Dimension Data is a company operating as a hybrid IT systems integrator and managed services provider. It offers intelligent business applications, application development, data and automation, intelligent infrastructure, cloud, hybrid networks, intelligent security, and workspace solutions. The company serves education, financial services, healthcare, manufacturing, retail, and mining industries.

Employee Rating

3.8
TypeSubsidiary
Parent CompanyNippon Telegraph and Telephone
HQSandton, ZA
Founded1983
Websitedimensiondata.com
Cybersecurity ratingDMore
Dimension Data was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in Sandton, ZA
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Key People/Management at Dimension Data

Alan Turnley Jones

Alan Turnley Jones

Chief Executive Officer
Werner Kapp

Werner Kapp

Outgoing Chief Executive Officer
Barry Curtin

Barry Curtin

Chief Financial Officer
Michaela Voller

Michaela Voller

Chief Human Resources Officer
Zellah Fuphe

Zellah Fuphe

Chief Corporate Governance Officer
Jay Reddy

Jay Reddy

Chief Digital Officer
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Dimension Data Office Locations

Dimension Data has offices in Sandton, Cape Town, Port Elizabeth, Westville and in 10 other locations
Sandton, ZA (HQ)
57 Sloane St, Bryanston
Cape Town, ZA
Central Park Building, Black River Park, Observatory
Port Elizabeth, ZA
Moffett Office Park, Cnr William Moffett & Overbaakens Roads Fairview
Westville, ZA
6 The Blvd, Dawncliffe
Luanda, AO
Largo Manuel Bernardo 34
Gaborone, BW
Diamond Technology Park
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Dimension Data Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

1983

Total Funding

$450 k

Investors

In total, Dimension Data had raised $450 k. Dimension Data is a subsidiary of Nippon Telegraph and Telephone

Dimension Data Revenue

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Dimension Data's revenue was reported to be $8.05 b in FY, 2019 which is a 31.4% decrease from the previous period.
USDFY, 2016FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

7.4b11.7b8.1b

Revenue growth, %

(2%)(31%)

Cost of goods sold

6.0b9.5b6.5b

Gross profit

1.3b2.2b1.6b
USDFY, 2016FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

247.7m324.9m370.6m

Accounts Receivable

1.7b1.8b2.0b

Prepaid Expenses

415.1m578.3m486.6m

Inventories

181.5m174.0m158.5m
USDFY, 2016FY, 2018FY, 2019

Inventories

(13.6m)16.5m3.5m

Accounts Payable

111.6m197.9m31.4m

Cash From Operating Activities

43.6m120.7m(5.8m)

Purchases of PP&E

(175.1m)(191.1m)(123.8m)
USDFY, 2016

Revenue/Employee

417.5k

Debt/Equity

6.2 x

Debt/Assets

0.4 x

Financial Leverage

17.2 x
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Dimension Data Operating Metrics

FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2018FY, 2019

Enterprise Customers

6 k8 k

IT Assets Managed

45 m45 m

Partners

100

Countries

5757494747

Dimension Data Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
e2yJune 19, 2018
Millennium 1 SolutionsJune 05, 2018
CeryxApril 04, 2016
BritehouseOctober 07, 2015
OaktonAugust 13, 2014$171 m
Nexus ISApril 23, 2014
NextiraOneDecember 03, 2013
XigoFebruary 07, 2012
OpSourceJune 30, 2011
Magenta ComputaciónApril 07, 2010
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Dimension Data Revenue Breakdown

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Dimension Data revenue breakdown by business segment: 48.2% from Product and 51.8% from Services Rendered

Dimension Data Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

D

62/100

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Dimension Data Online and Social Media Presence

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Dimension Data Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    71/100

  • CEO Rating

    B+

    74/100

  • Compensation

    C+

    64/100

  • Diversity

    B

    71/100

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Dimension Data News and Updates

OneNeck, Dimension Data, and Dataprise Recognized as Innovators by 360Quadrants for Managed Services Space

CHICAGO, July 24, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Enterprises make use of managed services to operate their IT infrastructure more efficiently. In today's digital world, the demand for managed services is increasing rapidly as enterprises find it more and more difficult to manage their increasing IT ...

Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka Announces Partnership with NormaTec to Support Cyclists' Access to Recovery Technology

JOHANNESBURG and WATERTOWN, Mass., June 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka, Africa's first registered UCI World Tour team, is delighted to announce its partnership with NormaTec, the industry leader in compression recovery technology for athletes. Team Dimension Data...

Pluralsight Partners with Dimension Data to Re-Skill Engineers in DevOps and Automation Across 47 Countries Worldwide

SILICON SLOPES, Utah, March 28, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pluralsight, Inc. (NASDAQ: PS), the technology skills platform, today announced that Dimension Data, a global systems integrator and managed IT services provider, is using Pluralsight to re-skill its engineers in DevOps and automation, acros…

Dimension Data Executives Are Said to Weigh Buyout From NTT

Dimension Data Executives Are Said to Weigh Buyout From NTT

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Dimension Data Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Dimension Data founded?

    Dimension Data was founded in 1983.

  • Who are Dimension Data key executives?

    Dimension Data's key executives are Alan Turnley Jones, Werner Kapp and Barry Curtin.

  • How many employees does Dimension Data have?

    Dimension Data has 18,472 employees.

  • What is Dimension Data revenue?

    Latest Dimension Data annual revenue is $8.1 b.

  • What is Dimension Data revenue per employee?

    Latest Dimension Data revenue per employee is $436 k.

  • Who are Dimension Data competitors?

    Competitors of Dimension Data include ConvergeOne, Insight and Computacenter.

  • Where is Dimension Data headquarters?

    Dimension Data headquarters is located at 57 Sloane St, Bryanston, Sandton.

  • Where are Dimension Data offices?

    Dimension Data has offices in Sandton, Cape Town, Port Elizabeth, Westville and in 10 other locations.

  • How many offices does Dimension Data have?

    Dimension Data has 14 offices.