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Persimmon Group is a house building company. It delivers traditional family housing, affordable social housing, and higher specification homes under the brand names of Persimmon Homes, Charles Church, and Westbury Partnerships. The company also manufactures highly insulated timber frames, wall panels and roof cassettes, and concrete bricks and roof tiles under the Space4, Brickworks, Tileworks brands.

HQYork, GB

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)5,285(+7%)
Job Openings3
Revenue (FY, 2018)£3.7 B(+4%)
Share Price (Mar 2021)£27.3 (+6%)
Cybersecurity ratingDMore

Key People/Management at Persimmon

Roger Devlin

Roger Devlin

Dean Finch

Dean Finch

Group Chief Executive
Mike Killoran

Mike Killoran

Group Finance Director
Nigel Mills

Nigel Mills

Senior Independent Director
Joanna Place

Joanna Place

Independent Non-Executive Director
Rachel Kentleton

Rachel Kentleton

Independent Non-Executive Director
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Persimmon Office Locations

Persimmon has offices in York, Bathgate, Birmingham, Bowburn and in 25 other locations
York, GB (HQ)
Bishopdale Wy.
Bathgate, GB
Old Well Court
Birmingham, GB
Tameside Dr
Bowburn, GB
Persimmon House, Durham Rd
Camberley, GB
Persimmon House, Knoll Rd
Exeter, GB
Mallard Rd
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Persimmon Financials and Metrics

Persimmon Revenue

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Persimmon's revenue was reported to be £3.74 b in FY, 2018 which is a 3.9% increase from the previous period.

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Persimmon's current market capitalization is £8.7 b.
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Persimmon Operating Metrics

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Average Active Sites

380 380 380

Average Selling Price Per Unit

£190.67 k£199.17 k£206.77 k

Owned And Controlled Land Bank Plots

87.72 k93.65 k97.19 k

Strategic Land (acres)

17 k17.70 k16.60 k
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Persimmon Cybersecurity Score

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Persimmon Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

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Persimmon Online and Social Media Presence

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Persimmon News and Updates

Worldwide Residential Land Planning and Development Industry to 2030 - Players Include Barratt, Persimmon and Crest Nicholson Among Others

Dublin, Feb. 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Residential Land Planning and Development Global Market Report 2021: COVID-19 Impact and Recovery to 2030" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. This report provides strategists, marketers and senior management with the critical …

Persimmon takes £75m hit on dangerous cladding costs

Persimmon will take a multimillion pound hit on costs associated with cladding safety issues that have been discovered since the The post Persimmon takes £75m hit on dangerous cladding costs appeared first on CityAM.

Persimmon reports 'robust trading' and hails UK's resilient housing market

Persimmon, the UK’s biggest housebuilder, said the country’s property market had remained “resilient” despite the impact of the coronavirus pandemic.  The post Persimmon reports 'robust trading' and hails UK's resilient housing market appeared first on CityAM.

Global Residential Land Planning And Development Market 2020 Top Key Vendors - Barratt, Persimmon, Crest Nicholson, Miller, Wainhomes - Analysis And Forecast To 2026

New Study Reports “Residential Land Planning And Development Market 2020 Global Market Opportunities, Challenges, Strategies and Forecasts 2026” has been Added on WiseGuyReports. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Persimmon Homes gives £1m to groups supporting under-18s

Persimmon Homes has handed out more than £1 million in cash prizes to groups supporting the under-18s as a part of its Building Futures campaign. 96 organisations got through to the final stage of its competition in a nationwide celebration of the groups that work to support youngsters aged under 18…

Housebuilder Persimmon reports 'positive' customer demand post-lockdown

UK housebuilder Persimmon said customer demand since reopening its sales offices was “positive”, with reservations up 30 per cent year The post Housebuilder Persimmon reports 'positive' customer demand post-lockdown appeared first on CityAM.
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Persimmon Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Persimmon founded?

    Persimmon was founded in 1972.

  • Who are Persimmon key executives?

    Persimmon's key executives are Roger Devlin, Dean Finch and Mike Killoran.

  • How many employees does Persimmon have?

    Persimmon has 5,285 employees.

  • What is Persimmon revenue?

    Latest Persimmon annual revenue is £3.7 b.

  • What is Persimmon revenue per employee?

    Latest Persimmon revenue per employee is £707.2 k.

  • Who are Persimmon competitors?

    Competitors of Persimmon include Morgan Sindall, Barratt Developments and TClarke.

  • Where is Persimmon headquarters?

    Persimmon headquarters is located at Bishopdale Wy., York.

  • Where are Persimmon offices?

    Persimmon has offices in York, Bathgate, Birmingham, Bowburn and in 25 other locations.

  • How many offices does Persimmon have?

    Persimmon has 29 offices.