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Senior is a company that designs, manufactures, and distributes high-technology components and systems for original equipment manufacturers. It operates in two segments: Aerospace and Flexonics. The Aerospace segment offers precision-machined airframe and system components and assemblies, high-pressure and low-pressure engineered ducting systems, engineered control bellows, sensors, and assemblies, as well as precision-machined and fabricated engine components. The Flexonics segment provides exhaust gas recycling coolers, fuel mixing and distribution systems, flexible couplings, engineered expansion joints, flexible hose assemblies and control bellows, fuel cells and heat exchangers, and precision-machined components. The company serves the aerospace, defense, land vehicle, and power and energy markets.

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

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)5,880(-22%)
Revenue (FY, 2019)£1.1 B(+3%)
Share Price (Jun 2021)£1.6(+2%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Senior

David Squires

David Squires

Group Chief Executive
Launie Fleming

Launie Fleming

Chief Executive of Aerospace Division
Mike Sheppard

Mike Sheppard

Chief Executive of Flexonics Division
Jane Johnston

Jane Johnston

Group HR Director
David Beavan

David Beavan

Director of Business Development & Strategy
Andrew Bodenham

Andrew Bodenham

Group Company Secretary
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Senior Office Locations

Senior has offices in Hertfordshire, Adlington, Congleton, Crumlin and in 17 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
Brampton, CA
134 Nelson St W
Olomouc, CZ
Prumyslova 9
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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 (H1, 2020)

409.0m

Net income (H1, 2020)

109.6m

EBIT (H1, 2020)

(126.2m)

Market capitalization (16-Jun-2021)

651.4m

Closing stock price (16-Jun-2021)

1.6

Cash (30-Jun-2020)

77.4m

EV

890.3m
Senior's current market capitalization is £651.4 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, 2019H1, 2020

Revenue

523.3m580.4m409.0m

EBIT

35.8m39.2m(126.2m)

EBIT margin, %

7%7%(31%)

Interest expense

4.7m6.0m5.9m
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, 2019H1, 2020

Cash

34.9m24.0m77.4m

Inventories

169.5m182.7m174.9m

Current Assets

367.1m387.0m370.8m

PP&E

265.0m390.1m373.2m
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, 2019H1, 2020

Net Income

24.7m39.2m(109.6m)

Depreciation and Amortization

27.9m33.5m32.0m

Inventories

(12.8m)(5.5m)3.5m

Accounts Payable

22.0m10.7m(14.5m)
GBPFY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

133.0k

Debt/Equity

0.3 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

1.8 x

P/E Ratio

51.2
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Senior Operating Metrics

FY, 2017H1, 2018FY, 2018H1, 2019FY, 2019H1, 2020

Operations

333333323030

Countries

141414141313

Book-to-Bill Ratio

115%110%100%105%

Product Lines

14
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Senior Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Lymington Precision EngineeringApril 01, 2015£45.8 m
UPECAMarch 10, 2014£75.5 m
Thermal Engineering HoldingDecember 02, 2013£28.3 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 Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

95/100

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Senior Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

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Senior Online and Social Media Presence

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Senior News and Updates

Senior plc reports 1H2020 civil aerospace revenue down 41.5%

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Senior PLC swings to loss, won't pay dividend

Senior PLC on Monday reported a swing to a loss for the first half of the year as its business was hurt by the pandemic and the grounding of the Boeing 737 MAX fleet, and said it won't pay a dividend for the period. The engineering-solutions provider made a pretax loss of 136.3 million pounds ($178.…

Senior plc leads the Aerospace & Defence sector in approval of 1.5°C Greenhouse Gas (“GHG”) emission reduction targets

Senior plc (“Senior”), an international manufacturer of high technology components and systems, announces its ambitious emissions reduction targets have been approved by the Science Based Targets initiative (“SBTi”). These targets are aligned with The Paris Agreement’s stretch objective to limit cli…

Senior plc announces a contract extension with MTU Aero Engines for the supply of Pratt & Whitney Geared Turbo Fan engines airfoils

Senior plc (“Senior”), an international manufacturer of high technology components and systems, announces today that its Aerospace Division has secured a contract extension with MTU Aero Engines for the supply of Pratt & Whitney Geared Turbofan engines airfoils. This is a dual source arrangement…

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, Launie Fleming and Mike Sheppard.

  • How many employees does Senior have?

    Senior has 5,880 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 £188.9 k.

  • Who are Senior competitors?

    Competitors of Senior include Kaman, HEICO and Cobham.

  • 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 17 other locations.

  • How many offices does Senior have?

    Senior has 21 offices.