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Senior is a company that designs, manufactures and distributes high-technology components and systems for the principal original equipment producers. It serves the aerospace, defense, land vehicle and energy markets. The company operates through two divisions, Aerospace and Flexonics. The Aerospace division offers precision-machined airframe and system components and assemblies, high-pressure and low-pressure engineered ducting systems, etc. The Flexonics division provides exhaust gas recycling coolers, fuel mixing and distribution systems, flexible couplings, engineered expansion joints, dampers and diverters, precision-machined components, etc.

TypePublic
Founded1933
HQHertfordshire, GB
Websiteseniorplc.com
Employee Ratings3.7

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)7,605(-7%)
Revenue (FY, 2019)£1.1 B(+3%)
Share Price (Sept 2018)$5.9

Key People/Management at Senior

David Squires

David Squires

Group Chief Executive
David Beavan

David Beavan

Director of Business Development & Strategy
Jane Johnston

Jane Johnston

Group HR Director
Andrew Bodenham

Andrew Bodenham

Group Company Secretary
Launie Fleming

Launie Fleming

Chief Executive of Aerospace Fluid Systems
Bindi Foyle

Bindi Foyle

Group Finance Director
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Senior Office Locations

Senior has offices in Hertfordshire, Adlington, Congleton, Crumlin and in 22 other locations
Hertfordshire, GB (HQ)
59/61 High Street, Rickmansworth
Adlington, GB
Adlington Business Park
Congleton, GB
Radnor Park Estate
Crumlin, GB
Pen-y-Fan Industrial Estate
Earby, GB
1 W Craven Dr
Lymington, GB
Gosport St
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Senior Financials and Metrics

Senior Revenue

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Senior's revenue was reported to be £1.11 b in FY, 2019 which is a 2.6% increase from the previous period.
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2019)

1.1b

Revenue growth (FY, 2018 - FY, 2019), %

2.6%

Gross profit (FY, 2019)

218.1m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2019), %

19.6%

Net income (FY, 2019)

29.2m

EBIT (FY, 2019)

61.6m

Market capitalization (10-Sept-2018)

488.0m

Closing stock price (10-Sept-2018)

5.9

Cash (31-Dec-2019)

15.8m

EV

717.6m
Senior's current market capitalization is $488 m.
Annual
GBPFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

1.0b1.1b1.1b

Revenue growth, %

12%6%3%

Cost of goods sold

805.2m857.3m892.6m

Gross profit

218.2m224.8m218.1m
Half Year
GBPH1, 2018H1, 2019

Revenue

523.3m580.4m

EBIT

35.8m39.2m

EBIT margin, %

7%7%

Interest expense

4.7m6.0m
Annual
GBPFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

12.6m165.0m15.8m

Accounts Receivable

137.8m149.2m118.4m

Prepaid Expenses

8.1m10.1m8.5m

Inventories

154.5m177.8m169.3m
Half Year
GBPH1, 2018H1, 2019

Cash

34.9m24.0m

Inventories

169.5m182.7m

Current Assets

367.1m387.0m

PP&E

265.0m390.1m
Annual
GBPFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

60.3m50.1m29.2m

Depreciation and Amortization

57.9m56.9m67.7m

Inventories

(7.9m)(16.8m)(1.9m)

Accounts Payable

27.9m13.3m(12.9m)
Half Year
GBPH1, 2018H1, 2019

Net Income

24.7m39.2m

Depreciation and Amortization

27.9m33.5m

Inventories

(12.8m)(5.5m)

Accounts Payable

22.0m10.7m
GBPY, 2019

EV/EBIT

11.6 x

EV/CFO

6.2 x

Revenue/Employee

146.0k

Debt/Equity

0.4 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

1.9 x

P/E Ratio

84.7
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Senior Operating Metrics

FY, 2014H1, 2015FY, 2015H1, 2016FY, 2016H1, 2017FY, 2017H1, 2018FY, 2018H1, 2019FY, 2019

Operations

32 33 33 33 33 33 33 33 33 32 30

Countries

14 14 14 14 14 14 14 13

Book-to-bill Ratio

115%110%100%105%

Product Lines

14 14 14
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Senior Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Lymington Precision EngineeringApril 01, 2015£45.80 m
UPECAMarch 10, 2014£75.50 m
Thermal Engineering HoldingDecember 02, 2013£28.30 m
Atlas CompositesFebruary 28, 2013
GAMFG PrecisionNovember 05, 2012$45 m
Damar AerosystemsMarch 11, 2011
WahlcoMetroflexAugust 17, 2010
Capo IndustriesJanuary 25, 2008
Senior Aerospace Absolute ManufacturingDecember 10, 2007
Senior Flexonics PathwayOctober 30, 2006
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Senior Revenue Breakdown

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Senior revenue breakdown by business segment: 24.8% from Flexonics and 75.2% from Aerospace

Senior revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 34.6% from Rest of the World, 15.2% from UK and 50.2% from USA

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Senior Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Senior founded?

    Senior was founded in 1933.

  • Who are Senior key executives?

    Senior's key executives are David Squires, David Beavan and Jane Johnston.

  • How many employees does Senior have?

    Senior has 7,605 employees.

  • What is Senior revenue?

    Latest Senior annual revenue is £1.1 b.

  • What is Senior revenue per employee?

    Latest Senior revenue per employee is £146 k.

  • Who are Senior competitors?

    Competitors of Senior include Cobham, Meggitt and HEICO.

  • Where is Senior headquarters?

    Senior headquarters is located at 59/61 High Street, Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire.

  • Where are Senior offices?

    Senior has offices in Hertfordshire, Adlington, Congleton, Crumlin and in 22 other locations.

  • How many offices does Senior have?

    Senior has 27 offices.