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WHO ARE WE? Entrepreneurs. Designers. Strategists. Incredibly logical minds and thoroughly artistic folk. We are a force field of creative people working across 14 group divisions with expertise in advertising, brand management, PR, customer relationship management, data insight and digital marketing. WHAT DO WE DO? Pooling our group talents we create multi-media advertising campaigns that launch companies, breathe life into brands, boost careers and change consumer behaviour. Permanently. OUR PHILOSOPHY: BRUTAL SIMPLICITY OF THOUGHT It is easier to complicate than to simplify. Simple messages enter the brain quicker and stay there longer. Brutal Simplicity of Thought is therefore a painful necessity. It is at the heart of everything we do. From creative thinking to creative work. From how we are structured to the systems we use. Brutal Simplicity pervades the culture of every single one of our 25 offices around the world.
TypePublic
Founded1995
HQLondon, GB
Websitemcsaatchi.com
Employee Ratings3.5
Overall CultureC

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Jul 2021)2,492
Revenue (FY, 2018)£422.4 M(+68%)
Share Price (Sept 2021)£1.5
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

M&C Saatchi Office Locations

M&C Saatchi has an office in London
London, GB (HQ)
36 Golden Square
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M&C Saatchi Financials and Metrics

M&C Saatchi Revenue

M&C Saatchi's revenue was reported to be £422.4 m in FY, 2018
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2018)

422.4m

Net income (FY, 2018)

11.0m

EBITDA (FY, 2018)

20.3m

EBIT (FY, 2018)

16.8m

Market capitalization (14-Sept-2021)

172.4m

Closing stock price (14-Sept-2021)

1.5

Cash (31-Dec-2018)

50.1m

EV

136.4m
M&C Saatchi's current market capitalization is £172.4 m.
GBPFY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

215.2m298.3m369.5m87.6m104.4m103.4m125.1m153.1m169.5m175.6m169.4m178.9m225.4m251.5m422.4m

Revenue growth, %

(4%)6%

Cost of goods sold

155.8m230.3m293.6m

Gross profit

59.4m68.0m75.9m
GBPFY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

17.3m20.5m31.3m16.9m9.3m15.1m31.4m18.8m22.3m33.7m23.4m32.3m32.2m49.0m50.1m

Accounts Receivable

43.3m46.2m40.4m64.5m51.6m43.1m69.1m74.5m77.2m42.2m50.6m87.7m78.8m83.5m114.3m

Inventories

3.4m3.3m2.4m

Current Assets

67.8m74.9m80.9m92.3m70.7m69.0m111.8m108.7m118.5m96.5m94.8m120.9m143.1m170.0m215.1m
GBPFY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

2.0m3.1m3.2m4.4m6.6m6.6m3.1m11.4m4.5m3.3m1.9m9.2m3.3m4.6m11.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

5.0m7.0m18.5m4.9m11.5m12.9m23.7m(5.2m)13.8m14.0m10.8m16.2m18.7m23.6m9.0m

Dividends Paid

2.9m1.4m1.8m2.2m2.2m2.2m2.5m2.9m3.4m3.7m8.3m8.6m9.2m11.0m

Cash From Financing Activities

9.6m(18.0k)(866.0k)4.8m(5.9m)(5.0m)(4.6m)(2.3m)(4.3m)(10.3m)(9.8m)(529.0k)(4.6m)(1.4m)(13.6m)
GBPFY, 2004

Financial Leverage

2.9 x
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M&C Saatchi Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

79/100

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M&C Saatchi Online and Social Media Presence

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M&C Saatchi Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C

    67/100

  • CEO Rating

    A

    77/100

  • Compensation

    C+

    69/100

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M&C Saatchi News and Updates

M&C Saatchi shares fizz as ad group hikes expectations

Shares in M&C Saatchi jumped this morning after the advertising group narrowed its pre-tax loss and forecast full-year trading ahead The post M&C Saatchi shares fizz as ad group hikes expectations appeared first on CityAM.

M&C Saatchi lifts forecasts after new client wins

M&C Saatchi has lifted its forecasts for the full year as it hailed better-than-expected trading in the first four months The post M&C Saatchi lifts forecasts after new client wins appeared first on CityAM.

Regulator zeroes in on KPMG over M&C Saatchi audit

KPMG faces scrutiny from the audit regulator after an accounting scandal at M&C Saatchi saw the business overstate its profits The post Regulator zeroes in on KPMG over M&C Saatchi audit appeared first on CityAM.

M&C Saatchi lifts forecasts as new boss sets out strategy overhaul

Shares in M&C Saatchi pushed more than seven per cent higher this morning after it lifted forecasts for the full The post M&C Saatchi lifts forecasts as new boss sets out strategy overhaul appeared first on CityAM.

M&C Saatchi founders step down following accounting scandal

Three of M&C Saatchi’s founders are stepping down following a long-running accounting scandal that has sent shockwaves through adland. Jeremy The post M&C Saatchi founders step down following accounting scandal appeared first on CityAM.

M&C Saatchi scraps dividend and cuts salaries due to coronavirus

M&C Saatchi today said it has scrapped its 2019 dividend and cut salaries for senior staff members as the advertising The post M&C Saatchi scraps dividend and cuts salaries due to coronavirus appeared first on CityAM.
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M&C Saatchi Blogs

M&C Saatchi announces new leadership

New Chairman and Chief Executive to take the helm of M&C Saatchi in 2021. The post M&C Saatchi announces new leadership appeared first on M&C Saatchi Group.

How Biden Ran the Ultimate Purpose-Driven Campaign

Rob Shepardson, Founding Partner of M&C Saatchi Group company SS+K, muses on what marketers can learn from Biden's successful presidential campaign The post How Biden Ran the Ultimate Purpose-Driven Campaign appeared first on M&C Saatchi Group.

M&C Saatchi Performance win Media Buying Agency of the Year 2020

For the 7th year in the row, we have taken the top prize at the European Agency of the Year Awards The post M&C Saatchi Performance win Media Buying Agency of the Year 2020 appeared first on M&C Saatchi Group.

M&C Saatchi Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was M&C Saatchi founded?

    M&C Saatchi was founded in 1995.

  • How many employees does M&C Saatchi have?

    M&C Saatchi has 2,492 employees.

  • What is M&C Saatchi revenue?

    Latest M&C Saatchi annual revenue is £422.4 m.

  • What is M&C Saatchi revenue per employee?

    Latest M&C Saatchi revenue per employee is £169.5 k.

  • Who are M&C Saatchi competitors?

    Competitors of M&C Saatchi include Superunion, Popular Pays and Collective Bias.

  • Where is M&C Saatchi headquarters?

    M&C Saatchi headquarters is located at 36 Golden Square, London.

  • Where are M&C Saatchi offices?

    M&C Saatchi has an office in London.

  • How many offices does M&C Saatchi have?

    M&C Saatchi has 1 office.