Experian is an information services company that provides information, analytical tools, and marketing services to help clients manage their commercial and financial decisions. The Company helps organizations manage credit risk, prevent fraud, target marketing offers, and automate decision making. It also enables individuals to check their credit report and credit score as well as protect against identity theft.
Dublin, IE
Size (employees)
16,500 (est)+2%
Experian was founded in 1996 and is headquartered in Dublin, IE
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Key People/Management at Experian

Craig Boundy

Craig Boundy

CEO Experian North America and Experian Consumer Services
Charles Brown

Charles Brown

Group Company Secretary
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Experian Office Locations

Experian has an office in Dublin
Dublin, IE (HQ)
Newenham House Malahide Rd
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Experian Financials and Metrics

Experian Revenue

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Experian's revenue was reported to be $4.66 b in FY, 2018 which is a 7.5% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2018)

4.7 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2017 - FY, 2018), %


Gross profit (FY, 2018)

2.3 b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2018), %


Net income (FY, 2018)

815 m

EBIT (FY, 2018)

1.1 b

Cash (31-Mar-2018)

156 m


18.1 b
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018


4.3 b4.7 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

2.1 b2.3 b

Gross profit

2.2 b2.3 b
Half Year
USDH1, 2017H1, 2018


2.1 b2.2 b


490 m518 m

EBIT margin, %


Interest expense

2 m60 m
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018


83 m156 m

Accounts Receivable

582 m703 m

Prepaid Expenses

154 m194 m

Current Assets

1.4 b1.3 b
Half Year
USDH1, 2017H1, 2018


144 m114 m

Current Assets

1 b1.1 b


332 m323 m


4.5 b4.3 b
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

865 m815 m

Depreciation and Amortization

426 m438 m


1 m

Accounts Payable

19 m72 m
Half Year
USDH1, 2017H1, 2018

Net Income

383 m318 m

Depreciation and Amortization

213 m212 m

Accounts Payable

(155 m)(193 m)

Cash From Operating Activities

596 m393 m
USDY, 2018


16.5 x


15.2 x


282.5 k


1.3 x


0.4 x

Financial Leverage

3.1 x
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Experian Operating Metrics

FY, 2017H1, 2018FY, 2018

Credit Reports Delivered

1.70 b

Paying Members

120 k200 k

People Checked

182 m

Social Media Viewers

23 m
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Experian Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
ClearScore (114)March 15, 2018£275 m

Experian Revenue Breakdown

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Experian revenue breakdown by business segment: 19.9% from Consumer Services, 9.8% from Marketing Services, 14.3% from Decision Analytics and 56.0% from Credit Services

Experian revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 8.4% from EMEA/Asia Pacific, 17.8% from UK and Ireland, 16.9% from Latin America and 56.9% from North America

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Experian Online and Social Media Presence

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Experian News and Updates

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Experian introduces analytics on-demand

Experian has launched a new analytics solution in the UK to help organisations make fast, reliable d...

UK watchdog fines child care company for selling data

Britain's information watchdog has fined a firm that offers advice on pregnancy and child care 140,000 pounds (USD 180,000) for illegally collecting and selling personal information that ended up being used in a database for the Labour Party. The Information Commissioner's Office says Lifecycle Mark…

The most popular US cars will cost thousands more because of tariffs

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Millennials are doing one really smart thing for their finances

Not every age group is as diligent about their fiscal future.

Watchdog to probe Experian-ClearScore deal further

The U.K. Competition and Markets Authority said Tuesday that it has referred Experian PLC's (EXPN.LN) 275 million pound ($361.4 million) acquisition of ClearScore Ltd. for further investigation after the companies failed to address its previous concerns.
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Experian Company Life and Culture

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