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Capita is a consulting, digital services, and software company. It offers administration and business support, customer remediation, business process outsourcing, consultancy and change management, customer management, financial services, human resources and recruitment, information technology, insurance services, legal process outsourcing, life and pensions, property and infrastructure, service design, software solutions, and travel and events. Capita also offers services in the areas of finance, life and pensions, share registration, and fund administration, as well as in public engineering projects. The company serves education, financial services, health, retail, government, utilities, and telecommunications industries.

TypePublic
Founded1984
HQLondon, GB
Websitecapita.com
Employee Ratings3.9

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)61,000(-3%)
Job Openings283
Revenue (FY, 2019)£3.7 B(-6%)
Share Price (Sept 2020)£0.3 (+3%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Capita

Jonathan Lewis

Jonathan Lewis

Chief Executive Officer, Director
Garry Dryburgh

Garry Dryburgh

Chief Transformation Officer
Patrick Butcher

Patrick Butcher

Chief Financial Officer, Director
Will Serle

Will Serle

Chief People Officer
Rupert Green

Rupert Green

Chief Corporate Development Officer
Serge Taborin

Serge Taborin

Chief Digital Officer
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Capita Office Locations

Capita has offices in London, Bedford, Belfast, Newtownabbey and in 25 other locations
London, GB (HQ)
30 Berners St
Bedford, GB
Franklin Ct
Belfast, GB
27 Clarendon Rd
London, GB
71 Victoria St, Westminster
Newtownabbey, GB
Hillview House, 61 Church Road
Newtownabbey, GB
Hillview House, 61 Church Road
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Capita Financials and Metrics

Capita Revenue

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Capita's revenue was reported to be £3.68 b in FY, 2019 which is a 6.1% decrease from the previous period.
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2019)

3.7b

Revenue growth (FY, 2018 - FY, 2019), %

(6.1%)

Gross profit (FY, 2019)

995.6m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2019), %

27.1%

Net income (FY, 2019)

(54.1m)

EBIT (FY, 2019)

400.0k

Market capitalization (22-Sept-2020)

467.8m

Closing stock price (22-Sept-2020)

0.3

Cash (31-Dec-2019)

409.1m

EV

1.9b
Capita's current market capitalization is £467.8 m.
Annual
GBPFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

4.9b4.2b3.9b3.7b

Revenue growth, %

1%(14%)(7%)(6%)

Cost of goods sold

3.6b3.2b3.0b2.7b

Gross profit

1.3b1.1b967.0m995.6m
Half Year
GBPH1, 2016H1, 2017H1, 2018H1, 2019

Revenue

2.4b2.1b2.0b1.9b

Cost of goods sold

1.7b1.6b1.5b1.4b

Gross profit

695.2m553.3m482.5m459.6m

Gross profit Margin, %

29%26%24%25%
Annual
GBPFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

1.1b921.7m957.5m409.1m

Accounts Receivable

443.9m379.5m435.6m392.8m

Current Assets

2.3b1.8b1.7b1.2b

PP&E

394.7m219.3m213.6m194.3m
Half Year
GBPH1, 2016H1, 2017H1, 2018H1, 2019

Cash

935.0m1.1b945.9m716.5m

Current Assets

2.4b2.7b2.0b1.7b

PP&E

417.1m311.8m214.1m208.7m

Total Assets

3.8b6.2b4.5b4.5b
Annual
GBPFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

42.3m(110.7m)279.1m(54.1m)

Cash From Operating Activities

563.2m158.5m(202.1m)(26.3m)

Purchases of PP&E

(82.4m)(68.9m)(89.4m)(57.7m)

Cash From Investing Activities

(251.2m)730.5m205.6m(204.6m)
Half Year
GBPH1, 2016H1, 2017H1, 2018H1, 2019

Net Income

152.0m29.5m66.1m29.3m

Depreciation and Amortization

90.2m125.9m

Accounts Payable

(84.7m)18.7m

Cash From Operating Activities

286.9m245.3m(201.3m)(18.5m)
GBPH1, 2016

Financial Leverage

5.4 x
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Capita Operating Metrics

Capita's Customers was reported to be 100 m in FY, 2016. Capita's Products Manufactured was reported to be 140 in FY, 2017. Capita's Backlog was reported to be £6.7b in FY, 2019.
H1, 2016FY, 2016FY, 2017H1, 2018FY, 2018H1, 2019FY, 2019

Backlog

£8.19 b£7.70 b£7.10 b£6.65 b£6.72 b

Customers

100 m

Markets

11 11 11

Products Manufactured

300 140
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Capita Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Call Vision Technologies Ltd.December 05, 2017
SmartschoolsSeptember 26, 2017
NYS CorporateApril 28, 2017
amity communicationsSeptember 02, 2016
WestpointSeptember 01, 2016
Trustmarque SolutionsJune 21, 2016£57 m
Health AnalyticsJune 08, 2016
Orange BusJune 08, 2016
PaypointJanuary 10, 2016
Brightwave GroupJanuary 07, 2016
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Capita Cybersecurity Score

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77/100

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Capita Revenue Breakdown

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Capita revenue breakdown by business segment: 23.1% from Specialist Services, 24.2% from Government Services, 15.6% from People Solutions, 11.7% from Software, 24.9% from Customer Management and 0.5% from Other

Capita revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 10.5% from Technology Solutions, 7.8% from Non-United Kingdom and 81.8% from United Kindom

Capita Online and Social Media Presence

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Capita News and Updates

Capita share price jumps on reports of private equity bid

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Debt Management Software Market Thriving at a Tremendous Growth | Capita, CDS Software, Comtronic Systems

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Capita shares slide on coronavirus-triggered first-half loss

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Splitboards Market – Current Impact to Make Big Changes | Capita, Endeavor, Gentemstick

Splitboards Comprehensive Study by Type (Normal Camber Splitboards, Reverse Camber Splitboards, Flat Camber Splitboards, Hybrid Types), Application (Men, Women), Shape (Directional, Directional Twin), Distribution Channel (Online Store, Offline Store), Flex (Soft, Medium, Stiff), Base Material (Ext…

Capita extends £355m deal to manage congestion charge

Outsourcing giant Capita today announced that it had extended three contracts with Transport for London (TfL) in a deal worth The post Capita extends £355m deal to manage congestion charge appeared first on CityAM.

Capita to Cut at Least 200 Jobs Amid Coronavirus, Guardian Says

Capita to Cut at Least 200 Jobs Amid Coronavirus, Guardian Says
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Capita Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Capita founded?

    Capita was founded in 1984.

  • Who are Capita key executives?

    Capita's key executives are Jonathan Lewis, Garry Dryburgh and Patrick Butcher.

  • How many employees does Capita have?

    Capita has 61,000 employees.

  • What is Capita revenue?

    Latest Capita annual revenue is £3.7 b.

  • What is Capita revenue per employee?

    Latest Capita revenue per employee is £60.3 k.

  • Who are Capita competitors?

    Competitors of Capita include Infosys, Sopra Steria and Wolters Kluwer.

  • Where is Capita headquarters?

    Capita headquarters is located at 30 Berners St, London.

  • Where are Capita offices?

    Capita has offices in London, Bedford, Belfast, Newtownabbey and in 25 other locations.

  • How many offices does Capita have?

    Capita has 33 offices.