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Alight Solutions is a cloud-based provider of integrated digital human capital and business solutions. It focuses on health, wealth, and payroll administration. The company also specializes in engagement and communications, human capital and financial management.

TypePrivate
Founded2017
HQLincolnshire, IL, US
Websitealight.com
Employee Ratings3.4
Overall CultureC-

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)9,879(+2%)
Job Openings592
Revenue (FY, 2018)$2.4 B(+50%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Alight

Stephan Scholl

Stephan Scholl

Chief Executive Officer
Katie Rooney

Katie Rooney

Chief Financial Officer
Maria Yao

Maria Yao

Chief Operations Officer
Colin Brennan

Colin Brennan

President, Global Solutions and Services
Paulette Dodson

Paulette Dodson

General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
Kelly Clark

Kelly Clark

Chief Information and Digital Officer
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Alight Office Locations

Alight has offices in Lincolnshire, Atlanta, Charlotte, Chicago and in 47 other locations
Lincolnshire, IL, US (HQ)
4 Overlook Point Ste 4OP
Atlanta, GA, US
3350 Riverwood Pkwy #80
Atlanta, GA, US
5775 Glenridge Dr #500
Charlotte, NC, US
7201 University Oaks Dr
Chicago, IL, US
200 E Randolph St
Cockeysville, MD, US
10 N Park Dr #400
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Alight Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2017

Alight total Funding

$24.1 m

Alight latest funding size

$2.52 m

Time since last funding

3 years ago
Alight's latest funding round in June 2018 was reported to be $2.5 m. In total, Alight has raised $24.1 m
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Alight Revenue

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Alight's revenue was reported to be $2.38 b in FY, 2018 which is a 49.7% increase from the previous period.
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Revenue (FY, 2018)

2.4b

Revenue growth (FY, 2017 - FY, 2018), %

49.7%

Gross profit (FY, 2018)

851.0m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2018), %

35.8%

Net income (FY, 2018)

21.0m

EBIT (FY, 2018)

204.0m

Cash (31-Dec-2018)

220.0m
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

1.6b2.4b

Revenue growth, %

50%

Cost of goods sold

981.0m1.5b

Gross profit

607.0m851.0m
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

196.0m220.0m

Accounts Receivable

564.0m507.0m

Current Assets

2.1b1.5b

PP&E

151.0m230.0m
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

24.0m(21.0m)

Depreciation and Amortization

27.0m49.0m

Accounts Payable

200.0m39.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

224.0m196.0m
USDFY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

23.2m

Financial Leverage

7.1 x
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Alight Operating Metrics

Alight's Enterprise Customers was reported to be 3 k in FY, 2018.
FY, 2018

Benefits and HR Transactions Processed

375 m

Employees Served

23 m

Enterprise Customers

3 k
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Alight Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Alight Administration Solutions LLC
Alight Canada N.S. ULC
Alight Financial Advisors
Alight Financial Solutions
Alight Services India Private Limited
Alight Solutions Australia Holdings Pty Limited
Alight Solutions Benefit Payment Services
Alight Solutions Caribe
Alight Solutions Europe ESC Limited
Alight Solutions Europe Limited
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Alight Revenue Breakdown

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Alight revenue breakdown by business segment: 91.3% from Solutions and 8.7% from Hosted Business

Alight Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

81/100

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Alight Online and Social Media Presence

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Alight Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C-

    63/100

  • CEO Rating

    C

    66/100

  • Compensation

    D-

    48/100

  • Diversity

    D

    53/100

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Alight News and Updates

Camila Cabello’s ‘Cinderella’ Teaser Is Alight With Billy Porter’s Magic

Amazon Prime's film version of the classic take gives the heroine and her fairy godmother — modern makeovers.

Alight And Dunn Brothers Coffee Introduce Their Beyond Blend

MINNEAPOLIS, May 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Dunn Brothers Coffee, in partnership with global humanitarian organization Alight, is proud to introduce their Beyond Blend, a carefully selected blend of perfectly-roasted East African and South American beans. For every bag of Beyond Blend sold,...

