JCB is one of the largest privately owned engineering and manufacturing companies in the UK and the world's third largest manufacturer of construction machinery. With a global presence and manufacturing facilities on 4 continents, we employ over 10,500 people worldwide. With a trusted brand that is synonymous with world class innovation. Our team design and build machines for hard work and reliability, using only the most advanced technology and techniques. We produce a broad spectrum of machines from 800kg to nearly 50 tonnes for markets including traditional construction through to defence, waste recycling and agriculture. JCB's success is built upon constant customer focus and innovation in everything we do.
Rocester, GB
Size (employees)
11,000 (est)
JCB was founded in 1945 and is headquartered in Rocester, GB

Key People/Management at JCB

Richard Fox

Richard Fox

Marrs - President and Chief Executive Officer
John Patterson

John Patterson

Chairman, JCB Inc
Steve Fox

Steve Fox

President of Direct Sales & Product
Christian Baillie

Christian Baillie

Vice President of Construction Equipment Dealer Sales
Ken Bianco

Ken Bianco

Vice President of Commercial Operations
Chris Giorgianni

Chris Giorgianni

Vice President of Product Support and Government & Defense
Tim Witter

Tim Witter

Vice President Manufacturing
Thom Peebles

Thom Peebles

Vice President Marketing
Tonya Poole

Tonya Poole

Vice President of Human Resources

JCB Office Locations

JCB has offices in Rocester, Pooler, Köln, Singapore and in 3 other locations
Rocester, GB (HQ)
Lakeside Works Dentstone Rd
Köln, DE
16 Graf-Zeppelin-Straße
Singapore, SG
50 Collyer Quay
Pooler, US
2000 Bamford Blvd
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JCB Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date


JCB Financials

JCB's revenue was reported to be £887.3 m in FY, 2016 which is a 4% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

887.3 m

Gross profit (FY, 2016)

157.6 m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

69.4 m

EBITDA (FY, 2016)

(18.9 m)

EBIT (FY, 2016)

(37.1 m)

Cash (31-Dec-2016)

181.8 m
GBPFY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

21.6 m(27.4 m)44.7 m500 k62.3 m66.3 m66.6 m42.8 m(20 m)69.4 m

Income Taxes Paid

(8.2 m)200 k9.8 m
    GBPY, 2016


    80.7 k

    Financial Leverage

    11.9 x
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    Lord Bamford backs Tories with £1m pledge ahead of the election

    Lord Bamford, chair of digger maker JCB, has pledged around £1m to the Conservative party's General Election war chest, according to reports. The donation comes alongside dozens of commitments from longstanding Conservative backers since Prime Minister Theresa May called the snap election, accord…

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