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Publicis Groupe is a company that engages in marketing, communication, and digital business transformation. It is organized across 4 solutions hubs: Publicis Communications, Publicis Media, Publicis.Sapient, and Publicis Health. The company owns several full-service advertising groups that undertake a range of media activities: mobile and interactive online communication, television, magazines and newspapers, cinema and radio, outdoor. Its major brands include:

TypePublic
Founded1926
HQParis, FR
Websitepublicisgroupe.com
Employee Ratings3.6

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)83,235(+13%)
Revenue (FY, 2019)€11 B(+11%)
Share Price (Feb 2021)€47.7
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Publicis Groupe

Nigel Vaz

Nigel Vaz

Digital Business Transformation Lead& CEO Publicis.Sapient
Arthur Sadoun

Arthur Sadoun

Chairman and CEO
Delphine Stricker

Delphine Stricker

VP, Director of Communication
Justin Billingsley

Justin Billingsley

Global Chief Marketing Officer Publicis Groupe, Chairman of Publicis Emil & Publicis One Touch
Anne-Gabrielle Heilbronner

Anne-Gabrielle Heilbronner

Secretary General
Andrew Bruce

Andrew Bruce

CEO, Publicis Groupe Canada & Publicis Communications U.S. West
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Publicis Groupe Office Locations

Publicis Groupe has offices in Paris, Annecy, Bordeaux, Brest and in 82 other locations
Paris, FR (HQ)
133 Av. des Champs-Élysées
Annecy, FR
Park Nord - Les Pléïades n°31
Bordeaux, FR
207 Cours du Médoc
Brest, FR
2ème Éperon
Lyon, FR
22 Rue Seguin
Marseille, FR
23 Rue Vacon
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Publicis Groupe Financials and Metrics

Publicis Groupe Revenue

Publicis Groupe's revenue was reported to be €11 b in FY, 2019 which is a 10.6% increase from the previous period.
EUR

Revenue (H1, 2020)

5.3b

Net income (H1, 2020)

123.0m

EBIT (H1, 2020)

254.0m

Market capitalization (19-Feb-2021)

11.7b

Closing stock price (19-Feb-2021)

47.7

Cash (30-Jun-2020)

3.7b

EV

16.9b
Publicis Groupe's current market capitalization is €11.7 b.
Annual
EURFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

9.7b9.7b10.0b11.0b

Revenue growth, %

1%0%3%11%

General and administrative expense

6.1b6.0b5.7b6.1b

Operating expense total

8.1b8.1b8.4b9.3b
Half Year
EURH1, 2017H1, 2018H1, 2019H1, 2020

Revenue

4.1b4.7b4.9b5.3b

General and administrative expense

3.1b2.8b2.9b3.2b

Operating expense total

4.5b4.1b4.3b4.7b

Depreciation and amortization

81.0m265.0m273.0m301.0m
Annual
EURFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

2.4b3.2b3.4b

Accounts Receivable

9.8b9.1b10.2b

Inventories

385.0m367.0m411.0m

Current Assets

13.3b14.4b15.8b
Half Year
EURH1, 2017H1, 2018H1, 2019H1, 2020

Cash

1.2b1.8b4.7b3.7b

Accounts Receivable

9.1b8.1b8.5b7.4b

Inventories

429.0m417.0m421.0m328.0m

Current Assets

11.3b12.2b15.6b13.3b
Annual
EURFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

872.0m930.0m844.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

349.0m726.0m999.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

1.5b1.9b2.3b

Purchases of PP&E

(136.0m)(207.0m)(232.0m)
Half Year
EURH1, 2017H1, 2018H1, 2019H1, 2020

Net Income

391.0m303.0m346.0m123.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

116.0m406.0m413.0m674.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

(382.0m)(119.0m)(89.0m)31.0m

Purchases of PP&E

(39.0m)(95.0m)(68.0m)(83.0m)
EURFY, 2016

Revenue/Employee

124.4k
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Publicis Groupe Operating Metrics

FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Countries

100 100 126

School Partners

920 900
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Publicis Groupe Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
RauxaAugust 19, 2019
McCready Bale MediaAugust 14, 2019
EpsilonJuly 02, 2019$3.95 b
Outside LineApril 15, 2019
Soft ComputingDecember 20, 2018
Xebia FranceOctober 22, 2018
KindredOctober 04, 2018
KindredOctober 04, 2018
One DigitalAugust 01, 2018
Herd MSLJuly 03, 2017
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Publicis Groupe Revenue Breakdown

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Publicis Groupe revenue breakdown by business segment: 8.0% from Leisure / Energy / Luxury, 10.0% from Healthcare, 12.0% from Food & Beverage, 12.0% from Non-Food Consumer Products, 13.0% from TMT, 8.0% from Retail, 15.0% from Automotive, 17.0% from Financial and 5.0% from Other

Publicis Groupe revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 10.3% from Asia Pacific, 26.8% from Europe, 56.3% from North America and 6.6% from Other

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Publicis Groupe Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

90/100

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Publicis Groupe Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

60-79

out of 100

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Publicis Groupe Online and Social Media Presence

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Publicis Groupe News and Updates

Ad and marketing moves of the week: Here's a rundown of promotions and hires at companies like Snap, Publicis Groupe, and R/GA

Summary List PlacementThe revolving door is always swinging in advertising. Here's a rundown on some of the biggest people moves in advertising and marketing over the past week. Let us know if we missed anyone. IPG's R/GA named Ashish Prashar global chief marketing officer. He replaces Jess Green…

