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Company Growth (employees)
Armonk, US
Size (employees)
380,300 (est)
IBM was founded in 1911 and is headquartered in Armonk, US

Key People/Management at IBM

Virginia M. Rometty

Virginia M. Rometty

Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer
Jon C. Iwata

Jon C. Iwata

Senior Vice President, Marketing and Communications
Bruno Di Leo

Bruno Di Leo

Senior Vice President, Sales and Distribution
Diane Gherson

Diane Gherson

Senior Vice President, Human Resources
Tom Rosamilia

Tom Rosamilia

Senior Vice President, IBM Systems
Bridget van Kralingen

Bridget van Kralingen

Senior Vice President, IBM Industry Platforms
Michelle H. Browdy

Michelle H. Browdy

Senior Vice President, Legal and Regulatory Affairs, and General Counsel
Erich Clementi

Erich Clementi

Senior Vice President, Global Markets and Chairman, IBM Europe
Mark Foster

Mark Foster

Senior Vice President, Global Business Services IBM
Martin Jetter

Martin Jetter

Senior Vice President, IBM Global Technology Services
James J. Kavanaugh

James J. Kavanaugh

Senior Vice President, Transformation & Operations
Dr. John E. Kelly III

Dr. John E. Kelly III

Senior Vice President, Cognitive Solutions and IBM Research
David Kenny

David Kenny

Senior Vice President, IBM Watson and Cloud Platform
Ken Keverian

Ken Keverian

Senior Vice President, Corporate Strategy
Arvind Krishna

Arvind Krishna

Senior Vice President, Hybrid Cloud, and Director of IBM Research
Robert J. LeBlanc

Robert J. LeBlanc

Senior Vice President, Cloud
Martin Schroeter

Martin Schroeter

Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Bob Lord

Bob Lord

IBM Chief Digital Officer

IBM Office Locations

IBM has offices in Armonk, Seoul, Markham, México and in 73 other locations
Armonk, US (HQ)
New Orchard Rd
Singapore, SG
9 Changi Business Park Central 1
Tokyo, JP
19-21 Nihonbashi, Hakozaki-cho Chuo-ku
Bangaluru, IN
No.12, Subramanya Arcade, Bannerghatta Main Road
Beijing, CN
25/F, Pangu Plaza, No. 27, Central North Fourth Ring Road, Chaoyang District
Casablanca, MA
Casablanca Nearshore Park, Shore 19, 1100 Bd Al Qods – Quartier Sidi Maârouf
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IBM Financials and Metrics

IBM Financials

IBM's revenue was reported to be $18.2 b in Q1, 2017

Revenue (Q1, 2017)

18.2 b

Gross profit (Q1, 2017)

7.8 b

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2017), %


Net income (Q1, 2017)

1.8 b

Market capitalization (20-Oct-2017)

152.3 b

Cash (31-Dec-2016)

7.8 b


186.6 b
IBM's current market capitalization is $152.3 b.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


99.8 b92.8 b81.7 b79.9 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

51.2 b46.4 b41.1 b41.6 b

Gross profit

48.5 b46.4 b40.7 b38.3 b
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017


24.4 b22.4 b19.6 b20.8 b19.3 b18.7 b20.2 b19.2 b18.2 b

Cost of goods sold

12.4 b11.5 b10.1 b10.4 b9.8 b10 b10.5 b10.2 b10.4 b

Gross profit

12 b10.9 b9.5 b10.4 b9.4 b8.7 b9.7 b9 b7.8 b

Gross profit Margin, %

USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


10.7 b8.5 b7.7 b7.8 b


2.3 b2.1 b1.6 b1.6 b

Total Assets

126.2 b117.5 b110.5 b117.5 b

Short-term debt

6.9 b5.7 b6.5 b7.5 b
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

16.5 b12 b13.2 b11.9 b

Depreciation and Amortization

4.4 b


(57 m)(39 m)133 m(14 m)

Accounts Payable

(529 m)(456 m)81 m197 m
USDQ2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017

Net Income

6.5 b6.5 b2.3 b5.8 b8.7 b2 b4.5 b7.4 b1.8 b

Depreciation and Amortization

2.3 b3.4 b968 m1.9 b2.9 b1 b2.1 b3.3 b1.1 b

Cash From Operating Activities

6.9 b10.8 b3.6 b7.5 b11.7 b5.6 b9.1 b13.3 b4 b

Purchases of PP&E

(1.8 b)(2.8 b)(857 m)(1.7 b)(2.7 b)(956 m)(1.8 b)(2.6 b)(740 m)
USDY, 2017


47.2 x


47.7 k
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IBM Operating Metrics

FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Patents Issued

7.53 k7.36 k8.09 k


$128.4 b$120.7 b$118.7 b



Data Centers

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IBM Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
International Business Machines AS
IBM Capital Peru S.A.C.
International Business Machines of Belgium
IBM Canada Limited—IBM Canada Limitee
International Business Machines Gabon SARL
IBM Deutschland Kreditbank GmbH
IBM India Private Limited
IBM Maroc
Banco IBM S.A.
IBM Bulgaria Ltd.
IBM Ceska Republika spol. s.r.o.
IBM del Ecuador, C.A.
IBM Deutschland GmbH
IBM Global Financing Deutschland GmbH
IBM Italia S.p.A.
IBM Japan Credit LLC
IBM Japan, Ltd.
IBM Global Financing Korea Limited
International Business Machines Madagascar SARLU
IBM de Mexico, S. de R.L.
IBM de Mexico, Comercializacion y Servicios S. de R.L. de C.V.
IBM International Group B.V.
IBM Finans Norge AS
IBM del Peru, S.A.
IBM Global Financing Canada Corporation
Oy IBM Finland AB
IBM China/Hong Kong Limited
IBM Israel Limited
IBM Capital Italia S.r.l.
IBM Malaysia Sdn. Bhd.
IBM Mauritius
IBM Global Financing de Chile SpA
IBM de Colombia & C.I.A. S.C.A.
IBM Danmark ApS
IBM Global Financing Danmark ApS
IBM Egypt Business Support Services
IBM France Financement
IBM Hellas Information Handling Systems S.A.
IBM Kuwait SPC
Sabiedriba ar irobezotu atbildibu IBM Latvija
International Information Services Management Limited
IBM Nederland B.V.
International Business Machines West Africa Limited
IBM (China) Co
IBM East Africa Limited
IBM Korea, Inc.
IBM Business Transformation Center
IBM Eesti Osauhing (IBM Estonia Ou)
IBM Ireland Limited
IBM Nederland Financieringen B.V.
IBM Philippines
IBM Global Financing Polska Sp.z.o.o.
IBM Polska Sp.z.o.o.
Companhia IBM Portuguesa, S.A.
IBM Romania Srl
IBM East Europe/Asia Ltd.
International Business Machines Senegal
IBM—International Business Machines d.o.o., Belgrade
IBM Limited
IBM Singapore Pte. Ltd.
IBM Slovensko spol s.r.o.
IBM Slovenija d.o.o.
IBM Global Financing South Africa (Pty) Ltd
IBM South Africa (Pty) Ltd.
IBM Global Financing España
IBM Global Services España
International Business Machines
IBM Global Financing Sweden AB
IBM Svenska Aktiebolag
IBM Global Financing Schweiz GmbH
IBM Schweiz AG
IBM Taiwan Corporation
IBM Tanzania Limited
IBM Capital (Thailand) Company Limited
IBM Thailand Company Limited
IBM Tunisie
IBM (International Business Machines) Turk Limited Sirketi
Technology Products and Services Limited
IBM Ukraine
IBM Middle East FZ—LLC
IBM United Kingdom Limited
IBM United Kingdom Asset Leasing Limited
IBM United Kingdom Financial Services Limited
IBM del Uruguay
IBM Capital Inc
IBM Credit LLC
IBM International Group Capital LLC
IBM International Foundation
IBM World Trade Corporation
Softlayer Technologies
IBM de Venezuela, S.A.
IBM Vietnam Company
International Business Machines Zambia Limited
IBM Argentina Sociedad de Responsabilidad Limitada
IBM Australia Limited
IBM Global Financing Australia Limited
IBM Oesterreich Internationale Bueromaschinen Gesellschaft m.b.H.
IBM Bahamas Limited
IBM Bahrain SPC
IBM Bangladesh Private Limited
IBM Brasil—Industria, Maquinas e Servicos Limitada
IBM Burkina Faso SARL
IBM Factoring (China) Co
IBM Croatia Ltd./IBM Hrvatska d.o.o.
IBM Global Financing Finland Oy
PT IBM Indonesia
