GRI 102-8 Information on employees and other workers

  • Publicis Groupe [Euronext Paris FR0000130577, CAC 40] is a world leader in marketing, communication and the digital transformation of companies thanks to the alchemy of creativity and technology. Today, Publicis Groupe is structured around 4 Solutions divisions for greater connectivity and integration: Publicis Communications, Publicis.Sapient, Publicis Media and Publicis Health, which promote collaboration throughout the Groupe by all adopting the same approach: “no solo, no silo, no bozo”. These 4 divisions operate together in the world’s major markets, relayed by Publicis One in the other markets. The Groupe is present in over 100 countries.

  • Evolution of Groupe Employee number

    Total employees on 31 December of each year, split by gender

    Years Women (%) Men (%) Number of employees
    2016 49.3 50.7 78,913
    2015 49.3 50.7 77,574
    2014 52.3 47.7 63,621
    2013 53.4 46.6 62,553
    2012 55 45 57,500
    2011 55 45 53,800
    2010 55 45 48,531
    2009 52 48 45,000

    Evolution of employees by geographic zone 2016

    Employee split by Geographic region (data from 31 December of each year)

    Years Europe North America Asia Pacific South America Middle East and Africa
    2016 22,597 24,638 22,745 5,490 3,443

    Evolution of employees by geographic zone

    Employee split by Geographic region (data from 31 December of each year)

    Years Europe North America Asia Pacific South America Middle East and Africa Rest of the world
    2016 22,597 24,638 22,745 5,490 3,443 -
    2015 22,135 25,554 21,267 5,562 3,056 -
    2014 20,460 22,030 12,710 5,827 2,594 -
    2013 19,779 20,834 14,130 5,552 2,258 -
    2012 17,677 19,548 13,327 4,840 2,108 -
    2011 16,864 18,790 11,681 4,462 2,010 -
    2010 15,741 17,306 - - - 15,484
    2009 15,453 15,384 - - - 14,565

    Employees by function 2016

    Employee split by function (data from 31 December of each year)

    Years Account planning and management (%) Creative (%) Specialised production activities and other (%) Media and Research (%) Administration and management (%)
    2016 19 15 34 17 15

    Employees by function

    Employee split by function (data from 31 December of each year)

    Years Account planning and management (%) Creative (%) Specialised production activities and other (%) Medias and Research (%) Administration and management (%) Others (%)
    2016 19 15 34 17 15 -
    2015 20 15 33 17 15 -
    2014 21 17 19 20 15 8
    2013 19 16 20 21 15 9
    2012 20 16 19 21 16 8
    2011 20 17 21 22 16 4
    2010 20 17 23 22 15 3
    2009 20 17 21 22 16 4