7th Anniversary Celebration of Creality and 3D Printing Industry Summit Highlights--Trailer: Set Your Heart Alight before the Anniversary Comes

SHENZHEN, China, April 9, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- 7 years ago, Creality(https://www.creality.com/) was established on Apr.9, the 7th anniversary celebration of it will be held in Shenzhen, which can also be regarded as the industry summit. New blockbuster products will be released on set and...

Foley-Backed SPAC Is Said to Near $7.3 Billion Deal With Alight

Foley-Backed SPAC Is Said to Near $7.3 Billion Deal With Alight

Alight And International Creatives Host Virtual Premiere Of Humanitarian Film Bringing A Little Piece Of Home To The Kitchen Table

MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- In the spirit of camaraderie and support throughout the creative community, global humanitarian organization, Alight, in collaboration with Burners Without Borders, renowned architect and designer, Ronald "RAEL" Rael, and filmmaker, Kai...

Blackstone in Talks to Merge Alight With SPAC: Reuters

Blackstone in Talks to Merge Alight With SPAC: Reuters
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Alight Blogs

How Smart Mining Can Shape the Industry’s Image: A Conversation with the SME NorCal Chairman on CSR, Diversity, & Millenials

At the age of 23, Mauricio Solorio is the Society for Mining, Metallurgy & Exploration’s (SME) youngest section chairman, leading the Northern California SME Section. After he attended the 2019 SME Annual Conference and Expo in Denver last month, I had the opportunity to talk to him about his ke…

Many Roads Lead to Digitalization in the Mortgage Lending World

When I was growing up in New York, medallion cab drivers were grumpy and sullen, but knew the city streets like the back of their hands. They didn’t take credit cards until the turn of the 21st century, and even then, begrudgingly. When this upstart, Uber Cab Co, threatened to change everything, cab…

Are you a Social Miner?

What does it mean to be a social miner? Well, if you often say “if it’s not grown, it’s mined” then you probably aren’t one. Last Thursday, students from 11 universities across Canada took to the stage in Edmonton, Alberta for the highly anticipated speech component of the 29th annual Canadian Minin…

5 Key Takeaways from the MBA’s IMB Conference

As part of the Riivos Mortgage team, I attended the Mortgage Bankers Association’s Independent Mortgage Bankers Conference last week in San Francisco. Billed as the largest annual gathering of IMB leaders in the nation, the conference is designed to provide a forum for mortgage originators and servi…

HousingWire: Michael McFadden on Ginnie Mae 2020

Ten years after the housing and mortgage-market crash and subsequent reforms, there is renewed concern about the liquidity risk in the mortgage market. According to a team of researchers at the Brookings Institution who published a research paper in 2018 entitled “Liquidity Crises in the Mortgage Ma…

AFM Conversations: Complying with Ginnie’s Stress Testing Program

Just before the Thanksgiving break, the MBA’s annual Accounting and Financial Management conference took place in Orlando, fostering discussions about industry trends and the best strategies to optimize growth and manage risk in these difficult times. From a regulatory perspective, one of the most p…
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Alight Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Alight founded?

    Alight was founded in 2017.

  • Who are Alight key executives?

    Alight's key executives are Stephan Scholl, Katie Rooney and Maria Yao.

  • How many employees does Alight have?

    Alight has 9,879 employees.

  • What is Alight revenue?

    Latest Alight annual revenue is $2.4 b.

  • What is Alight revenue per employee?

    Latest Alight revenue per employee is $240.7 k.

  • Who are Alight competitors?

    Competitors of Alight include BGRS, ADP and Workday.

  • Where is Alight headquarters?

    Alight headquarters is located at 4 Overlook Point Ste 4OP, Lincolnshire.

  • Where are Alight offices?

    Alight has offices in Lincolnshire, Atlanta, Charlotte, Chicago and in 47 other locations.

  • How many offices does Alight have?

    Alight has 53 offices.