IBM Services Financial Sector Luxembourg Sarl
IBM Malta Limited
IBM Capital Mexico I, S. de R.L. de C.V.
IBM Belgium Financial Services Company
WTC Insurance Corporation
IBM de Chile S.A.C.
IBM (China) Investment Company Limited
Compagnie IBM France
International Business Machines Ghana Limited
IBM Magyarorszagi Kft.
IBM Ireland Product Distribution Limited
IBM Italia Servizi Finanziari S.r.l.
IBM Lietuva
IBM New Zealand Limited
CloudigoSeptember 24, 2017
Sanovi TechnologiesOctober 27, 2016
Promontory Financial GroupSeptember 29, 2016
EZSourceJune 01, 2016
BluewolfMarch 30, 2016$200 m
Resilient SystemsFebruary 29, 2016
Truven Health AnalyticsFebruary 18, 2016$2.6 b
Ecx.ioFebruary 03, 2016
ApertoFebruary 02, 2016
Resource/AmmiratiJanuary 28, 2016
UstreamJanuary 21, 2016
ClearleapDecember 08, 2015
GravitantNovember 03, 2015
The Weather CompanyOctober 28, 2015
CleversafeOctober 05, 2015$1.3 b
MeteorixSeptember 28, 2015
StrongLoopSeptember 10, 2015
Merge HealthcareAugust 06, 2015$1 b
ComposeJuly 23, 2015
Blue BoxJune 03, 2015
PhytelMay 04, 2015
ExplorysApril 16, 2015
BlekkoMarch 27, 2015
AlchemyAPIMarch 04, 2015
CrossIdeasJuly 31, 2014
CogneaMay 20, 2014
SilverpopApril 10, 2014
CloudantFebruary 24, 2014
AsperaDecember 19, 2013
FiberlinkDecember 18, 2013$375 m
The Now FactoryOctober 29, 2013
XtifyOctober 03, 2013
TrusteerAugust 15, 2013
CSL InternationalJuly 10, 2013$20 m
Star AnalyticsFebruary 01, 2013
SoftLayerJanuary 04, 2013$2 b
StoredIQDecember 19, 2012
Butterfly SoftwareSeptember 24, 2012
KenexaAugust 28, 2012$1.3 b
Texas Memory SystemsAugust 16, 2012
CibecsJuly 01, 2012
TealeafMay 02, 2012
VivisimoApril 25, 2012
Varicent SoftwareApril 13, 2012
WorklightJanuary 31, 2012$70 m
Green HatJanuary 04, 2012
Cúram SoftwareDecember 20, 2011
EmptorisDecember 15, 2011
DemandTecDecember 08, 2011$440 m
Platform ComputingOctober 11, 2011
Q1 LabsOctober 04, 2011
AlgorithmicsSeptember 01, 2011$380.2 m
i2August 31, 2011
TRIRIGAApril 14, 2011
Clarity SystemsOctober 21, 2010
PSS SystemsOctober 13, 2010
UnicaOctober 06, 2010$480 m
BLADE Network TechnologiesSeptember 27, 2010
NetezzaSeptember 20, 2010$1.8 b
OpenPagesSeptember 15, 2010
BigFixJuly 01, 2010
CoremetricsJune 15, 2010
StorwizeJune 14, 2010$140 m
Sterling CommerceMay 24, 2010$1.4 b
Cast Iron SystemsMay 03, 2010
IntellidenFebruary 16, 2010
Initiate SystemsFebruary 03, 2010
National Interest Security CompanyJanuary 20, 2010
Lombardi SoftwareDecember 16, 2009
GuardiumNovember 30, 2009$225 m
TransitiveNovember 18, 2009
RedPill SolutionsSeptember 22, 2009
Ounce LabsJuly 28, 2009
SPSSJuly 28, 2009$1.2 b
Platform SolutionsJuly 02, 2009
ExerosMay 05, 2009
OutblazeApril 16, 2009
InfoDyne CorporationApril 29, 2008
DiligentApril 22, 2008
EncentuateMarch 12, 2008
CognosJanuary 31, 2008
Solid Information TechnologyDecember 21, 2007
TelelogicJune 11, 2007
Unicorn SolutionsMay 08, 2006
BuildForgeMay 02, 2006
ViacorFebruary 08, 2006
Network Solutions Private LimitedNovember 09, 2005
iPhase TechnologiesNovember 01, 2005
CorioJanuary 25, 2005$182 m
Liberty Insurance ServicesNovember 23, 2004
CandleJune 07, 2004
Daksh InfosoftApril 07, 2004
Trigo TechnologiesMarch 09, 2004
PwCOctober 02, 2002$3.5 b
MainspringJune 07, 2001
DascomSeptember 22, 1999
Lotus Development CorporationJuly 06, 1995$3.5 b
Lotus Development CorporationJuly 06, 1995

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