Cambridge Broadband Networks

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Cambridge Broadband Networks offers multipoint wireless back-haul and access solutions to improve telecommunication network capacity. The Company provides broadband fixed wireless access, network management systems, intelligent packet microwave, ethernet back-haul migration, mobile broadband, radio controller, network planning, and training solutions.

TypePrivate
Founded2000
HQCambridge, GB
Websitecbnl.com
Employee Ratings4.2

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Sept 2020)73(-5%)
Revenue (FY, 2018)£19 M(-32%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Cambridge Broadband Networks

James Childs

James Childs

VP Corporate Strategy - North America
Nigel Hall

Nigel Hall

CEO
Hermann Hauser

Hermann Hauser

Board Member
Mark Hanman

Mark Hanman

VP R&D and Operations
Martin Gibson

Martin Gibson

Board Member
Sarah Gowing

Sarah Gowing

General Counsel, Company Secretary and HR Director
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Cambridge Broadband Networks Office Locations

Cambridge Broadband Networks has offices in Cambridge, London, Nairobi, Lagos and in 2 other locations
Cambridge, GB (HQ)
Cowley Rd Autonomy House
London, GB
1 Hammersmith Broadway, Hammersmith
Nairobi, KE
1309 Karen Rd
Lagos, NG
11 Awolowo Rd
Sandton, ZA
64 Montecasino Blvd Suite No. 3A Building B
Dubai, AE
Building B Al Saaha Offices Souk Al Bahar
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Cambridge Broadband Networks Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2000

Cambridge Broadband Networks total Funding

$99.3 m

Cambridge Broadband Networks latest funding size

$7 m

Time since last funding

9 years ago

Cambridge Broadband Networks investors

Cambridge Broadband Networks's latest funding round in February 2012 was reported to be $7 m. In total, Cambridge Broadband Networks has raised $99.3 m
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Cambridge Broadband Networks Revenue

Cambridge Broadband Networks's revenue was reported to be £18.95 m in FY, 2018
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2018)

19.0m

Gross profit (FY, 2018)

7.6m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2018), %

40%

Net income (FY, 2018)

(7.7m)

EBIT (FY, 2018)

(6.4m)

Cash (31-Dec-2018)

915.2k
GBPFY, 2000FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

82.8k2.3m6.7m5.6m14.0m22.4m26.5m23.3m23.9m27.0m27.7m28.9m22.2m28.0m19.0m

Revenue growth, %

13%(13%)8%

Cost of goods sold

42.3k2.0m4.6m3.8m7.6m11.9m13.9m14.9m14.0m15.3m15.9m17.0m10.5m15.1m11.4m

Gross profit

40.5k283.0k2.0m1.7m6.5m10.5m12.6m8.4m9.9m11.6m11.8m11.9m11.7m12.9m7.6m
GBPFY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

3.0m8.4m3.4m1.1m3.3m3.6m685.6k5.1m3.9m5.5m12.5m1.2m66.2k684.5k1.4m1.1m1.2m2.2m915.2k

Accounts Receivable

931.0k355.0k1.6m1.5m2.5m3.0m4.4m6.9m6.5m6.6m9.8m14.4m7.7m10.4m6.8m

Inventories

215.0k546.0k1.7m1.9m1.5m2.4m1.4m1.8m1.1m1.8m3.6m959.1k1.6m2.8m2.1m2.3m2.0m2.5m

Current Assets

3.2m10.0m5.4m4.3m7.0m6.6m6.1m9.6m9.6m11.9m20.4m13.7m10.7m11.2m16.7m20.1m14.1m16.5m11.9m
GBPFY, 2000FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

(1.5m)(4.7m)(6.2m)(6.5m)(6.5m)(3.5m)(206.8k)(1.4m)(10.3m)(5.2m)(529.9k)(5.2m)(2.5m)(2.9m)(1.3m)

