British American Tobacco provides cigarettes and other tobacco products worldwide. It manufactures vapour and tobacco heating products, oral tobacco and nicotine products, such as snus and moist snuff, cigars, and e-cigarettes. The Company offers its products under the Dunhill, Kent, Lucky Strike, Pall Mall, Rothmans, Vogue, Viceroy, Kool, Peter Stuyvesant and other brands. It sells its products to retail outlets.

Employee Rating

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TypePublic
HQLondon, GB
Founded1902
Size (employees)60,593 (est)+9%
Websitebat.com
British American Tobacco was founded in 1902 and is headquartered in London, GB
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Key People/Management at British American Tobacco

Jerome Abelman

Jerome Abelman

Director, Legal and External Affairs and General Counsel
Jack Bowles

Jack Bowles

Chief Executive Designate
Alan Davy

Alan Davy

Director, Operations
Giovanni Giordano

Giovanni Giordano

Director, Group Human Resources
Andrew Gray

Andrew Gray

Chief Marketing Officer
Tadeu Marroco

Tadeu Marroco

Regional Director, Europe and North Africa
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British American Tobacco Office Locations

British American Tobacco has an office in London
London, (HQ)
4 Temple Pl
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British American Tobacco Financials and Metrics

British American Tobacco Revenue

British American Tobacco's revenue was reported to be £20.29 b in FY, 2017 which is a 37.6% increase from the previous period.
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Revenue (FY, 2017)

20.3b

Revenue growth (FY, 2016 - FY, 2017), %

37.6%

Gross profit (FY, 2017)

15.3b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2017), %

75.2%

Net income (FY, 2017)

37.7b

EBIT (FY, 2017)

6.5b

Cash (31-Dec-2017)

3.3b

EV

143.1b
GBPFY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

7.2b7.1b9.1b10.9b11.4b10.6b10.6b10.8b9.3b9.8b10.0b15.3b14.0b13.1b14.8b20.3b

Revenue growth, %

13%38%

Cost of goods sold

3.0b3.7b5.0b

Gross profit

10.1b11.0b15.3b
GBPFY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

1.3b1.2b1.9b1.7b2.0b1.8b2.3b1.9b1.8b1.5b1.3b2.1b1.8b2.0b2.2b3.3b

Accounts Receivable

519.0m532.0m945.0m1.0b1.0b919.0m1.3b946.0m896.0m891.0m1.3b2.0b1.9b3.3b2.7b3.3b

Prepaid Expenses

168.0m289.0m

Inventories

2.2b2.2b2.8b3.1b2.7b2.6b2.6b2.1b2.3b2.1b2.0b4.0b4.1b4.2b5.8b5.9b
GBPFY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

518.0m461.0m698.0m839.0m1.2b1.3b788.0m1.2b1.9b804.0m2.3b4.2b3.4b

Depreciation and Amortization

428.0m607.0m902.0m

Inventories

(520.0m)(638.0m)1.4b

Accounts Payable

732.0m428.0m(749.0m)
GBPY, 2017

EV/EBIT

22.1 x

EV/CFO

26.8 x

Revenue/Employee

363.9k

Debt/Equity

0.8 x

Debt/Assets

0.4 x

Financial Leverage

2.3 x
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British American Tobacco Operating Metrics

FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cigarette Volume

667 b663 b665 b686 b

Countries

41 41 42 42

Manufacturing Facilities

44 44 44 45

Markets

200 200 200 200
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British American Tobacco Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Reynolds AmericanJanuary 17, 2017$49.40 m

British American Tobacco Revenue Breakdown

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British American Tobacco revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 20.8% from United States, 22.2% from Asia-Pacific, 19.3% from Eastern Europe, Middle East & Africa, 15.4% from Americas and 22.3% from Western Europe

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British American Tobacco News and Updates

British American Tobacco Named as a Top Employer in Asia Pacific

LONDON, December 3, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- British American Tobacco is proud to announce that it has earned the Top Employers Institute Asia Pacific 2019 seal of recognition, in addition to being certified as a Top Employer in eight countries: Australia, Bangladesh, Indonesia, Japan,...

Europe Markets: European stocks finish sharply lower; British American Tobacco PLC’s stock sinks 12%

European stocks end sharply lower Monday as investors wrestle with the latest developments tied to Italy’s contentious budget plan and Britain’s negotiation’s to strike a trade pact, as that country’s leaders plot to leave the European Union.

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British American Tobacco Company Life and Culture

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British American Tobacco Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was British American Tobacco founded?

    British American Tobacco was founded in 1902.

  • Who are British American Tobacco key executives?

    British American Tobacco's key executives are Jerome Abelman, Jack Bowles and Alan Davy.

  • How many employees does British American Tobacco have?

    British American Tobacco has 60,593 employees.

  • What is British American Tobacco revenue?

    Latest British American Tobacco annual revenue is £20.3 b.

  • What is British American Tobacco revenue per employee?

    Latest British American Tobacco revenue per employee is £334.9 k.

  • Who are British American Tobacco competitors?

    Competitors of British American Tobacco include Philip Morris, Altria and Gilla.

  • Where is British American Tobacco headquarters?

    British American Tobacco headquarters is located at 4 Temple Pl, London.

  • Where are British American Tobacco offices?

    British American Tobacco has an office in London.

  • How many offices does British American Tobacco have?

    British American Tobacco has 1 office.