Diageo is a multinational premium drinks business with a collection of beverage alcohol brands across spirits, beer and wine. These brands include Johnnie Walker, Crown Royal, J&B, Windsor, Buchanan's and Bushmills whiskies, Smirnoff, Ciroc and Ketel One vodkas, Baileys, Captain Morgan, Jose Cuervo, Tanqueray, and Guinness.

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TypePublic
HQLondon, GB
Founded1997
Size (employees)29,362 (est)-3%
Websitediageo.com
Diageo was founded in 1997 and is headquartered in London, GB
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Key People/Management at Diageo

Ivan Menezes

Ivan Menezes

CEO
Kathryn Mikells

Kathryn Mikells

CFO
David Cutter

David Cutter

President, Global Supply and Procurement
Sam Fischer

Sam Fischer

President, Diageo Greater China and Asia
Victoria Frame

Victoria Frame

Group Strategy Director
Brian Franz

Brian Franz

Chief Productivity Officer
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Diageo Office Locations

Diageo has offices in London, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Aberdeen and in 46 other locations
London, GB (HQ)
Lakeside Drive Park Royal
Edinburgh, GB
5 Lochside Way
Glasgow, GB
99 Borron St
Rio de Janeiro, BR
R. Francisco de Souza e Melo, 90 - Cordovil
Bogotá, CO
a 99-94, Cra. 14 #99-2
Hamburg, DE
Reeperbahn 1
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Diageo Financials and Metrics

Diageo Revenue

Diageo's revenue was reported to be £12.16 b in FY, 2018
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2018)

12.2b

Gross profit (FY, 2018)

7.5b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2018), %

61.9%

Net income (FY, 2018)

3.1b

EBITDA (FY, 2018)

4.2b

EBIT (FY, 2018)

3.7b

Market capitalization (14-Dec-2018)

86.0b

Closing stock price (14-Dec-2018)

141.4

Cash (30-Jun-2018)

874.0m

EV

87.0b
Diageo's current market capitalization is $86 b.
Annual
GBPFY, 1995FY, 1996FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

4.7b4.7b17.7b11.8b11.9b12.8b11.3b9.4b8.9b9.0b7.3b7.5b11.3b10.3b10.8b10.5b12.0b12.2b

Revenue growth, %

5%(3%)15%

Cost of goods sold

2.9b3.0b4.4b4.0b4.6b4.3b4.7b4.6b

Gross profit

4.3b4.5b6.9b6.2b6.2b6.2b7.4b7.5b
Half Year
GBPH1, 2016H1, 2017H1, 2018

Revenue

5.6b6.4b6.5b

Cost of goods sold

2.3b2.5b2.4b

Gross profit

3.3b4.0b4.1b

Gross profit Margin, %

59%62%63%
Annual
GBPFY, 1995FY, 1996FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

694.0m327.0m2.5b1.1b1.1b1.8b1.6b1.2b1.2b817.0m699.0m885.0m1.8b622.0m472.0m1.1b1.2b874.0m

Accounts Receivable

911.0m852.0m1.3b1.3b1.3b1.4b1.3b1.3b1.1b1.2b1.3b1.4b2.1b2.1b2.0b2.2b2.2b2.2b

Inventories

1.9b1.9b2.2b2.2b2.1b2.2b2.3b2.2b2.2b2.3b2.4b2.5b4.2b4.2b4.6b4.6b4.8b5.0b

Current Assets

3.9b3.6b8.3b6.6b6.3b7.3b7.3b6.5b5.1b4.9b4.8b5.2b8.5b7.5b7.7b8.9b8.7b8.7b
Half Year
GBPH1, 2016H1, 2017H1, 2018

Cash

541.0m1.3b920.0m

Accounts Receivable

3.1b3.6b3.4b

Inventories

4.4b4.7b4.9b

Current Assets

8.8b9.7b9.5b
Annual
GBPFY, 1995FY, 1996FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

625.0m716.0m1.5b1.0b1.1b1.3b1.7b167.0m1.5b1.4b2.0b1.4b2.6b2.3b2.5b2.4b2.8b3.1b

Depreciation and Amortization

629.0m440.0m473.0m361.0m

Inventories

(229.0m)(204.0m)(95.0m)(159.0m)

