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Experian is an information services company that provides information, analytical tools, and marketing services to help clients manage their commercial and financial decisions. Its solutions include decision analytics, marketing analytics, forecasting and modeling, business and marketing intelligence, regulation and compliance, consumer credit management, fraud management, and identity management. The company serves the automotive, construction, education, financial services, retail, and legal industries.
TypePublic
Founded1996
HQDublin, IE
Websiteexperianplc.com
Overall CultureA+

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Employees (est.) (Mar 2021)17,800
Job Openings570
Revenue (FY, 2021)$5.4 B(+4%)
Share Price (Jun 2021)£28.1
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Experian

Brian Cassin

Brian Cassin

Chief Executive Officer & Director
Craig Boundy

Craig Boundy

CEO, North America
Lloyd Pitchford

Lloyd Pitchford

Chief Financial Officer
Kerry Williams

Kerry Williams

Chief Operating Officer
Nadia Ridout-Jamieson

Nadia Ridout-Jamieson

Chief Communications Officer
Charles Brown

Charles Brown

Group Company Secretary
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Experian Office Locations

Experian has offices in Dublin, Costa Mesa, Buenos Aires, Melbourne and in 47 other locations
Dublin, IE (HQ)
Newenham House, Malahide Rd, Northern Cross
Buenos Aires, AR
3er Piso, Carlos Pellegrini 587
Melbourne, AU
Level 6/549 St Kilda Rd
North Sydney, AU
Level 20/101 Miller St
Wien, AT
Strozzigasse 10/13
São Carlos, BR
Av. Dr. Heitor José Reali, 360
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Experian Financials and Metrics

Experian Revenue

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Experian's revenue was reported to be $5.37 b in FY, 2021 which is a 3.7% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (FY, 2021)

5.4b

Revenue growth (FY, 2020 - FY, 2021), %

3.7%

Gross profit (FY, 2021)

2.6b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2021), %

48.8%

Net income (FY, 2021)

802.0m

EBIT (FY, 2021)

1.2b

Market capitalization (22-Jun-2021)

25.8b

Closing stock price (22-Jun-2021)

28.1

Cash (31-Mar-2021)

180.0m

EV

29.9b
Experian's current market capitalization is £25.8 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Revenue

4.9b5.2b5.4b

Revenue growth, %

4%7%4%

Cost of goods sold

2.4b2.6b2.7b

Gross profit

2.4b2.6b2.6b
Half Year
USDH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021

Revenue

2.4b2.5b2.5b

EBIT

580.0m556.0m546.0m

EBIT margin, %

25%22%22%

Interest income

5.0m6.0m7.0m
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Cash

149.0m277.0m180.0m

Accounts Receivable

1.1b1.1b1.2b

Current Assets

1.2b1.4b1.4b

PP&E

333.0m502.0m469.0m
Half Year
USDH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021

Cash

175.0m146.0m165.0m

Current Assets

1.2b1.2b1.3b

PP&E

315.0m519.0m486.0m

Goodwill

4.3b4.5b4.8b
Annual
USDFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Net Income

701.0m677.0m802.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

437.0m537.0m591.0m

Accounts Payable

39.0m33.0m18.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

1.2b1.3b1.5b
Half Year
USDH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021

Net Income

321.0m355.0m332.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

215.0m263.0m278.0m

Accounts Payable

(234.0m)(304.0m)(178.0m)

Cash From Operating Activities

469.0m334.0m574.0m
USDH1, 2019

Debt/Equity

1.5 x

Debt/Assets

0.4 x

Financial Leverage

3.5 x
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Experian Operating Metrics

FY, 2018May, 2018H1, 2019FY, 2019H1, 2020FY, 2020H1, 2021FY, 2021

Companies in Database

145 m145 m163 m

Countries

39394444454544

Data Centers

44

Paying Members

200 k
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Experian Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
TapadNovember 20, 2020$280 m
RewardStockNovember 12, 2020
RAM Credit InfoOctober 24, 2019
Look Who’s ChargingAugust 22, 2019
MyHealthDirectAugust 08, 2019
CompuscanDecember 12, 2018$263 m
ClearScoreMarch 15, 2018£275 m
RunpathNovember 15, 2017
String AutomotiveMay 23, 2017
CSIDApril 19, 2016$360 m
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Experian Revenue Breakdown

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Experian revenue breakdown by business segment: 75.7% from Business-to-Business and 24.3% from Consumer Services

Experian revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 8.7% from EMEA/Asia Pacific, 13.9% from UK and Ireland, 11.6% from Latin America and 65.7% from North America

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Experian Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

94/100

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Experian Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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Experian Online and Social Media Presence

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Experian Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A+

    86/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    90/100

  • Compensation

    A+

    88/100

  • Diversity

    A+

    87/100

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Experian News and Updates

New Global Decisioning Report Highlights the Complexity of Today’s Credit Landscape

Customer needs have changed dramatically over the course of the pandemic, and as some parts of the world begin to move back into what we recognize as normality, the scale of change across today’s credit landscape is now emerging. New research from Experian’s Global Decisioning Report shows how the i…

Three things lenders need to do to navigate today’s complex lending and credit landscape

As we enter the latter stages of the pandemic, many countries are experiencing a two-lane economy. Some individuals currently have more cash than they had when the pandemic started—and now they’re ready to spend. Yet, for a significant portion, the financial fallout from 2020 is still rippling acros…

Low-income Tenants Can Get “Credit” for Paying their Rent

How can we begin to eliminate the racial wealth gap in America? One way is to help consumers build their credit profile, especially for those who have poor credit scores or no credit scores at all. Opening doors to credit building opportunities can make a difference. Rent reporting—the reporting of …

Experian moves to hybrid working model in the UK

Experian, the leading global information services company, has introduced a new working model for its UK-based employees to create a working environment that suits everyone’s situation. 99% of employees based in the region (either as part of the UK business or on behalf of the global and internat…

Experian's Nottingham headquarters to be refurbished as company moves to hybrid working

The Nottingham headquarters of credit firm Experian will go through a major refurbishment as the company moves the majority of its staff into flexible working

DC tech entrepreneur launches new credit app, makes history with partnership with Experian

"We are uberly excited to have recently launched a new product called Credit Rich in partnership with Experian. We are rounding up users' spare change to pay their bills intelligently and optimize their credit scores as fast as possible. We are the first Black American company to have a major partne…
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Experian Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Experian founded?

    Experian was founded in 1996.

  • Who are Experian key executives?

    Experian's key executives are Brian Cassin, Craig Boundy and Lloyd Pitchford.

  • How many employees does Experian have?

    Experian has 17,800 employees.

  • What is Experian revenue?

    Latest Experian annual revenue is $5.4 b.

  • What is Experian revenue per employee?

    Latest Experian revenue per employee is $301.8 k.

  • Who are Experian competitors?

    Competitors of Experian include Cerved, Epsilon and Change Healthcare.

  • Where is Experian headquarters?

    Experian headquarters is located at Newenham House, Malahide Rd, Northern Cross, Dublin.

  • Where are Experian offices?

    Experian has offices in Dublin, Costa Mesa, Buenos Aires, Melbourne and in 47 other locations.

  • How many offices does Experian have?

    Experian has 54 offices.