LGC’s 2,000 employees work across 22 countries with private and public sector customers using their scientific excellence to make a safer world.

We operate across a wide range of science services through our five divisions – Standards, Genomics, Health Sciences, Science and Technology and Forensics. We focus on precision in what we provide for our customers and seek to lead the way in advancement in many areas of science. We are a global leader in scientific development, excellence and innovation.

Our science touches a number of sectors, including pharmaceuticals and biotechnology, food, agricultural biotechnology, sports as well as the government (police forces).

We are the UK National Measurement Institute for Chemical and Bioanalytical measurement, offering accelerated development in programme management, research and testing.

In our role as the Government Chemist, we play an important function, acting as an independent and impartial referee analyst in cases of dispute. As such we have responsibilities to advise the UK Government on the analytical chemistry implications of policy, standards and regulations.

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TypeSubsidiary
Parent CompanyKKR (Kohlberg Kravis Roberts)
HQTeddington, GB
Founded1842
Websitelgcgroup.com
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
LGC was founded in 1842 and is headquartered in Teddington, GB

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Key People/Management at LGC

Tim Robinson

Tim Robinson

Chief Executive Officer, Director
Simon Parsons

Simon Parsons

Chief Financial Officer, Director
Nicolas Roelofs

Nicolas Roelofs

Non-Executive Director
Kugan Sathiyanandarajah

Kugan Sathiyanandarajah

Non-Executive Director
Frances Crummay

Frances Crummay

Chief Information Officer
Michael Dubois

Michael Dubois

Corporate Development Director
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LGC Office Locations

LGC has offices in Teddington, Bellshill, Hoddesdon, Lancashire and in 27 other locations
Teddington, GB (HQ)
Queen's Rd
Bellshill, GB
Mallard Way
Hoddesdon, GB
Unit 1-2, Trident Industrial Estate, Pindar Rd
Lancashire, GB
1 Chamberhall Green
London, GB
Minerva House, 5 Montague Cl
Sandwich, GB
Discovery Park, Ramsgate Rd
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LGC Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

LGC is a subsidiary of KKR (Kohlberg Kravis Roberts)

LGC Revenue

LGC's revenue was reported to be £131.22 m in FY, 2018
GBPFY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

15.0m14.7m16.1m19.2m21.4m24.9m38.0m40.8m47.2m50.2m52.0m66.0m79.1m83.3m79.5m86.3m96.1m98.3m99.4m103.2m122.0m131.2m

Revenue growth, %

4%

Operating expense total

14.8m14.4m15.8m18.3m20.3m23.5m35.1m39.0m43.0m44.6m76.2m71.4m73.5m89.2m92.3m91.7m105.9m122.2m139.6m

EBITDA

10.4m11.4m16.9m11.9m12.3m13.7m3.3m5.8m(2.6m)
GBPFY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

2.3m2.3m3.7m2.9m4.8m3.7m3.2m1.9m156.0k3.9m5.7m10.9m1.4m1.4m6.3m3.5m5.5m8.7m8.6m22.9m10.3m

Accounts Receivable

1.5m1.8m2.2m2.3m3.2m4.4m5.1m4.4m7.1m6.0m7.5m15.0m11.1m10.6m11.5m11.4m10.0m12.8m13.1m14.6m18.1m9.5m

Inventories

642.0k660.0k768.0k798.0k833.0k1.8m1.7m976.0k591.0k957.0k880.0k1.0m1.5m1.5m1.7m2.3m1.9m3.6m4.2m4.8m7.1m5.6m

Current Assets

8.0m7.8m7.6m7.6m10.9m11.0m13.0m12.5m13.8m37.7m41.5m42.5m45.7m25.4m28.5m40.9m42.5m61.5m93.7m128.2m174.5m283.9m
GBPFY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

237.0k477.0k407.0k747.0k923.0k1.0m2.7m1.4m4.7m13.7m889.0k5.0m4.9m(1.0m)2.0m4.5m5.6m4.3m12.6m(6.1m)(6.0m)9.2m

Cash From Operating Activities

3.7m411.0k

Dividends Paid

160.0k310.0k483.0k816.0k500.0k500.0k1.0m8.1m

Cash From Financing Activities

11.5m
GBPFY, 1997

Financial Leverage

1.5 x
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LGC Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

86/100

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LGC Online and Social Media Presence

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LGC News and Updates

LGC Announces COVID-19 Antibody Assay Processes up to 40,000 Tests Per Day in UK

LOS ANGELES and CAMBRIDGE, England, Sept. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- LGC's Immunogenicity Centre of Excellence has successfully developed a COVID-19 antibody assay that is suitable for both serum and dried blood sampling. LGC's new assay can analyze up to 40,000 samples per day using serum...

Meat Speciation Testing Market Outlook to 2025 - Featuring Eurofins Scientific, VWR Int'l, Geneius Labs, AB Sciex, Global ID Group, LGC Science Group, Neogen Corp, ALS, and Biocheck

DUBLIN, July 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Global Meat Speciation Testing Market: Growth, Trends and Forecast (2020-2025)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The global meat specification testing market is projected to register a CAGR of 7.9% during the forecast...

OliX Pharmaceuticals Signs Agreement with LGC Biosearch Technologies to Accelerate Production of Asymmetric siRNA for the Treatment of Sub-Retinal Fibrosis and Wet Macular Degeneration

SUWON, Republic of Korea and LONDON, June 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- OliX Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (KOSDAQ: 226950), a leading developer of RNAi therapeutics, today announced that the Company signed an exclusive contract with LGC Biosearch Technologies Inc. (LGC), a contract development and manufac…

LGC Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was LGC founded?

    LGC was founded in 1842.

  • Who are LGC key executives?

    LGC's key executives are Tim Robinson, Simon Parsons and Nicolas Roelofs.

  • How many employees does LGC have?

    LGC has 901 employees.

  • What is LGC revenue?

    Latest LGC annual revenue is £131.2 m.

  • What is LGC revenue per employee?

    Latest LGC revenue per employee is £145.6 k.

  • Who are LGC competitors?

    Competitors of LGC include NovaBay Pharmaceuticals, Principia BioPharma and Nabriva Therapeutics.

  • Where is LGC headquarters?

    LGC headquarters is located at Queen's Rd, Teddington.

  • Where are LGC offices?

    LGC has offices in Teddington, Bellshill, Hoddesdon, Lancashire and in 27 other locations.

  • How many offices does LGC have?

    LGC has 34 offices.