Accounts Payable

(92.0m)47.0m128.0m221.0m
Half Year
GBPH1, 2016H1, 2017H1, 2018

Net Income

1.5b1.6b2.1b

Depreciation and Amortization

281.0m178.0m187.0m

Inventories

(78.0m)(72.0m)(162.0m)

Accounts Payable

254.0m443.0m540.0m
GBPY, 2018

EV/EBITDA

20.8 x

EV/EBIT

23.6 x

EV/CFO

28.2 x

Revenue/Employee

400.1k

Debt/Equity

0.2 x

Debt/Assets

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

3 x
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Diageo Operating Metrics

FY, 2014H1, 2015FY, 2015H1, 2016FY, 2016H1, 2017FY, 2017H1, 2018

Sales Volume, equivalent units

156.10 m134.10 m246.20 m130.30 m246.40 m129.40 m242.20 m126.40 m

Responsible Drinking Programmes

373 298 335 264

Manufacturing Facilities

100 200 150 143

Countries

180 180 180 180
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Diageo Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
BelsazarMarch 15, 2018
Casamigos tequilaJune 21, 2017
Brandhouse BeveragesDecember 01, 2015
MeyApril 02, 2015£1.30 b
United National BreweriesApril 02, 2015
Tequila Don Julio SA de CVFebruary 27, 2015
United Spirits LimitedJune 20, 2014
Sichuan Chengdu Shuijingfang Group CompanyJuly 23, 2013
Ypióca AgroindustrialMay 28, 2012
Meta Abo Brewery Share CompanyJanuary 10, 2012
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Diageo Revenue Breakdown

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Diageo revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 10.4% from ISC, 11.6% from Africa, 31.1% from North America, 18.1% from Asia-Pacific, 7.8% from Latin America & Caribbean and 21.1% from Europe, Russia and Turkey

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Diageo Online and Social Media Presence

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Diageo News and Updates

Trouble Is Brewing for Guinness After Brexit

Almost every bottle and can crosses the U.K.’s only land border with the EU and reveals a logistical nightmare ahead.

Diageo North America Receives A 2018 Supply & Demand Chain Executive Green Supply Chain Award

NORWALK, Conn., Dec. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Diageo North America, a global leader in beverage alcohol, announced that it has received a 2018 Supply & Demand Chain Executive Green Supply Chain Award. Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine covers the entire end-to-end global supply...

Diageo North America Announces 2018 Supplier Awards

BALTIMORE, Nov. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Diageo North America, a global leader in beverage alcohol, announced its 2018 Supplier Awards during a gala celebration held at Diageo's newly opened Guinness Open Gate Brewery and Barrel House on November 12. In its eighth year, Diageo's Supplier...

Diageo sells Seagram’s VO to Sazerac in $550 million dealwdxefcqufszuzezftuxetqsqxt

The Seagram’s deal will help Diageo push new brands like George Clooney’s Casamigos tequila alongside its core whiskey and vodka lines in the US

Diageo Just Sold 19 Liquor Brands As It Focuses on High-End Booze

U.S. distiller Sazerac is the new owner of labels like Seagram's VO whiskey.

UPDATE 2-UK's Diageo to sell 19 brands to U.S.-based Sazerac for $550 mln

* Co also says sale will help it focus on premium brands in U.S.
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Diageo Company Life and Culture

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Diageo Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Diageo founded?

    Diageo was founded in 1997.

  • Who are Diageo key executives?

    Diageo's key executives are Ivan Menezes, Kathryn Mikells and David Cutter.

  • How many employees does Diageo have?

    Diageo has 29,362 employees.

  • What is Diageo revenue?

    Latest Diageo annual revenue is £12.2 b.

  • What is Diageo revenue per employee?

    Latest Diageo revenue per employee is £414.2 k.

  • Who are Diageo competitors?

    Competitors of Diageo include Constellation Brands, Heineken and Brown-Forman.

  • Where is Diageo headquarters?

    Diageo headquarters is located at Lakeside Drive Park Royal, London.

  • Where are Diageo offices?

    Diageo has offices in London, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Aberdeen and in 46 other locations.

  • How many offices does Diageo have?

    Diageo has 50 offices.