GKN is a global engineering company, which is engaged in the design, manufacture and service of systems and components for original equipment manufacturers. The Company operates in four segments: GKN Aerospace, GKN Driveline, GKN Powder Metallurgy and GKN Land Systems. The GKN Aerospace segment is a supplier of airframe and engine structures, landing gear, electrical interconnection systems, transparencies and aftermarket services. The GKN Aerospace segment is a supplier of airframe and engine structures, landing gear, electrical interconnection systems, transparencies and aftermarket services. The GKN Powder Metallurgy segment is a manufacturer of sintered components and a producer of metal powder. The GKN Land Systems segment is a supplier of power management products and services. It designs, manufactures and supplies products and services for the agricultural, construction and utility vehicle markets and industrial segments.

TypePublic
HQRedditch, GB
Founded1759
Size (employees)51,117 (est)
Websitegkn.com
GKN was founded in 1759 and is headquartered in Redditch, GB
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Key People/Management at GKN

Anne Stevens

Anne Stevens

CEO
Michael Turner

Michael Turner

Chairman
Jos Sclater

Jos Sclater

General Counsel & Company Secretary
Angus Cockburn

Angus Cockburn

Independent Non-Executive Director
Adam Walker

Adam Walker

Finance Director
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GKN Office Locations

GKN has offices in Cromwell, Armstrong, Bowling Green, Van Wert and in 89 other locations
Redditch, GB (HQ)
Ipsley House
Filton, GB
Golf Course Ln
Staffordshire, GB
Higher Woodcroft
West Midlands, GB
Eckersall Rd
West Midlands, GB
Chester Rd
Wien, AT
32 Slamastraße
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GKN Financials and Metrics

GKN Revenue

GKN's revenue was reported to be £9.67 b in FY, 2017 which is a 9.6% increase from the previous period.
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2017)

9.7 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2016 - FY, 2017), %

9.6%

Net income (FY, 2017)

509 m

EBIT (FY, 2017)

699 m

Cash (31-Dec-2017)

421 m

EV

6.2 b
GBPFY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

3.4 b3.3 b3.3 b3.5 b3.6 b3.6 b3.9 b4.4 b4.2 b5.4 b5.7 b6.5 b7.1 b7 b7.2 b8.8 b9.7 b

Revenue growth, %

(4%)1%4%5%0%6%13%(3%)29%6%13%10%(2%)4%22%10%

Operating expense total

3.4 b3.2 b3.3 b3.6 b3.6 b3.4 b3.6 b4.3 b4.2 b5 b5.4 b5.9 b6.6 b6.7 b6.9 b8.5 b9 b

EBITDA

362 m1.4 b240 m598 m859 m829 m562 m584 m786 m
GBPFY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

167 m105 m131 m860 m724 m342 m282 m114 m316 m438 m156 m181 m184 m319 m299 m411 m421 m

Accounts Receivable

388 m394 m424 m489 m497 m457 m509 m550 m547 m664 m840 m936 m951 m1 b1.1 b1.4 b1.4 b

Prepaid Expenses

47 m

Inventories

503 m488 m487 m507 m467 m470 m552 m718 m563 m637 m749 m885 m931 m971 m1.2 b1.4 b1.4 b
GBPFY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

40 m103 m103 m580 m59 m177 m196 m(120 m)(39 m)326 m306 m488 m407 m174 m202 m244 m509 m

Depreciation and Amortization

611 m

Cash From Operating Activities

439 m361 m287 m179 m265 m60 m240 m259 m227 m89 m454 m449 m709 m658 m775 m666 m476 m

Purchases of PP&E

(442 m)
GBPY, 2017

EV/EBIT

8.8 x

EV/CFO

13 x

Revenue/Employee

194 k

Debt/Equity

0.5 x

Debt/Assets

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

3.4 x
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GKN Operating Metrics

FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Countries

30 30 30

Manufacturing Facilities (Aerospace)

33 62 55

Manufacturing Facilities (Driveline)

46 46 49

Manufacturing Facilities (Powder Metallurgy)

34 32 33
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GKN Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Melrose Industries April 29, 2018$11 b

GKN Revenue Breakdown

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GKN revenue breakdown by business segment: 11.6% from GKN Powder Metallurgy, 52.5% from GKN Driveline and 35.9% from GKN Aerospace

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GKN Online and Social Media Presence

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GKN News and Updates

GKN groups aftermarket activities into a new website

ROESRATH, Germany, Sept. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- GKN's Niche Customer, Motorsport & Aftermarket (NMA) website has been completely overhauled with a simple-to-use, modern look and interesting content that is integrated into the common GKN brand presence on the GKN Driveline website. This...

Aircraft Fuel Tanks Global Market 2018: Key Players – Meggitt, PFW Aerospace, GKN Aerospace, Cobham, General Dynamics

Aircraft Fuel Tanks -Market Demand, Growth, Opportunities and Analysis Of Top Key Player Forecast To 2023 Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Powder Metallurgy Global Market 2018: Key Players – GKN, Sumitomo Electric Industries, Hitachi Chemical, Fine Sinter, Miba AG

Powder Metallurgy -Market Demand, Growth, Opportunities and Analysis Of Top Key Player Forecast To 2023 Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

ArianeGroup supplier GKN to 3D print turbines for reusable Prometheus engines

European rocket builder ArianeGroup, the company leading development and production of the Ariane 5 and upcoming Ariane 6 rockets, on Sept. 4 awarded a contract to a Swedish supplier for a reusable engine program. SpaceNews.com

Aircraft Nacelle Components Market: Rising with Immense Development Trends across the Globe by GKN Aerospace, Leonardo S.p.A, Safran S.A.

A new business intelligence report released by HTF MI with title “2015-2023 World Aircraft Nacelle Components Market Research Report by Product Type, End-User / Application and Regions / Countries” that targets and provides comprehensive market analysis with future prospects to 2023. The analysts of…

Automotive Powertrain Market to grow with a healthy growth rate of more than 5.78% including key players GKN PLC., Aisin Seiki Co. Ltd., ZF Friedrichshafen AG

Global Automotive Powertrain Market industry valued approximately USD 464.31 billion in 2016 is anticipated to grow with a healthy growth rate of more than 5.78% over the forecast period 2017-2025. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday
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