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

TypePublic
Founded1997
HQLondon, GB
Websitediageo.com
Employee Ratings3.9
Culture scoreC+

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)28,150(-4%)
Job Openings94
Revenue (FY, 2019)£12.9 B(+6%)
Share Price (May 2020)£2.8 K(-5%)

Key People/Management at Diageo

Javier Ferrán

Javier Ferrán

Chairman
Ivan Menezes

Ivan Menezes

CEO
Kathryn Mikells

Kathryn Mikells

CFO
Ewan Andrew

Ewan Andrew

President, Global Supply and Procurement
David Cutter

David Cutter

President, Global Supply and Procurement, and Chief Sustainability Officer
Susan Kilsby

Susan Kilsby

Director
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Diageo Office Locations

Diageo has offices in London, Alloa, Belfast, Edinburgh and in 68 other locations
London, GB (HQ)
Lakeside Drive Park Royal
Edinburgh, GB
5 Lochside Way
Asse, BE
Zellik
Kumasi, GH
Kaase
Bengaluru, IN
61/1, 61/2, 94/1, Kempapura Main Rd, DadaMastan Layout, Beside, Nagavara
Midrand, ZA
Waterval 5-Ir
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Diageo Financials and Metrics

Diageo Revenue

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Diageo's revenue was reported to be £12.87 b in FY, 2019
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2019)

12.9b

Gross profit (FY, 2019)

8.0b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2019), %

62.2%

Net income (FY, 2019)

3.3b

EBIT (FY, 2019)

4.0b

Market capitalization (29-May-2020)

65.2b

Closing stock price (29-May-2020)

2.8k

Cash (30-Jun-2019)

932.0m

EV

77.3b
Diageo's current market capitalization is £65.2 b.
Annual
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

10.3b10.8b10.5b12.0b12.2b12.9b

Revenue growth, %

5%(3%)15%1%

Cost of goods sold

4.0b4.6b4.3b4.7b4.6b4.9b

Gross profit

6.2b6.2b6.2b7.4b7.5b8.0b
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, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

694.0m327.0m2.5b1.1b1.1b1.8b1.6b1.2b1.2b817.0m699.0m885.0m1.8b622.0m472.0m1.1b1.2b874.0m932.0m

Accounts Receivable

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

Inventories

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

Current Assets

3.9b3.6b8.3b6.6b6.3b7.3b7.3b6.5b5.1b4.9b4.8b5.2b8.5b7.5b7.7b8.9b8.7b8.7b9.4b
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, 2018FY, 2019

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, 2019

EV/EBIT

19.1 x

EV/CFO

23.8 x

Debt/Equity

1.6 x

Debt/Assets

0.4 x

Financial Leverage

3.7 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

Company NameDateDeal Size
SeedlipAugust 07, 2019
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
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Diageo Revenue Breakdown

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

Human Capital Metrics

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Diageo Online and Social Media Presence

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Diageo Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C+

    65/100

  • CEO Rating

    B+

    73/100

  • Compensation

    C-

    59/100

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Diageo News and Updates

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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 exploring options to delist Indian arm - CNBC TV-18

Diageo Plc, the world's largest spirits maker, is exploring options to delist its Indian arm, United Spirits Ltd, by buying out minority shareholders, CNBC TV-18 reported on Monday.

What Could Drive $3.6 Billion Revenue Loss For Diageo In 2020: North America Or Asia-Pacific?

Diageo’s North America segment has seen revenues grow from $5.3 billion in 2017 to $5.8 billion in 2019, though we expect the revenue to plunge over 22% ($1.3 billion) to $4.5 billion in 2020. The segment is expected to be the biggest contributor (36%) to Diageo’s projected total revenue loss of...

Coronavirus: Guinness owner Diageo pauses £4.5bn shareholder returns scheme

Guinness owner Diageo has scrapped its financial guidance and suspended a £4.5bn shareholder returns programme after bars and restaurants across The post Coronavirus: Guinness owner Diageo pauses £4.5bn shareholder returns scheme appeared first on CityAM.

Diageo pulls financial guidance and halts buyback while going ahead with dividend

Diageo , the alcoholic beverage maker of Johnnie Walker whisky, Guinness beer and Captain Morgan rum, said it's halting its stock buyback program and suspending its financial guidance. Diageo said it will go ahead with its interim dividend due to be paid in April. In mainland China, Diageo said it'…

Diageo withdraws full-year forecast, halts capital returns programme

Diageo Plc, the world's largest spirits maker, said on Thursday it would withdraw outlook on its sales and operating profit growth and suspend capital returns programme for the rest of the year in response to the coronavirus pandemic.
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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 Javier Ferrán, Ivan Menezes and Kathryn Mikells.

  • How many employees does Diageo have?

    Diageo has 28,150 employees.

  • What is Diageo revenue?

    Latest Diageo annual revenue is £12.9 b.

  • What is Diageo revenue per employee?

    Latest Diageo revenue per employee is £457.1 k.

  • Who are Diageo competitors?

    Competitors of Diageo include Bacardi, Pernod Ricard and Carlsberg.

  • Where is Diageo headquarters?

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

  • Where are Diageo offices?

    Diageo has offices in London, Alloa, Belfast, Edinburgh and in 68 other locations.

  • How many offices does Diageo have?

    Diageo has 78 offices.