Hudson (NASDAQ: HSON) is a leading provider of specialized, professional recruitment, contract professionals and talent management services worldwide. With more than 2,000 employees in approximately 20 countries, we help our clients achieve greater organizational performance by attracting, selecting, engaging and developing the best and brightest people for their businesses.

Getting the best from talented people begins with a well-crafted recruiting strategy to attract individuals with the capacity for success. It also takes reliable, accurate assessment and selection methodologies. And it requires effective solutions to engage, develop and retain people, underscored by a commitment to building a diverse and inclusive workforce. Hudson partners with clients in all these endeavors, delivering specialized professional staffing, outsourcing and talent management solutions.

From single placements to total outsourced solutions, we translate human capital strategies into practical actions and measurable results. Beyond placing candidates into contract, consulting and direct roles, we help clients implement effective long-term recruiting and retention strategies. Our underlying goal is to improve performance at every level, so that the whole becomes greater than the sum of each individual’s expertise.

Company Growth (employees)
New York, US
Size (employees)
1,600 (est)
Hudson is headquartered in New York, US

Key People at Hudson

Stephen Nolan

Stephen Nolan

Chief Executive Officer
Alexis De Bretteville

Alexis De Bretteville

Chief Executive Officer, Europe
Lori Hock

Lori Hock

Chief Executive Officer, Hudson Americas
Mark Steyn

Mark Steyn

Chief Executive Officer, Asia Pacific
Ivan De Witte

Ivan De Witte

Chairman, Europe

Hudson Office Locations

Hudson has offices in New York, Tampa, Chicago, Sydney and in 7 other locations
New York, US (HQ)
1325 6th Ave
Amsterdam, NL
55 Piet Heinkade
London, GB
53 64 Chancery Ln
Singapore, SG
20 Mc Callum Street, #17 01 Tokio Marine Centre
Christchurch, NZ
55 43 Princess St
Beijing, CN
Unit 408, North Tower, Beijing Kerry Centre, No.1 Guang Hua Road
Shanghai, CN
Hongyi Plaza, No. 288 Jiujiang Road
Sydney, AU
19 20 Bond St
Chicago, US
1150 La Salle Hotel 2 N La Salle St
Tampa, US
690 4301 W Boy Scout Blvd

Hudson Data and Metrics

Hudson Financial Metrics

Hudson's revenue was reported to be $422.7 m in FY, 2016 which is a 9% decrease from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

422.7 m

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

(8.8 m)

EBIT (FY, 2016)

(7.6 m)

Market capitalization (23-Jun-2017)

42.3 m

Closing share price (23-Jun-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2016)

21.3 m
Hudson's current market capitalization is $42.3 m.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


660.1 m581.2 m463.2 m422.7 m

Revenue growth, %


Gross profit

229.9 m222.8 m187.7 m

Gross profit Margin, %


Operating expense total

256.6 m240.3 m204.3 m182 m


(26.8 m)(17.5 m)3.2 m(7.6 m)

EBIT margin, %


Interest expense

596 k661 k722 k357 k

Interest income

596 k661 k722 k357 k

Income tax expense

3.8 m

Net Income

(30.4 m)(13.2 m)2.3 m(8.8 m)
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


37.4 m34 m37.7 m21.3 m

Current Assets

132 m118.9 m106.1 m84.1 m


13.8 m9.8 m7.9 m7 m

Total Assets

158.8 m139.7 m124.9 m101.8 m

Accounts Payable

9.7 m6.4 m5.2 m4.7 m

Current Liabilities

68.8 m67.1 m51.6 m50.6 m

Additional Paid-in Capital

475.5 m476.7 m480.8 m482.3 m

Retained Earnings

(417.4 m)(430.6 m)(428.3 m)(440.5 m)

Total Equity

61.2 m41.9 m

Financial Leverage

2 x2.4 x
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

(30.4 m)(13.2 m)2.3 m(8.8 m)

Depreciation and Amortization

6.4 m5.6 m3.8 m3.1 m

Accounts Receivable

19.4 m(7.1 m)(1.3 m)(582 k)

Cash From Operating Activities

2.5 m(17.8 m)(17.4 m)(9.4 m)

Capital Expenditures

(2.6 m)(5.3 m)(3.1 m)(2.8 m)

Cash From Investing Activities

(2.6 m)16.7 m21.6 m(2.7 m)

Cash From Financing Activities

(497 k)(1.3 m)644 k(2.9 m)

Free Cash Flow

5.1 m(12.5 m)(14.3 m)(6.7 m)
Y, 2016

Financial Leverage

2.4 x

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