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Kainos provides digital technology solutions that enable companies to work smarter, faster, better. We’ve been operating successfully for more than 28 years, and employ over 700 people, with offices in the UK, Ireland and Poland. Our clients are predominantly in the Public, Healthcare and Financial Services sectors, and include well-known global organisations and large government departments. Our people are knowledgeable, enthusiastic and have a work ethic that our clients tell us is unique. They really like working for us: we are consistently recognised as one of the Sunday Times 100 Best Companies to Work For.
TypePublic
Founded1986
HQBelfast, GB
Websitekainos.com
Employee Ratings4

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Employees (est.) (Sep 2017)884(+21%)
Job Openings46
Revenue (FY, 2018)£63.4 M(+18%)

Key People/Management at Kainos

Brendan Mooney

Brendan Mooney

CEO
Richard McCann

Richard McCann

Chief Financial Officer/Chief Operating Officer (CFO/COO)
Paul Gannon

Paul Gannon

Senior Vice President Sales (SVP)
Tom Gray

Tom Gray

CTO
Grainne Burns

Grainne Burns

General Counsel and Company Secretary
Stephan Sakowicz

Stephan Sakowicz

Head of Gdańsk Operations
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Kainos Office Locations

Kainos has offices in Belfast, Londonderry, Bristol, London and in 4 other locations
Belfast, GB (HQ)
4-6 Upper Cres
Bristol, GB
10 Victoria St
London, GB
111 Charterhouse St
Londonderry, GB
Timber Quay Strand Rd
Dublin, IE
7 St Stephen's Green
Amsterdam, NL
601 Strawinskylaan
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Kainos Financials and Metrics

Kainos Revenue

Kainos's revenue was reported to be £63.41 m in FY, 2018
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2018)

63.4m

Gross profit (FY, 2018)

23.5m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2018), %

37%

Net income (FY, 2018)

11.5m

EBITDA (FY, 2018)

8.2m

EBIT (FY, 2018)

7.5m

Cash (31-Mar-2018)

12.0m
GBPFY, 1995FY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

3.4m4.0m4.9m9.6m9.9m12.9m13.1m10.3m9.9m9.3m11.0m12.5m15.6m21.3m16.9m17.0m25.4m29.7m41.9m60.8m60.8m46.6m53.8m63.4m

Revenue growth, %

45%26%

Cost of goods sold

63.6k141.0k314.0k165.0k578.0k151.0k790.0k612.0k20.4m28.3m28.3m27.6m31.5m39.9m

Gross profit

3.4m12.8m12.8m10.1m9.3m9.2m10.2m11.9m21.5m32.4m32.4m19.0m22.3m23.5m
GBPFY, 1995FY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

615.3k377.5k3.9k1.1m1.7m1.6m2.0m1.3m666.0k399.0k155.0k570.0k2.8m4.6m4.1m3.7m4.1m3.0m5.8m16.8m7.8m10.3m12.0m

Accounts Receivable

303.6k253.2k200.6k313.7k148.0k650.0k1.8m1.1m1.3m2.2m2.4m4.0m4.4m4.4m3.0m6.9m7.5m11.2m13.6m15.6m9.4m10.5m14.0m

Inventories

107.8k168.1k296.0k10.9k45.0k180.0k331.0k224.0k1.1m511.0k680.0k714.0k

Current Assets

1.4m1.4m1.8m2.9m3.8m5.1m6.2m3.7m3.8m4.0m4.3m5.8m7.7m10.1m8.5m12.8m14.5m16.8m21.0m34.4m27.1m33.2m38.8m
GBPFY, 1995FY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

362.1k372.8k479.0k587.0k591.0k752.0k528.0k(1.4m)(795.0k)66.0k41.0k504.0k901.0k2.0m115.0k110.0k1.5m3.3m5.5m9.8m10.8m12.2m11.5m

Cash From Operating Activities

1.2m1.1m81.0k776.0k803.0k372.0k219.0k2.2m2.5m153.0k(392.0k)1.6m934.0k4.1m13.1m

Dividends Paid

80.0k80.0k80.0k100.0k100.0k100.0k100.0k100.0k19.7m12.3m15.0m

Cash From Financing Activities

(98.0k)(97.0k)583.0k(147.0k)(147.0k)(68.0k)(47.0k)(46.0k)(210.0k)24.0k14.0k(935.0k)(696.0k)(879.0k)(1.2m)
GBPY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

