Intertek is a leading quality solutions provider to industries worldwide. From auditing and inspection, to testing, training, advisory, quality assurance and certification, Intertek adds value for its customers by helping improve the quality and safety of their products, assets and processes. With a network of more than 1,000 laboratories and offices and over 38,000 people in more than 100 countries, Intertek supports companies’ success in the global marketplace, by helping customers to meet end users’ expectations for safety, sustainability, performance, integrity and desirability in virtually any market worldwide.
London, GB
Size (employees)
42,452 (est)+3%
Intertek was founded in 1885 and is headquartered in London, GB
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Intertek Office Locations

Intertek has an office in London
London, GB (HQ)
Bank Hapoalim B M 25 Savile Row
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Intertek Financials and Metrics

Intertek Financials

Intertek's revenue was reported to be £2.77 b in FY, 2017

Revenue (FY, 2017)

2.8 b

Net income (FY, 2017)

306.4 m

EBITDA (FY, 2017)

532.1 m

EBIT (FY, 2017)

422.7 m

Market capitalization (31-Oct-2017)

8.7 b

Closing share price (31-Oct-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2017)

137 m


8.7 b
Intertek's current market capitalization is £8.7 b.
GBPFY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


451.4 m461.1 m471.1 m499.6 m580.1 m664.5 m775.4 m1 b1.2 b1.4 b1.7 b2.1 b2.2 b2.1 b2.2 b2.6 b2.8 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

354.9 m356.3 m364.2 m385 m447.6 m523.6 m615.9 m792.6 m965.4 m

Gross profit

96.5 m104.8 m106.9 m114.6 m132.5 m140.9 m159.5 m210.9 m271.9 m
GBPFY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017


23.7 m70.6 m81.5 m52.5 m50.8 m49.5 m58.6 m113.3 m134.2 m217 m181.9 m166.5 m116.4 m119.5 m141.1 m175.6 m137 m

Accounts Receivable

85.5 m85.7 m87.3 m87 m115.9 m120.4 m147.5 m219.4 m203.7 m235.7 m320.6 m362.2 m358.5 m368.1 m413.7 m472.8 m469.5 m


1.8 m1.5 m1.4 m1.5 m3.1 m3.2 m4 m8.2 m7.6 m9.9 m12.3 m12.3 m12.2 m14.7 m16.1 m19.1 m18.3 m

Current Assets

130.2 m173.1 m188.2 m163.8 m201.9 m205 m253.6 m405.9 m407.7 m542.1 m636.8 m681.2 m656 m674.8 m756.3 m869.5 m814.3 m
GBPFY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

(10.3 m)37.9 m51.8 m55.5 m60.7 m68.9 m78.8 m102.2 m123.7 m139 m151.1 m188.2 m217 m190.4 m(347 m)271.6 m306.4 m

Cash From Operating Activities

70 m97.4 m80 m101.9 m72.4 m92.3 m109.9 m140.9 m202.7 m194.3 m213 m233.5 m269.2 m291.5 m345.1 m419.6 m450.1 m

Dividends Paid

8 m13.6 m16.1 m16.9 m19.8 m25.2 m42.5 m47.2 m69.4 m88.3 m80.7 m104.3 m125.7 m

Cash From Financing Activities

1.8 m30.1 m(6.9 m)(35.2 m)(6.3 m)(11.2 m)25.5 m46.1 m(96.1 m)(2.4 m)292.3 m(92.6 m)(64.8 m)(141.4 m)3.3 m(286.2 m)(299.4 m)
GBPY, 2017


16.3 x


20.5 x


19.3 x


66 k


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Financial Leverage

2.9 x
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Intertek Operating Metrics

FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Audits per Year

90 k100 k


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100 100 100


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Intertek Revenue Breakdown

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Intertek revenue breakdown by business segment: 20.1% from Resources, 22.8% from Trade and 57.1% from Products

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Intertek Online and Social Media Presence

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Intertek News and Updates


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GM Food Safety Testing Market Segmentation by Application and key players – Bureau Veritas S.A., Intertek Group, Eurofins Scientific SE

Latest research study from HTF MI with title Global GM Food Safety Testing by Manufacturers, Regions, Type and Application, Forecast to 2023. The Research report presents a complete assessment of the market and contains Future trend, Current Growth Factors, attentive opinions, facts, historical data…
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