Ability Matters Group

The Ability Matters Group is an international group of companies whose principal activity is to supply products and services that enhance the lives of those who require devices to improve their mobility and accessibility.

The business was started in 1989 and now employs over 450 staff. There are several companies within the group. Opcare is one of the largest prosthetic and orthotic service providers in the British Isles with over 30 clinics in the UK and Ireland. Ortho Europe is a major European manufacturer and distributor of prosthetic, orthotic and specialist seating products and are leaders in the provision of custom-made solutions.

Ability Matters have private clinics specialising in the area of rehabilitation and have retail outlets in England and Ireland offering advice in selecting mobility equipment or daily living aids to enhance your ability and improve your independence. The companies within the group also have offices in France and The Netherlands and also distributors across Europe and the rest of the World.

Company Growth (employees)
Abingdon, GB
Size (employees)
32 (est)+7%
Ability Matters Group was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in Abingdon, GB

Ability Matters Group Office Locations

Ability Matters Group has an office in Abingdon
Abingdon, GB (HQ)
Nuffield Way

Ability Matters Group Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date


Ability Matters Group Financials

Ability Matters Group's revenue was reported to be £39.7 m in FY, 2015 which is a 10% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2015)

39.7 m

Revenue growth (FY, 2014 - FY, 2015), %


Gross profit (FY, 2015)

16.2 m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2015), %


Net income (FY, 2015)

1.1 m

Cash (31-Oct-2015)

1.2 m
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015


28.5 m36 m39.7 m

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

19.2 m22.5 m23.4 m

Gross profit

9.3 m13.6 m16.2 m
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015


835 k815 k1.2 m

Accounts Receivable

2.2 m4.8 m3.8 m

Current Assets

7.2 m9.7 m9.7 m


1.5 m3.9 m7.1 m
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015

Cash From Operating Activities

2.1 m1.9 m3 m

Cash From Financing Activities

(339 k)923 k1.8 m

Income Taxes Paid

(156 k)(459 k)(272 k)
Y, 2015

Financial Leverage

2.2 x
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