Achievements

  • Ranked 7th in the Top 150 PR Agencies in London and the UK by PRWeek 2024.
  • Earned the 6th spot in PRWeek’s 2023 list of the Top 150 UK PR Agencies.
  • Best Integrated Agency at the 2024 PR Week Corporate Affairs Awards.

Ogilvy

Areas of expertise

Ogilvy is a renowned British advertising, marketing, and public relations agency with a global presence in over 90 countries. As part of the WPP Group, Ogilvy offers services across five key areas: growth and innovation, advertising and brand content, public relations and influence, customer experience, and health.

Their London team specialises in handling complex marketing and PR needs across various industries, including traditional advertising, digital marketing, public relations, brand strategy, and more.

Founded in 1948, Ogily’s office is based in Southwark.

Sectors

Achievements

  • Ranked 11th in the Top 150 PR Agencies in London and the UK by PRWeek 2024.
  • Earned the 14th spot in PRWeek’s 2023 list of the Top 150 UK PR Agencies.

Teneo​

Areas of expertise

Teneo is a global CEO advisory firm that works exclusively with CEOs and senior executives of leading organisations, providing strategic counsel.

Their London team consists of over 300 consultants who offer clients in-depth expertise in:

  • Strategic communications management
  • Consultancy
  • Financial advisory
  • Talent advisory
  • Risk advisory

Teneo’s clients include Fortune 100 and FTSE 100 companies, as well as major financial institutions.

Founded in 2011, Teneo’s London office is located in central London, Southwark.

Sectors

Achievements

  • Ranked 4th in the Top 150 PR Agencies in London and the UK by PRWeek 2024.
  • Earned the 7th spot in PRWeek’s 2023 list of the Top 150 UK PR Agencies.

Weber Shandwick​

Areas of expertise

Weber Shandwick are a global communications agency, part of the Interpublic Group (IPG) network. They’re known for their “earned-first” approach, focusing on securing positive media coverage and brand reputation through strategic communication.

They deliver an extensive range of services, including:

  • Business-to-business
  • Brand marketing
  • Social impact
  • Sustainability
  • Corporate reputation
  • Crisis management

Founded in 2001, Weber Shandwick’s office is based in Bishopsgate, London.

Sectors

Achievements

  • Ranked 2nd in the Top 150 PR Agencies in London and the UK by PRWeek 2024.
  • Earned the 3rd spot in PRWeek’s 2023 list of the Top 150 UK PR Agencies.
  • Best Integrated Agency at the 2024 PR Week Corporate Affairs Awards.

MSL

Areas of expertise

MSL Group are a global public relations firm in the business of making their clients more influential. They focus on creating strategic communication programmes to enhance the reputation and visibility of companies.

Their UK team offers clients a broad range of PR services, with expertise in:

  • Crisis and reputation management
  • Corporate reporting
  • Brand management
  • Brand engagement
  • Content strategy
  • Employee engagement

Founded in 2009, MSL’s office is based in Chancery Lane, London.

Sectors

Achievements

  • Ranked 12th in the Top 150 PR Agencies in London and the UK by PRWeek 2024.
  • Earned the 11th spot in PRWeek’s 2023 list of the Top 150 UK PR Agencies.

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