Sage Group provides business management software and services for small and medium sized companies. It offers software and services for accounting and payroll, enterprise resource planning, customer relationship management, and payments. The Company serves business owners, bookkeepers, and finance directors.
TypePublic
HQNewcastle Upon Tyne, GB
Founded1981
Size (employees)13,292 (est)-3%
Websitesage.com
Sage Group was founded in 1981 and is headquartered in Newcastle Upon Tyne, GB
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Key People/Management at Sage Group

Steve Hare

Steve Hare

Chief Financial Officer and Interim Chief Operating Officer
Sanjay Almeida

Sanjay Almeida

Chief Product Delivery Officer (ExCo)
Vicki Bradin

Vicki Bradin

General Counsel and Company Secretary (ExCo)
Blair Crump

Blair Crump

President, Sage (ExCo)
Amanda Cusdin

Amanda Cusdin

Chief People Officer (ExCo)
Ron McMurtrie

Ron McMurtrie

Chief Marketing Officer, Sage (ExCo)
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Sage Group Office Locations

Sage Group has offices in Johannesburg, Windhoek, Gaborone, Warszawa and in 21 other locations
Newcastle Upon Tyne, GB (HQ)
North Park
London, GB
32 London Bridge Street
Manchester, GB
Building 1, Exchange Quay
Winnersh, GB
Wharfedale Rd
Chatswood, AU
Level 11, Zenith Tower B, 821 Pacific Hwy
Melbourne, AU
Level 6 114 William St
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Sage Group Financials and Metrics

Sage Group Revenue

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Sage Group's revenue was reported to be £1.72 b in FY, 2017 which is a 19.5% increase from the previous period.
GBP

Revenue (H1, 2018)

899.0m

Gross profit (H1, 2018)

837.0m

Gross profit margin (H1, 2018), %

93.1%

Net income (H1, 2018)

135.0m

EBIT (H1, 2018)

186.0m

Cash (31-Mar-2018)

296.0m

EV

8.7b
Annual
GBPFY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

136.2m152.1m191.5m307.0m412.2m484.1m551.7m560.3m687.6m776.6m935.6m1.2b1.4b1.4b1.4b1.4b1.7b

Revenue growth, %

(2%)6%0%20%

Cost of goods sold

21.1m22.0m19.1m32.4m43.1m50.7m54.8m51.6m65.8m71.1m80.4m103.7m80.2m74.5m86.7m91.0m114.0m

Gross profit

115.1m130.1m172.4m274.6m369.1m433.4m496.9m508.8m621.8m705.5m855.2m1.1b1.3b1.3b1.3b1.3b1.6b
Half Year
GBPH1, 2015H1, 2016H1, 2017H1, 2018

Revenue

717.3m684.0m840.0m899.0m

Cost of goods sold

44.1m42.0m54.0m62.0m

Gross profit

673.2m642.0m786.0m837.0m

Gross profit Margin, %

94%94%94%93%
Annual
GBPFY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

5.2m7.4m36.3m31.6m66.4m42.8m58.8m97.2m74.3m69.1m82.0m65.6m100.8m144.6m263.4m264.0m231.0m

Accounts Receivable

16.0m19.6m33.1m47.4m62.9m77.7m93.3m94.4m107.0m127.9m185.1m200.7m274.6m285.5m274.9m342.0m394.0m

Inventories

3.4m3.3m2.0m2.3m2.5m2.3m2.3m2.7m3.2m3.5m5.6m5.5m2.2m2.0m2.0m2.0m3.0m

Current Assets

28.1m39.6m79.2m88.1m154.3m140.3m197.6m226.7m208.2m231.4m303.3m301.4m414.2m468.1m586.3m695.0m715.0m
Half Year
GBPH1, 2015H1, 2016H1, 2017H1, 2018

Cash

268.0m356.0m309.0m296.0m

Accounts Receivable

345.1m375.0m445.0m475.0m

Inventories

2.2m2.0m3.0m2.0m

Current Assets

615.3m733.0m1.0b777.0m
Annual
GBPFY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

19.8m25.2m32.4m50.5m73.9m83.7m89.1m104.2m126.8m143.6m152.6m154.1m47.5m188.9m194.3m188.0m257.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

37.0m40.4m54.2m110.9m105.0m119.6m145.2m183.8m221.8m240.3m192.8m220.2m286.2m255.0m314.8m285.0m302.0m

Purchases of PP&E

(16.4m)(23.0m)(30.0m)

Cash From Investing Activities

(65.4m)(45.0m)(578.0m)
Half Year
GBPH1, 2015H1, 2016H1, 2017H1, 2018

Net Income

133.4m146.0m156.0m135.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

175.0m155.0m179.0m172.0m

Purchases of PP&E

(8.9m)(13.0m)(8.0m)(10.0m)

Cash From Investing Activities

(107.7m)(20.0m)(92.0m)(24.0m)
GBPY, 2018

EV/EBIT

46.8 x

EV/CFO

50.6 x

Revenue/Employee

67.6k

Debt/Equity

0.8 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

2.7 x
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Sage Group Operating Metrics

Sage Group's Subscriptions was reported to be 1.2 m in H1, 2017.
FY, 2014FY, 2015H1, 2016FY, 2016H1, 2017FY, 2017H1, 2018

User Retention Rate

83%84%84%86%86%86%86%

Subscriptions

450 k690 k840 k1.02 m1.24 m

Paying Subscriptions (Sage One)

86 k173 k313 k382 k405 k431 k

Annual Recurring Revenue

£23 m£31 m£33 m
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Sage Group Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
IntacctJuly 25, 2017$850 m
Exact Software Deutschland - PayrollJuly 21, 2017£12.90 m
Compass March 30, 2017
Fairsail LtdMarch 03, 2017
PAI GroupSeptember 22, 2014$158 m
Cenize InformaticaSeptember 21, 2012£3.90 m
Empresa Brasileira de SistemasSeptember 21, 2012£10.60 m
FolhamaticJune 20, 2012£125 m
Integral ComputersFebruary 07, 2012€20 m
Alchemex LtdDecember 05, 2011
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Sage Group Revenue Breakdown

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Sage Group revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 16.0% from International, 28.7% from North America and 55.3% from Europe

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Sage Group Online and Social Media Presence

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Sage Group Company Life and Culture

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