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QAD is a company that provides cloud-based enterprise software solutions for global manufacturing companies across the automotive, life sciences, consumer products, food and beverage, high technology and industrial products industries. The Company offers full-featured, secure and flexible enterprise and supply chain solutions built for global manufacturing companies which can be delivered in the cloud, on-premise or via a blended combination of cloud and on-premise, where certain sites are on premise and others are in the cloud. QAD's mission is to provide best-in-class software that enables our customers to operate as an effective enterprise where their business processes are running at peak efficiency and are perfectly aligned to their strategic goals. The Company's solutions, called QAD Enterprise Applications, enable measurement and control of key business processes and support operational requirements, including financials, manufacturing, demand and supply chain planning, customer management, business intelligence and business process management.

TypePublic
Founded1979
HQSanta Barbara, CA, US
Websiteqad.com
Employee Ratings4.3
Overall CultureC

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Employees (est.) (Oct 2019)1,930(-1%)
Job Openings56
Revenue (FY, 2020)$310.8 M(-6%)
Share Price (Nov 2021)$87.6
Cybersecurity ratingCMore
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Key People/Management at QAD

Edward A. Boclair

Edward A. Boclair

Senior Vice President, Global Sales
Bill Keese

Bill Keese

Senior Vice President, Research & Development
Charlie Eggerding

Charlie Eggerding

Senior Vice President, Automotive Strategic Accounts
Carter Lloyds

Carter Lloyds

Senior Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer
Leif Petersen

Leif Petersen

Chief Information Officer
Pamela Lopker

Pamela Lopker

President
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QAD Office Locations

QAD has offices in Santa Barbara, Downers Grove, Grand Rapids, Johns Creek and in 18 other locations
Santa Barbara, CA, US (HQ)
100 Innovation Pl
Downers Grove, IL, US
2651 Warrenville Rd #580
Grand Rapids, MI, US
1593 Galbraith Ave SE #205
Johns Creek, GA, US
12000 Findley Rd #225
Mount Laurel, NJ, US
Midlantic Dr
Macquarie Park, AU
65-67 Epping Rd
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QAD Financials and Metrics

QAD Revenue

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QAD's revenue was reported to be $310.77 m in FY, 2020
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Revenue (Q1, 2022)

83.0m

Gross profit (Q1, 2022)

48.8m

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2022), %

58.8%

Net income (Q1, 2022)

1.8m

EBIT (Q1, 2022)

761.0k

Market capitalization (10-Nov-2021)

1.7b

Closing stock price (10-Nov-2021)

87.6

Cash (30-Apr-2021)

153.1m

EV

1.6b
QAD's current market capitalization is $1.7 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

10.8m6.6m6.4m12.9m8.9m(15.4m)(9.1m)10.4m(15.9m)

Depreciation and Amortization

4.7m4.0m6.1m5.8m5.8m6.0m5.8m5.5m6.4m

Accounts Payable

(229.0k)2.1m(1.3m)2.6m(1.4m)646.0k2.8m(4.4m)151.0k

Cash From Operating Activities

21.4m16.0m11.0m44.5m17.2m18.7m10.4m19.0m17.0m
USDQ2, 2012

Financial Leverage

3.3 x
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QAD Operating Metrics

QAD's Enterprise Customers was reported to be 2 k in FY, 2017. QAD's Active Users was reported to be 300 k in FY, 2017.
FY, 2017

Active Users

300 k

Countries

23

Enterprise Customers

2 k
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QAD Revenue Breakdown

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QAD revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 46.6% from North America, 29.4% from EMEA, 17.2% from Asia Pacific and 6.8% from Latin America

QAD Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

73/100

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QAD Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

40-49

out of 100

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QAD Online and Social Media Presence

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QAD Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C

    66/100

  • CEO Rating

    B+

    74/100

  • Compensation

    B

    74/100

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QAD News and Updates

Thoma Bravo buys QAD for $2bn

Thoma Bravo has acquired QAD Inc, a provider of next-generation manufacturing and supply chain solutions in the cloud.

QAD Inc. (QADA) SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Kaskela Law LLC Announces Investigation of QAD Inc. and Encourages Shareholders to Contact the Firm

PHILADELPHIA, July 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kaskela Law LLC announces that it is investigating QAD Inc. (“QAD”) (NASDAQ: QADA) on behalf of the company’s shareholders.

SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Kaskela Law LLC Announces Investigation of QAD Inc. (QADA) Following Privatization Agreement and Encourages Stockholders to Contact the Firm

PHILADELPHIA, June 30, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kaskela Law LLC announces that it is investigating QAD Inc. (“QAD”) (NASDAQ: QADA) on behalf of the company’s stockholders.

Qad Inc. to be acquired by private-equity firm Thoma Bravo in all-cash deal valued at $2 billion

Qad Inc. , a provider of cloud-based software for the supply chain, said Monday it has agreed to be acquired by private-equity firm Thoma Bravo, in an all-cash deal with an equity value of $2 billion. Under the terms of the deal, Thoma Bravo will pay $87.50 per Qad share of Class A or Class B common…

QAD Acquires Corum Client, Allocation Network, a Strategic Sourcing and Supplier Management Solution Provider

SEATTLE, Jan. 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Corum Group announces that its client, Allocation Network GmbH, has been acquired by QAD Inc. Allocation Network is a best-in-class solution provider for strategic sourcing and supplier management, based in Munich, Germany.

QAD Announces Enhancements to QAD Adaptive ERP and Related Solutions Designed to Enable Adaptive Manufacturing Enterprises

Global manufacturers face ever-increasing disruption caused by many factors that include the  COVID-19 pandemic , technology-driven innovation, changing consumer preferences and new and revised government regulations. To succeed in the face of this unprecedented change, manufacturers must be able to…
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QAD Blogs

Supply Chain Disruption: What Will Happen with the Holidays?

The post Supply Chain Disruption: What Will Happen with the Holidays? appeared first on QAD Blog.

3 Industry Disruptors Affecting Manufacturers Today

The post 3 Industry Disruptors Affecting Manufacturers Today appeared first on QAD Blog.

Digital Manufacturing for the Packaging Industry

The post Digital Manufacturing for the Packaging Industry appeared first on QAD Blog.

Navigating Disruption in MedTech

The post Navigating Disruption in MedTech appeared first on QAD Blog.

Streamline Onboarding and Training with QAD’s Guide Me

The post Streamline Onboarding and Training with QAD’s Guide Me appeared first on QAD Blog.

Why Your Cloud ERP Needs Role and Record-based Security

The post Why Your Cloud ERP Needs Role and Record-based Security appeared first on QAD Blog.
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QAD Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was QAD founded?

    QAD was founded in 1979.

  • Who are QAD key executives?

    QAD's key executives are Edward A. Boclair, Bill Keese and Charlie Eggerding.

  • How many employees does QAD have?

    QAD has 1,930 employees.

  • What is QAD revenue?

    Latest QAD annual revenue is $310.8 m.

  • What is QAD revenue per employee?

    Latest QAD revenue per employee is $161 k.

  • Who are QAD competitors?

    Competitors of QAD include Accruent, Aptean and SYSPRO.

  • Where is QAD headquarters?

    QAD headquarters is located at 100 Innovation Pl, Santa Barbara.

  • Where are QAD offices?

    QAD has offices in Santa Barbara, Downers Grove, Grand Rapids, Johns Creek and in 18 other locations.

  • How many offices does QAD have?

    QAD has 28 offices.