Bae Systems

BAE Systems is a global defence, aerospace and security company employing around 88,200 people worldwide. Our wide-ranging products and services cover air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology, and support services. We serve the needs of our customers by delivering a wide range of advanced defence, aerospace and security solutions that provide a technological and performance edge. We work together with local partners to engineer, manufacture, and develop the innovations that sustain economies, increase defence sovereignty and safeguard commercial interests.
Company Growth (employees)
London, GB
Size (employees)
83,000 (est)
Bae Systems was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in London, GB

Key People at Bae Systems

Jerry DeMuro

Jerry DeMuro

President & CEO
Roger Carr

Roger Carr

Tom Arseneault

Tom Arseneault

Chief Operating Officer
Harriet Green

Harriet Green

Non-Executive Director
Lynn C. Minella

Lynn C. Minella

Group Human Resources Director
Paul Anderson

Paul Anderson

Non Executive Director

Bae Systems Office Locations

Bae Systems has offices in London, Farnborough, Christchurch, Portsmouth and in 10 other locations
London, GB (HQ)
6 Carlton Gardens
Farnborough, GB
Farnborough Aerospace Centre
Show all (14)

Bae Systems Data and Metrics

Bae Systems Financial Metrics

Bae Systems's revenue was reported to be $19 b in FY, 2016 which is a 13% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

19 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Market capitalization (24-Jul-2017)

19.1 b

Closing share price (24-Jul-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2015)

2.6 b
Bae Systems's current market capitalization is £19.1 b.
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


16.9 b15.4 b16.8 b19 b

Revenue growth, %


Pre tax profit

422 m882 m1.1 b

Net Income

176 m752 m943 m
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015


2.2 b2.4 b2.6 b

Accounts Receivable

2.5 b2.3 b2.3 b

Current Assets

6.2 b6 b6.3 b


3.8 b3.8 b3.6 b


9.7 b10 b10.1 b

Total Assets

19.7 b19.8 b20.1 b

Accounts Payable

651 m4.3 b3.8 b

Current Liabilities

8.4 b8 b7.2 b

Total Liabilities

16.3 b17.9 b17.1 b

Retained Earnings

(470 m)740 m918 m

Total Equity

3.4 b1.8 b3 b

Financial Leverage

5.8 x10.7 x6.7 x
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015

Cash From Operating Activities

(110 m)669 m628 m

Cash From Financing Activities

(918 m)(638 m)(189 m)

Income Taxes Paid

(246 m)(130 m)(147 m)

Bae Systems Operating Metrics

Bae Systems's Backlog was reported to be £42 b in FY, 2016, which is a 14% increase from the previous period
FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Order Intake

£15.1 b£14.92 b£22.44 b


£40.5 b£36.8 b£42 b



Airplanes Delivered


Advanced Precision Kill Weapon System Sold

3.5 k5 k8 k

Hybrid-electric Propulsion Systems Sold

1 k

    Bae Systems Market Value History

    Bae Systems Revenue Breakdown

    Bae Systems Job Categories

    Traffic Overview of Bae Systems

    Bae Systems Online and Social Media Presence

    Bae Systems News and Updates

    The FTSE 100 is treading water as investors take a breather from 2 days of heavy losses

    LONDON — Britain's benchmark FTSE 100 is treading water on Thursday as investors take stock following two days of heavy losses since Prime Minister Theresa May called for a general election. By 12.20 p.m. BST (7.20 a.m. ET) the FTSE is virtually unmoved from its closing pric…

    Pentagon taking steps to secure US cyber infrastructure from attacks as war looms with North Korea

    The Pentagon's Defense Advanced Research Project Agency recently reached out to BAE systems to develop a workaround for a potential cyberattack on the US that would likely be the precursor to serious acts of actual warfare, Defense Systems reports. Basically the US wants a s…

    European stocks are dropping after the US missile strike on Syria

    LONDON — Stocks around Europe are dipping on Friday as the world reacts to news overnight that the United States launched a series of airstrikes on a Syrian airfield in the first significant military intervention of the Trump presidency. More than 50 Tomahawk missiles were l…


    The New Handbook For Hacking Attacks Is Being Written By Russia View Entire Post ›

    Votes on boardroom pay could soon become legally binding

    Shareholders could be given the right to block bumper pay packets for companies' executive teams in the much-anticipated upcoming white paper on corporate governance. The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy has run a consultation on corporate governance, including executive pa…

    Another shareholder spring? "Nervous" execs ready themselves for AGM season

    Highly-paid executives, companies and institutional investors are expected to come under increased scrutiny in the upcoming AGM season, with remuneration policies in the firing line. Bosses at Shell, Glaxosmithkline and BAE Systems came under pressure last week, and experts are expecting plenty m…
    Show more

    Bae Systems Company Life and Culture

    You may also be interested in