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Giffgaff is a mobile telephone network running as a Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) using the United Kingdom O2 network. It offers SIM-only pay-as-you-go deals, with the option of buying into lower-cost monthly “goodybag” rolling contracts with varying numbers of voice minutes, text messages and data allowance. In addition, Giffgaff offers mobile phones on credit terms.

TypePrivate
Founded2009
HQSlough, GB
Websitegiffgaff.com
Employee Ratings3.9

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)231(-2%)
Revenue (FY, 2018)£449.2 M(+11%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
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Key People/Management at GiffGaff

Ash Schofield

Ash Schofield

Chief Executive Officer
Steve McDonald

Steve McDonald

Chief Operating and Technology Officer
Sophie Wheater

Sophie Wheater

Chief Marketing Officer
Matt Kennedy

Matt Kennedy

Chief Commerce Officer
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GiffGaff Office Locations

GiffGaff has offices in Slough and Uxbridge
Slough, GB (HQ)
260 Bath Rd
Uxbridge, GB
148 Belmont Rd
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GiffGaff Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

2009
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GiffGaff Revenue

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GiffGaff's revenue was reported to be £449.22 m in FY, 2018
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2018)

449.2m

Gross profit (FY, 2018)

117.1m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2018), %

26.1%

Net income (FY, 2018)

30.6m

Cash (31-Dec-2018)

177.4m
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

207.6m284.8m351.4m407.4m449.2m

Cost of goods sold

146.7m205.6m251.2m294.3m332.1m

Gross profit

60.9m79.2m100.2m113.1m117.1m

Gross profit Margin, %

29%28%29%28%26%
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

22.9m78.6m63.3m118.4m177.4m

Accounts Receivable

11.7m

Inventories

241.0k4.7m5.3m6.0m4.9m

Current Assets

30.0m94.9m109.1m169.6m237.5m
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash From Operating Activities

(61.9m)60.6m(11.3m)61.5m68.2m

Cash From Investing Activities

(5.6m)(4.9m)(3.9m)(6.4m)(9.2m)

Net Change in Cash

(67.5m)55.6m(15.2m)55.1m59.0m
GBPFY, 2014

Financial Leverage

-0.9 x
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GiffGaff Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

91/100

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GiffGaff Online and Social Media Presence

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GiffGaff Blogs

What does inclusivity mean to giffgaff members?

At giffgaff, our belief and values are governed by the motto of ‘Harness the power of people, challenge the established way. Improve it’. Our people are at the heart of giffgaff and we are committed to creating an environment that is inclusive and supports diverse voices. We are the mobile network r…

Top tips on the circular economy for phones

Sustainability is at the core of all our initiatives at giffgaff. We were never the ones to follow the traditional path, so over the years we’ve been making conscious efforts to give back in our own unique ways. Last year, on Black Friday we launched a refurbished pop-up shopwhere nothing was for sa…

giffgaff gives back to the planet this Black Friday

At giffgaff we do mobile differently. We like to challenge the established ways and change things for the better. We are always looking for ways to give back - both to our planet and our people. So, whether it’s our products or services, our campaigns or adverts, we always try to choose the sustaina…

Top tips for a healthy work-life balance during covid

Remote working has become the new normal for so many since the Covid pandemic began. While some of us have warmed up to this idea, others are struggling to strike a balance as the lines between work and home life begin to blur. Many of us are grappling with long working hours, a flurry of virtual ca…

Why should you buy refurbished phones from giffgaff?

We at giffgaff pride ourselves on being an environmentally conscious brand. To honour our sustainability commitment, we’ve been actively promoting our refurbished phones. What are refurbished phones? Refurbished phones at giffgaff are second-hand devices that go through rigorous testing and quality …

Top tips on recycling

At giffgaff, we are passionate about doing better and being better. As part of our continued effort to practice sustainable habits and reinforce a circular economy, we are actively promoting recycling, upcycling and refurbishing to reduce waste. That’s why we’ve pulled together a handy guide contain…
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GiffGaff Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was GiffGaff founded?

    GiffGaff was founded in 2009.

  • Who are GiffGaff key executives?

    GiffGaff's key executives are Ash Schofield, Steve McDonald and Sophie Wheater.

  • How many employees does GiffGaff have?

    GiffGaff has 231 employees.

  • What is GiffGaff revenue?

    Latest GiffGaff annual revenue is £449.2 m.

  • What is GiffGaff revenue per employee?

    Latest GiffGaff revenue per employee is £1.9 m.

  • Who are GiffGaff competitors?

    Competitors of GiffGaff include Anywhere Sim, Welcomm Communications and Movandi.

  • Where is GiffGaff headquarters?

    GiffGaff headquarters is located at 260 Bath Rd, Slough.

  • Where are GiffGaff offices?

    GiffGaff has offices in Slough and Uxbridge.

  • How many offices does GiffGaff have?

    GiffGaff has 2 offices.