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Sophos is a company developing data cloud-native and AI-enhanced data protection solutions. It offers products that secure endpoints (laptops, servers, and mobile devices) and networks from automated and active-adversary breaches, ransomware, malware, exploits, data exfiltration, phishing, and more. The company also provides Sophos Central, a cloud-based platform that integrates the product portfolio into a single system called Synchronized Security.
TypePrivate
Founded1985
HQAbingdon, GB
Websitesophos.com
Employee Ratings3.7
Overall CultureA+

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Employees (est.) (Jun 2021)3,633
Job Openings191
Revenue (FY, 2020)$543.7 M(-23%)
Share Price (Oct 2017)£6.2
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Sophos

Kris Hagerman

Kris Hagerman

Chief Executive Officer
Michael Anderson

Michael Anderson

Chief Customer Support Officer
Jeff Boldt

Jeff Boldt

Chief Financial Officer
Matt Fairbanks

Matt Fairbanks

Chief Marketing Officer
Joe Levy

Joe Levy

Chief Technology Officer
Dan Schiappa

Dan Schiappa

Chief Product Officer
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Sophos Office Locations

Sophos has offices in Abingdon, Burlington, Cranberry Township, Box Hill North and in 24 other locations
Abingdon, GB (HQ)
Science Park, The Pentagon, Barton Ln
Box Hill North, AU
Station St
North Sydney, AU
Level 11/One Elizabeth Plaza
Linz, AT
Leonfeldner Str. 2
Ottawa, CA
251 Laurier Ave W #800
Vancouver, CA
777 Dunsmuir St #1400
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Sophos Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

1985
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Sophos Revenue

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Sophos's revenue was reported to be $543.7 m in FY, 2020 which is a 23.5% decrease from the previous period.
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Revenue (FY, 2020)

543.7m

Revenue growth (FY, 2019 - FY, 2020), %

(23.5%)

Gross profit (FY, 2020)

419.0m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2020), %

77.1%

Net income (FY, 2020)

(70.8m)

EBIT (FY, 2020)

(146.3m)

Cash (30-Mar-2020)

182.4m
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

640.7m710.6m543.7m

Revenue growth, %

21%11%(23%)

Cost of goods sold

143.3m146.4m124.7m

Gross profit

497.4m564.2m419.0m
Half Year
USDH1, 2017H1, 2018H1, 2019

Revenue

256.9m298.1m349.5m

Cost of goods sold

58.4m65.8m72.9m

Gross profit

198.5m232.3m276.6m

Gross profit Margin, %

77%78%79%
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

120.0m172.1m182.4m

Accounts Receivable

151.8m128.7m108.1m

Prepaid Expenses

18.6m26.9m22.2m

Inventories

16.0m10.6m9.3m
Half Year
USDH1, 2017H1, 2018H1, 2019

Cash

90.0m81.1m171.4m

Inventories

19.5m21.3m18.1m

Current Assets

209.4m234.2m357.4m

PP&E

22.0m26.6m22.0m
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

(66.3m)26.9m(148.1m)

Depreciation and Amortization

37.8m28.6m35.0m

Inventories

1.7m4.7m(3.6m)

Accounts Payable

10.4m(20.1m)68.7m
Half Year
USDH1, 2017H1, 2018H1, 2019

Net Income

(34.1m)38.8m11.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

14.4m19.1m13.5m

Inventories

(1.9m)(4.3m)(2.8m)

Accounts Payable

(3.2m)4.0m(14.4m)
USDH1, 2017

Debt/Equity

2.4 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

8.4 x
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Sophos Operating Metrics

Sophos's Users was reported to be 100 m in FY, 2019. Sophos's Enterprise Customers was reported to be 436 k in FY, 2020.
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Sophos Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Rook SecurityJune 03, 2019
DarkBytesJanuary 29, 2019
Avid SecureJanuary 08, 2019
InvinceaFebruary 09, 2017$120 m
Barricade IONovember 01, 2016
SurfrightDecember 14, 2015$31.8 m
Reflexion Network SolutionsMarch 19, 2015
Mojave NetworksOctober 07, 2014
CyberoamFebruary 14, 2014
DIALOGS SoftwareApril 01, 2012
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Sophos Revenue Breakdown

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Sophos revenue breakdown by business segment: 15.9% from Hardware, 83.3% from Subscription and 0.8% from Other

Sophos Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

75/100

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Sophos Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

40-49

out of 100

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Sophos Online and Social Media Presence

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Sophos Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A+

    81/100

  • CEO Rating

    B+

    73/100

  • Compensation

    A

    81/100

  • Diversity

    A-

    80/100

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Sophos News and Updates

Sophos Uncovers 167 Fake Android and iOS Trading and Cryptocurrency Apps

Attackers Targeted Users Through Dating Sites and Lured Victims into Installing Money-stealing Apps Disguised as Popular Brands Attackers Targeted Users Through Dating Sites and Lured Victims into Installing Money-stealing Apps Disguised as Popular Brands

Sophos Named a Leader in 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Endpoint Protection Platforms

Positioned as a Leader for the 12th Consecutive Time Positioned as a Leader for the 12th Consecutive Time

12 Sophos Executives Named 2021 CRN Women of the Channel

Three Executives Further Honored on CRN’s Power 100 Elite List of Distinguished Leaders Three Executives Further Honored on CRN’s Power 100 Elite List of Distinguished Leaders

Sophos Announces Plans for New Data Centers in Canada, Australia and Japan

New Sophos Data Centers Would Address Growing Global Demand for the Sophos Central Cloud Management Platform and In-Country Data Sovereignty Requirements New Sophos Data Centers Would Address Growing Global Demand for the Sophos Central Cloud Management Platform and In-Country Data Sovereignty Requi…

Sophos Endpoint Products Rank First in all Three of SE Labs’ Protection Tests

OXFORD, United Kingdom, May 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Sophos, a global leader in next-generation cybersecurity, today announced that its endpoint products have ranked first in all three of SE Labs’ protection tests, achieving an unprecedented 100% total accuracy score across the board. Sophos I…

Sophos Launches Industry’s Only XDR Solution that Synchronizes Native Endpoint, Server, Firewall, and Email Security

Sophos XDR Extends New EDR Capabilities Across Next-Generation Cybersecurity Solutions, Creating the Most Comprehensive and Integrated Threat Detection and Response System Sophos XDR Extends New EDR Capabilities Across Next-Generation Cybersecurity Solutions, Creating the Most Comprehensive and Inte…
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Sophos Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Sophos founded?

    Sophos was founded in 1985.

  • Who are Sophos key executives?

    Sophos's key executives are Kris Hagerman, Michael Anderson and Jeff Boldt.

  • How many employees does Sophos have?

    Sophos has 3,633 employees.

  • What is Sophos revenue?

    Latest Sophos annual revenue is $543.7 m.

  • What is Sophos revenue per employee?

    Latest Sophos revenue per employee is $149.7 k.

  • Who are Sophos competitors?

    Competitors of Sophos include Microsoft Deutschland, Microsoft Ireland and SentinelOne.

  • Where is Sophos headquarters?

    Sophos headquarters is located at Science Park, The Pentagon, Barton Ln, Abingdon.

  • Where are Sophos offices?

    Sophos has offices in Abingdon, Burlington, Cranberry Township, Box Hill North and in 24 other locations.

  • How many offices does Sophos have?

    Sophos has 28 offices.