Cambridge Broadband Networks

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Cambridge Broadband Networks Group (CBNG) is a provider of point-to-multipoint microwave and millimeter wave backhaul and fixed wireless solutions for mobile backhaul, small cell backhaul, enterprise access, and ISP networks. The company develops mmWave, a fixed wireless point-to-multipoint platform. It also offers a range of turnkey services to support the lifecycle of the network including planning tools, design and implementation, customer support, as well as managed services.

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

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Employees (est.) (Jul 2021)69(-1%)
Revenue (FY, 2018)£19 M(-32%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Cambridge Broadband Networks

Nigel Hall

Nigel Hall

CEO
Mark Hanman

Mark Hanman

VP R&D and Operations
Sue Williams

Sue Williams

Finance Director
Paul Wright

Paul Wright

VP Sales and Customer Operations
James Childs

James Childs

VP Corporate Strategy - North America
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Cambridge Broadband Networks Office Locations

Cambridge Broadband Networks has offices in Milton, Douala, Accra, Nairobi and in 2 other locations
Milton, GB (HQ)
184 Cambridge Science Park Milton Rd
Douala, CM
mmeuble Indigo, 294 Rue 1239, Bonapriso
Accra, GH
119 Kofi Annan Ave
Nairobi, KE
Panesars Centre, Imara Daima - Mombasa Rd
Lagos, NG
21b Olori Muyibat Oyefusi St, Eti-Osa
Sandton, ZA
64 Montecasino Blvd, Magaliessig
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Cambridge Broadband Networks Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2000

Cambridge Broadband Networks total Funding

$92.3 m

Cambridge Broadband Networks latest funding size

$16.5 m

Time since last funding

11 years ago

Cambridge Broadband Networks investors

Cambridge Broadband Networks's latest funding round in December 2010 was reported to be $16.5 m. In total, Cambridge Broadband Networks has raised $92.3 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

97/100

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Cambridge Broadband Networks Online and Social Media Presence

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CBNL offers free network modelling and planning service

CBNL is currently offering a free network modelling, optimisation and dimensioning service to customers in Africa, which includes designs for enterprise, residential and smart city deployments. The Lifecycle Modelling Tool (LCT) is a bespoke system designed to provide a single method for planning, …

Fixed wireless Internet access in African schools

Body:  Dr. John Naylon, CTO and co-founder, Cambridge Broadband Networks discusses why education is at the heart of the digital economy The introduction of the internet into classrooms is a necessity for the digitisation of education. Much of the modern-day curriculum now incorporates online cour…

CBNL collaborates with global technology provider to extend its fibre-rich network solutions to businesses in South America

Cambridge Broadband Networks (CBNL) has signed an agreement with global technology provider, CenturyLink, to extend the reach of the network service provider’s fibre-rich world-wide footprint and to make their robust portfolio of network services and managed solutions available to businesses across…

CBNL on the road – a look at the future of connectivity in Nigeria

The CBNL Team 5G FWA Nigeria Africa FWA fixed wireless access mmWave 5G We recently took to the road to visit two of our longest-standing customers in Nigeria, MTN and Vodacom, for whom we have been providing mobile backhaul and fixed wireless access services now from as far back as 2006. With an …

CBNL and Dutch ProRail announce 26GHz CCTV system

CBNL has today announced that ProRail, the Netherland’s national railway infrastructure operator, has deployed its 26GHz VectaStar solution to provide wireless backhaul for a new CCTV system at major railway stations. ProRail has initially deployed VectaStar across 15 railway stations, providing a…

CBNL ready to deploy 5G FWA today

Body:  In an interview with Lightreading CBNL sets out its roadmap to 5G Fixed Wireless Access and talks through its new residential FWA and smart city products. Link:  CBNL ready to deploy 5G FWA today Image: 
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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 Nigel Hall, Mark Hanman and Sue Williams.

  • How many employees does Cambridge Broadband Networks have?

    Cambridge Broadband Networks has 69 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 £274.6 k.

  • Who are Cambridge Broadband Networks competitors?

    Competitors of Cambridge Broadband Networks include Frog Cellsat, Verizon Wireless and Oceus Networks.

  • Where is Cambridge Broadband Networks headquarters?

    Cambridge Broadband Networks headquarters is located at 184 Cambridge Science Park Milton Rd, Milton.

  • Where are Cambridge Broadband Networks offices?

    Cambridge Broadband Networks has offices in Milton, Douala, Accra, Nairobi and in 2 other locations.

  • How many offices does Cambridge Broadband Networks have?

    Cambridge Broadband Networks has 6 offices.