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Huntswood is the UK's leading specialist resourcing and consultancy firm in the areas of governance, compliance and complaints. Our ambition is to enhance the reputation of our clients with their customers, people and regulators. We do this by helping firms: • Quickly and effectively react to regulatory issues, with high quality, swift intervention • Develop and embed appropriate systems, controls and processes to ensure robust governance and oversight • Better manage ongoing regulation Our core capabilities encompass business assurance, regulatory services, complaints, past business review and remediation, financial crime risk, recruitment, and culture and people development. We operate across a broad range of areas within financial services: retail banking, building societies, general insurance, life and pensions, consumer credit, and wealth and asset management. We also work with clients in a number of other heavily regulated industries. Our key differentiator is our ability to combine in-depth technical knowledge, agility, operational excellence, integrity and deep relationships with our clients and people – to the benefit of our clients. More specifically, firms choose us because we’re a financial services regulatory specialist with a successful track record of helping firms of all sizes. They also value our clear view of best practice and its execution, drawn from our wide-ranging client exposure. Ultimately, we deliver – clients attach great value to our responsive, action-oriented and agile approach, delivered by exceptional people with extensive regulatory and corporate experience. Huntswood placed in the Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to Work 2015 and in the Virgin Fast Track 100. We’ll never rest on our laurels though; we pride ourselves on continuously nurturing and developing talent within the company. We’re also a proud supporter of local causes, including Berkshire-based children’s charity, Daisy’s Dream.
TypePrivate
Founded1996
HQReading, GB
Websitehuntswood.com
Employee Ratings4.1

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Employees (est.) (Nov 2021)1,115
Revenue (FY, 2018)£221.4 M(+5%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore
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Key People/Management at Huntswood

Martin Dodd

Martin Dodd

Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Matthew Bonfield

Matthew Bonfield

Executive Chairman
Lucy Gilly

Lucy Gilly

Commercial Director
Ben Garratt

Ben Garratt

Director of Client Solutions and Transformation
Sara Robinson

Sara Robinson

People Director
Luke Wootton

Luke Wootton

Director of Client Relationships
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Huntswood Office Locations

Huntswood has offices in Reading and Liverpool
Reading, GB (HQ)
Abbey Gardens, 4 Abbey St
Liverpool, GB
4 Renshaw St
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Huntswood Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

1996
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Huntswood Revenue

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Huntswood's revenue was reported to be £221.36 m in FY, 2018
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Revenue (FY, 2018)

221.4m

Gross profit (FY, 2018)

52.8m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2018), %

23.9%

Net income (FY, 2018)

22.8m

EBITDA (FY, 2018)

27.0m

EBIT (FY, 2018)

25.1m

Cash (30-Sept-2018)

5.4m
GBPFY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

6.0m19.7m32.4m36.3m40.3m51.3m44.7m37.7m28.4m40.8m76.2m137.3m190.4m250.1m306.6m304.0m211.9m221.4m

Revenue growth, %

31%23%(1%)

Cost of goods sold

5.0m15.5m23.3m26.3m33.6m38.2m36.3m28.7m22.4m32.9m57.3m97.3m139.2m191.8m236.3m235.9m160.1m168.5m

Gross profit

988.0k4.1m9.1m10.0m6.6m13.1m8.3m9.0m6.0m7.9m18.9m40.0m51.2m58.4m70.3m68.0m51.7m52.8m
GBPFY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

178.0761.0k3.9m2.5m82.4k55.2k1.1m1.5m6.0m10.1m14.0m6.0m100.01.05.4m

Accounts Receivable

1.1m1.6m3.5m2.8m3.7m3.6m7.0m5.9m4.1m6.7m10.6m15.3m21.5m14.1m34.3m28.0m24.8m14.3m

Current Assets

1.2m3.5m8.5m7.7m7.6m6.5m8.2m8.3m6.4m9.8m18.4m29.6m45.8m43.8m49.8m38.7m38.6m29.6m

PP&E

147.0k344.0k535.0k2.0m2.4m1.6m1.3m780.8k513.6k345.7k439.2k581.1k668.4k952.6k4.4m4.3m3.4m2.9m
GBPFY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

121.1k953.0k2.5m2.1m(1.0m)89.4k(2.0m)(230.8k)(2.5m)1.1m5.0m21.6m31.3m34.2m42.7m35.3m20.7m22.8m

Cash From Operating Activities

182.6k1.9m6.0m1.8m696.0k2.3m(206.2k)40.7k1.1m1.9m7.1m26.5m43.5m49.4m44.6m40.4m24.9m43.0m

Dividends Paid

87.0k820.0k1.6m888.0k1.7m13.7m29.2m35.0m40.0m38.6m21.7m22.9m

Cash From Financing Activities

100.020.0k(313.0k)(540.0k)(690.9k)(466.7k)(267.5k)(76.7k)(302.5k)(5.2m)(1.5m)(1.1k)(2.6k)(2.0k)(2.5k)
GBPFY, 2001

Debt/Equity

1.9 x

Financial Leverage

40.7 x
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Huntswood Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

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78/100

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Huntswood News and Updates

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Huntswood Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Huntswood founded?

    Huntswood was founded in 1996.

  • Who are Huntswood key executives?

    Huntswood's key executives are Martin Dodd, Matthew Bonfield and Lucy Gilly.

  • How many employees does Huntswood have?

    Huntswood has 1,115 employees.

  • What is Huntswood revenue?

    Latest Huntswood annual revenue is £221.4 m.

  • What is Huntswood revenue per employee?

    Latest Huntswood revenue per employee is £198.5 k.

  • Who are Huntswood competitors?

    Competitors of Huntswood include Qapital, BankBazaar.com and Curtis Banks.

  • Where is Huntswood headquarters?

    Huntswood headquarters is located at Abbey Gardens, 4 Abbey St, Reading.

  • Where are Huntswood offices?

    Huntswood has offices in Reading and Liverpool.

  • How many offices does Huntswood have?

    Huntswood has 2 offices.