Zenith promotes Joshua Lee to national head of digital and data

Publicis Groupe media agency, Zenith, has promoted Joshua Lee to the newly-created role of national head of digital and data

Epsilon Positioned at the Center of Publicis Groupe Growth Strategy

In just over a year since its acquisition by Publicis Groupe, Epsilon is transforming the way brands reach and engage consumers through its product suite Epsilon PeopleCloud, the marketing platform for personalizing consumer journeys with performance transparency. Epsilon is already embedded in more…

Kamal Dimachkie leaves Publicis Groupe, to be succeeded by Samer Shoueiry

Publicis Groupe MEA today announced the departure of Kamal Dimachkie, Chief Operating Officer of Publicis Communications– UAE and Lower Gulf, a senior executive who joined Leo Burnett in February 1985. The Groupe has appointed Samer Shoueiry to assume the COO role in conjunction with his current res…

Publicis Groupe: Third quarter 2020 revenue

Au troisième trimestre, notre croissance organique s’établit à -5,6%, au-dessus des prévisions de dépenses publicitaires qui sont à -10%. Pour le deuxième trimestre consécutif, cette performance confirme que nous avons des fondamentaux solides pour faire face à cette crise sans précédent. Grâce à n…

Конференция Publicis Groupe: Content + Commerce = A winning combination in the COVID world

21 октября одна из крупнейших коммуникационных групп в России Publicis Groupe Russia проведет традиционную конференцию. В этом году мероприятие пройдет в онлайн-формате и будет доступно широкому кругу зрителей. Тема этого года — синергия контента и электронной коммерции для достижения лучших бизнес-…
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Publicis Groupe Blogs

Publicis Groupe UK supercharges B2B offering with Octopus Group acquisition

Publicis Groupe UK supercharges B2B offering with Octopus Group acquisition arul mar 16/02/2021 - 11:35 mar 16/02/2021 - 12:00 Publicis Groupe UK supercharges B2B offering with Octopus Group acquisition .pdf London publicis-groupe other About Octopus Group Octopus Group is an award-winning ind…

Publicis Groupe Launches Le Truc in New York

Publicis Groupe Launches Le Truc in New York arul Jeu 11/02/2021 - 15:29 Jeu 11/02/2021 - 12:00 Press release PUBLICIS GROUPE LAUNCHES LE TRUC IN NEW YORK_0.pdf New York publicis-groupe other Next generation creative model unites over 600 creatives and producers across Publicis Groupe New York…

Publicis Groupe Reinforces U.S. Comex

Publicis Groupe Reinforces U.S. Comex arul ven 05/02/2021 - 14:48 ven 05/02/2021 - 12:00 PRESS RELEASE - PUBLICIS GROUPE REINFORCES U.S. COMEX_0.pdf Paris publicis-groupe other Following solid Q4 2020 results, Publicis Groupe [Euronext Paris FR0000130577, C…

Publicis Groupe Agencies Earn Top Marks in Human Rights Campaign’s 2021 Corporate Equality Index

Publicis Groupe Agencies Earn Top Marks in Human Rights Campaign’s 2021 Corporate Equality Index arul Jeu 28/01/2021 - 15:04 Jeu 28/01/2021 - 12:00 PRESS RELEASE_Publicis Groupe Agencies Earn Top Marks in Human Rights Campaign’s 2021 Corporate Equality Index.pdf Paris publicis-groupe other …

China’s Biggest Pitch in 2020 Concludes with Publicis Groupe Winning the L’Oréal China Media Account

China’s Biggest Pitch in 2020 Concludes with Publicis Groupe Winning the L’Oréal China Media Account arul mar 12/01/2021 - 07:19 mar 12/01/2021 - 12:00 Publicis Groupe wins L'Oreal China Media Business.docx[96].pdf Shanghai publicis-groupe new-business Publicis Groupe won the pitch with a …

Mondelēz International expands relationship with Publicis Groupe, awarding production duties across Europe to Publicis Production

Mondelēz International expands relationship with Publicis Groupe, awarding production duties across Europe to Publicis Production arul lun 23/11/2020 - 18:43 lun 23/11/2020 - 12:00 PR Mondelez DEF.pdf Paris publicis-groupe other Publicis Production appointment strengthens connected capabilities…
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Publicis Groupe Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Publicis Groupe founded?

    Publicis Groupe was founded in 1926.

  • Who are Publicis Groupe key executives?

    Publicis Groupe's key executives are Nigel Vaz, Arthur Sadoun and Delphine Stricker.

  • How many employees does Publicis Groupe have?

    Publicis Groupe has 83,235 employees.

  • What is Publicis Groupe revenue?

    Latest Publicis Groupe annual revenue is €11 b.

  • What is Publicis Groupe revenue per employee?

    Latest Publicis Groupe revenue per employee is €132.2 k.

  • Who are Publicis Groupe competitors?

    Competitors of Publicis Groupe include Accenture, Capgemini and Deloitte.

  • Where is Publicis Groupe headquarters?

    Publicis Groupe headquarters is located at 133 Av. des Champs-Élysées, Paris.

  • Where are Publicis Groupe offices?

    Publicis Groupe has offices in Paris, Annecy, Bordeaux, Brest and in 82 other locations.

  • How many offices does Publicis Groupe have?

    Publicis Groupe has 88 offices.