Cash From Operating Activities

6.0m5.0m(7.9m)(6.7m)(2.4m)1.3m(3.4m)(10.9m)(3.4m)(948.9k)(7.2m)(1.9m)3.5m(2.5m)129.2k

Cash From Investing Activities

(29.2k)

Cash From Financing Activities

8.2m5.2m4.9m10.6m921.4k523.2k11.1m402.5k2.5m1.8m8.0m2.2m(3.7m)3.6m(1.6m)
GBPFY, 2000

Financial Leverage

1.1 x
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Cambridge Broadband Networks Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

95/100

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Cambridge Broadband Networks Online and Social Media Presence

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Cambridge Broadband Networks Blogs

MAXnet Wireless Broadband deploys CBNL’s millimetre wave fixed wireless access to support Sudanese businesses

CBNL has signed an agreement with MAXnet, the leading wireless internet service provider (WISP) in Sudan, to provide carrier-class mmWave connectivity for the WISP. This will enable MAXnet to underpin its corporate and business Internet access services with carrier-grade service levels backed up wi…

CBNL adds to its market-leading mmWave Fixed Wireless Access solutions with two exciting product launches

Unveiling VectaStar Edge — a dual-band 60GHz & 5GHz residential access product & VectaStar 600 Flex — a small form factor, integrated antenna variant ideal for smart city applications CBNL the market leader in millimetre wave Fixed Wireless Access solutions has today expanded its market-lea…

Fixed Wireless Access approaches its tipping point

Body:  “We think concatenated networks are really likely. That’s where you have a licensed middle mile - which gives you most of the quality you need - and you then use unlicensed spectrum at the edge where you need to distribute signal to the final few homes at minimal cost. “With this approach t…

CBNL enriches its leadership in millimetre wave FWA with a set of cutting-edge, next-generation features

CBNL, the global leader in millimetre wave Fixed Wireless Access (FWA) solutions, today revealed a raft of exciting enhancements to its award-winning portfolio. The innovations mean CBNL is the only mmWave FWA provider able to offer its customers a choice of both FDD and TDD platforms and provide c…

Mobile Carriers Show

Monday, 8 April, 2019 to Wednesday, 10 April, 2019Denver CBNL will be making a presentation 'The promise of 5G for Smaller Carriers'. In an increasingly mobile world, carriers provide the services that make the Internet of Things possible. CCA’s Mobile Carriers Show is the only North American event …

Getting a bead on the 5G business case for Africa

Body:  Like all new technologies, 5G has been accompanied by a gassy wave of hype. It’s now at the moment when the hype has to convert into actual business cases. Russell Southwood spoke to Dr John Naylon, CTO and Founder of CBNL and a member of the Advisory Board of UK5G about the timelines for A…
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Cambridge Broadband Networks Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Cambridge Broadband Networks founded?

    Cambridge Broadband Networks was founded in 2000.

  • Who are Cambridge Broadband Networks key executives?

    Cambridge Broadband Networks's key executives are James Childs, Nigel Hall and Hermann Hauser.

  • How many employees does Cambridge Broadband Networks have?

    Cambridge Broadband Networks has 73 employees.

  • What is Cambridge Broadband Networks revenue?

    Latest Cambridge Broadband Networks annual revenue is £19 m.

  • What is Cambridge Broadband Networks revenue per employee?

    Latest Cambridge Broadband Networks revenue per employee is £259.6 k.

  • Who are Cambridge Broadband Networks competitors?

    Competitors of Cambridge Broadband Networks include Frog Cellsat, RCS Communications and Avantel.

  • Where is Cambridge Broadband Networks headquarters?

    Cambridge Broadband Networks headquarters is located at Cowley Rd Autonomy House, Cambridge.

  • Where are Cambridge Broadband Networks offices?

    Cambridge Broadband Networks has offices in Cambridge, London, Nairobi, Lagos and in 2 other locations.

  • How many offices does Cambridge Broadband Networks have?

    Cambridge Broadband Networks has 6 offices.