71.7k

Financial Leverage

9.1 x
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Kainos Operating Metrics

Kainos's Backlog was reported to be £87.2m in FY, 2016. Kainos's Customers was reported to be 209 in FY, 2016.
FY, 2015FY, 2016

Backlog

£78.30 m£87.20 m

Customers

209
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Kainos Revenue Breakdown

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Kainos revenue breakdown by business segment: 63.3% from WorkSmart, 24.9% from Digital Services and 11.8% from Evolve

Kainos Online and Social Media Presence

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Kainos News and Updates

Kainos shares fall amid political uncertainty

Digital services company Kainos shares tanked this morning after it told markets it was tentative around the issue of government [...] The post IT services firm Kainos’ share price falls as it strikes cautious tone on political climate appeared first on CityAM.

Kainos Capital Announces that Rob Ruegger Joins as Managing Director

DALLAS, Feb. 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Kainos Capital, a leading food and consumer-focused private equity firm, today announced that Rob Ruegger has joined the firm as a Managing Director, further expanding its operations management capabilities. Mr. Ruegger most recently served as Chief...

Kainos Capital Promotes Jay Desai to Partner

DALLAS, Jan. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Kainos Capital ("Kainos"), a leading food and consumer-focused private equity firm, today announced that Jay Desai has been promoted to a Partner of the firm. Mr. Desai was previously a Managing Director of Kainos and has over 15 years of principal...

Kainos Capital Announces Combination Of Kettle Cuisine, Bonewerks Culinarte, And Savory Creations

DALLAS, Sept. 24, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Kainos Capital today announced the combination of three of its portfolio companies – Kettle Cuisine, Bonewerks Culinarte, and Savory Creations – into one business, which will operate as Kettle Cuisine. In addition, Kettle Cuisine has acquired the...

Kainos Capital Sells Florida Food Products To Midocean Partners

DALLAS, Sept. 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Kainos Capital ("Kainos"), a leading food and consumer-focused private equity firm, today announced the sale of its portfolio company Florida Food Products to an affiliate of MidOcean Partners. Headquartered in Eustis, Florida, Florida Food is a...

Kainos Capital ramps up team with two new hires

Kainos Capital has hired Robin Olsson as a managing director and Kim Homa as a director. Olsson is a former principal at Operations Strategy Partners while Homa previously worked as a director at USC Consulting Group.

Kainos Blogs

Making Safe and Frequent Improvements to the UK Passport Service

How we continue to develop the passport service based on user feedback, analytics and business drivers

CodeCamp Belfast – recap, winners and more!

CodeCamp Belfast mentor Chris Thompson recaps the event and lists the winnners!

Graduate profiles: Workday Consulting

Read this new post in our series of graduate blogs from Jason on his role in our Workday consulting team.

Kainos has been shortlisted in THREE categories for the 2019 UK IT Industry Awards

Prestigious awards recognise our people and projects by shortlisting Kainos in three categories.

CodeCamp hits Birmingham

2019 saw the launch of Kainos CodeCamp in Birmingham. CodeCamp Lead, Kay-Anne Ng, tells us how it was for her.

CodeCamp hits Birmingham

2019 saw the launch of Kainos CodeCamp in Birmingham. CodeCamp Lead, Kay-Anne Ng, tells us how it was for her.
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Kainos Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Kainos founded?

    Kainos was founded in 1986.

  • Who are Kainos key executives?

    Kainos's key executives are Brendan Mooney, Richard McCann and Paul Gannon.

  • How many employees does Kainos have?

    Kainos has 884 employees.

  • What is Kainos revenue?

    Latest Kainos annual revenue is £63.4 m.

  • What is Kainos revenue per employee?

    Latest Kainos revenue per employee is £71.7 k.

  • Who are Kainos competitors?

    Competitors of Kainos include Amplifire, beqom and Tazio.

  • Where is Kainos headquarters?

    Kainos headquarters is located at 4-6 Upper Cres, Belfast.

  • Where are Kainos offices?

    Kainos has offices in Belfast, Londonderry, Bristol, London and in 4 other locations.

  • How many offices does Kainos have?

    Kainos has 8 offices.