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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

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Employees (est.) (Mar 2020)17,800(+4%)
Job Openings176
Revenue (FY, 2020)$5.2 B(+7%)
Share Price (May 2020)£2.7 K

Key People/Management at Experian

Brian Cassin

Brian Cassin

Chief Executive Officer
Mike Rogers

Mike Rogers

Chairman
Lloyd Pitchford

Lloyd Pitchford

Chief Financial Officer
Ben Elliott

Ben Elliott

Chief Executive Officer, Asia Pacific
Kerry Williams

Kerry Williams

Chief Operating Officer
Craig Boundy

Craig Boundy

CEO, North America
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Experian Office Locations

Experian has offices in Dublin, Costa Mesa, Buenos Aires, Melbourne and in 46 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
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 $5.18 b in FY, 2020 which is a 6.5% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (FY, 2020)

5.2b

Revenue growth (FY, 2019 - FY, 2020), %

6.5%

Gross profit (FY, 2020)

2.6b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2020), %

49.3%

Net income (FY, 2020)

677.0m

EBIT (FY, 2020)

1.2b

Market capitalization (21-May-2020)

24.4b

Closing stock price (21-May-2020)

2.7k

Cash (31-Mar-2020)

277.0m

EV

28.5b
Experian's current market capitalization is £24.4 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

4.3b4.7b4.9b5.2b

Revenue growth, %

8%4%7%

Cost of goods sold

2.1b2.3b2.4b2.6b

Gross profit

2.2b2.3b2.4b2.6b
Half Year
USDH1, 2018H1, 2019H1, 2020

Revenue

2.2b2.4b2.5b

EBIT

518.0m580.0m556.0m

EBIT margin, %

24%25%22%

Interest income

8.0m5.0m6.0m
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

83.0m156.0m149.0m277.0m

Accounts Receivable

582.0m703.0m898.0m

Prepaid Expenses

154.0m194.0m183.0m

Current Assets

1.4b1.3b1.2b1.4b
Half Year
USDH1, 2018H1, 2019H1, 2020

Cash

114.0m175.0m146.0m

Current Assets

1.1b1.2b1.2b

PP&E

323.0m315.0m519.0m

Goodwill

4.3b4.3b4.5b
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

865.0m815.0m701.0m679.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

426.0m438.0m437.0m537.0m

Inventories

1.0m

Accounts Payable

19.0m72.0m39.0m33.0m
Half Year
USDH1, 2018H1, 2019H1, 2020

Net Income

318.0m321.0m355.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

212.0m215.0m263.0m

Accounts Payable

(193.0m)(234.0m)(304.0m)

Cash From Operating Activities

393.0m469.0m334.0m
USDY, 2020

EV/EBIT

24.1 x

EV/CFO

22.7 x

Revenue/Employee

295.9k

Debt/Equity

1.9 x

Debt/Assets

0.5 x

Financial Leverage

3.9 x

P/E Ratio

3.6k
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Experian Operating Metrics

FY, 2017H1, 2018FY, 2018May, 2018H1, 2019FY, 2019H1, 2020FY, 2020

Companies in Database

145 m145 m

Countries

37 37 39 39 44 44 45

Data Centers

4

Paying Members

120 k200 k
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Experian Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
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
Passport Health CommunicationsNovember 06, 2013$850 m
41st ParameterOctober 01, 2013$324 m
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Experian Revenue Breakdown

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Experian revenue breakdown by business segment: 21.0% from Consumer Services and 79.0% from Business-to-Business

Experian revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 8.3% from EMEA/Asia Pacific, 14.8% from UK and Ireland, 14.1% from Latin America and 62.7% from North America

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Experian Online and Social Media Presence

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Experian News and Updates

Experian tackles synthetic ID fraud

To combat a growing threat that’s expected to drive $48 billion in annual online payment fraud losses by 2023,1 Experian today announced the launch of Sure Profile.

Redington to distribute Experian’s PowerCurve suite of products in India

Experian, one of India’s leading data, analytics and decisioning companies today announced a partnership with Redington, the largest IT software and products distributor in India.

Experian India partners with Redington to further strengthen its decisioning & analytics solutions for the BFSI industry

MUMBAI, May 27, 2020: Experian, one of India’s leading data, analytics and decisioning companies today announced a partnership with Redington, the largest IT software and products distributor in India. This collaboration will further boost Experian’s commitment to help the Banking, Financial Service…

Experian tackles synthetic ID fraud

To combat a growing threat that’s expected to drive $48 billion in annual online payment fraud losse...

Information service provider Experian bets on China's further opening up

Leading international information service provider Experian believes that China's new foreign investment law will not only benefit the country's long-term economic development, but will also boost foreign companies' willingness to invest continuously in China, said Huang Jian, managing director of E…

Experian Reaffirms Commitment to Help Business and Consumers in Asia Pacific During COVID-19 Pandemic

Experian, the world’s leading global information services company, has developed multiple resources and services to help businesses and consumers across Asia Pacific during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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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, Mike Rogers and Lloyd Pitchford.

  • How many employees does Experian have?

    Experian has 17,800 employees.

  • What is Experian revenue?

    Latest Experian annual revenue is $5.2 b.

  • What is Experian revenue per employee?

    Latest Experian revenue per employee is $291 k.

  • Who are Experian competitors?

    Competitors of Experian include ClearScore, SAS and Credit Karma.

  • 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 46 other locations.

  • How many offices does Experian have?

    Experian has 53 offices.