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SThree is a specialist staffing company. It provides permanent and contract specialist staffing services. The company specializes in IT, banking and finance, life sciences, engineering, and energy sectors. 

TypePublic
Founded1986
HQLondon, GB
Websitesthree.com

Locations

Sthree is headquartered in
London, United Kingdom

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Employees (est.) (Feb 2019)2,979(+4%)
Revenue (FY, 2018)£1.3 B(+13%)
Share Price (Oct 2017)£3.6 (+3%)

Key People/Management at Sthree

Mark Dorman

Mark Dorman

CEO
Alex Smith

Alex Smith

CFO
James Bilefield

James Bilefield

Chairman
Anne Fahy

Anne Fahy

Non-Executive Director
Barrie Brien

Barrie Brien

Non-Executive Director
Denise Collis

Denise Collis

Non-Executive Director
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Sthree Office Locations

Sthree has offices in London, Birmingham, Bristol, Glasgow and in 32 other locations
London, GB (HQ)
75 King William St
Birmingham, GB
4th and 5th Floor 10 Temple Street
Bristol, GB
4th Floor Redcliff Quay - Redcliff Street
Glasgow, GB
175 W George St
Leeds, GB
125-131 The Headrow
Manchester, GB
Cardinal House 20 St Mary's Parsonage
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Sthree Financials and Metrics

Sthree Revenue

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Sthree's revenue was reported to be £1.26 b in FY, 2018 which is a 12.9% increase from the previous period.
GBP

Revenue (H1, 2019)

653.3m

Gross profit (H1, 2019)

163.0m

Gross profit margin (H1, 2019), %

24.9%

Net income (H1, 2019)

16.4m

EBIT (H1, 2019)

23.3m

Market capitalization (31-Oct-2017)

456.9m

Closing stock price (31-Oct-2017)

3.6

Cash (31-May-2019)

22.6m

EV

449.3m
Sthree's current market capitalization is £456.9 m.
Annual
GBPFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

848.8m959.9m1.1b1.3b

Revenue growth, %

13%16%13%

Cost of goods sold

613.1m701.2m826.9m937.0m

Gross profit

235.7m258.7m287.7m321.1m
Half Year
GBPH1, 2016H1, 2017H1, 2018H1, 2019

Revenue

443.5m521.0m585.9m653.3m

Cost of goods sold

323.7m386.6m437.5m490.3m

Gross profit

119.8m134.4m148.4m163.0m

Gross profit Margin, %

27%26%25%25%
Annual
GBPFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

6.2m15.7m21.3m50.8m

Accounts Receivable

157.2m130.8m217.7m285.6m

Prepaid Expenses

4.0m4.4m5.9m7.5m

Current Assets

166.6m209.5m249.4m339.2m
Half Year
GBPH1, 2016H1, 2017H1, 2018H1, 2019

Cash

21.6m13.8m31.8m22.6m

Accounts Receivable

166.2m195.3m234.9m270.4m

Current Assets

188.1m209.1m268.7m295.1m

PP&E

6.1m6.7m7.1m6.1m
Annual
GBPFY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

26.7m27.2m27.6m47.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

5.1m5.7m5.7m6.9m

Accounts Payable

9.4m5.7m19.3m30.1m

Cash From Operating Activities

46.5m33.8m29.3m15.7m
Half Year
GBPH1, 2016H1, 2017

Depreciation and Amortization

2.6m2.9m

Accounts Payable

(12.0m)(8.7m)

Cash From Operating Activities

898.0k8.5m

Purchases of PP&E

(1.4m)(947.0k)
GBPY, 2019

EV/EBIT

19.3 x

Revenue/Employee

219.3k

Debt/Equity

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

3.2 x
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Sthree Operating Metrics

H1, 2015FY, 2015H1, 2016FY, 2016H1, 2017FY, 2017

Active Contractors

7.72 k8.41 k8.28 k9.08 k9.25 k10.20 k

Permanent Placements

3.07 k6.41 k2.91 k5.73 k2.44 k4.97 k

Locations

41 41 43 39 39 40

Countries

15 15 15 15 16 16
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Sthree Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Cavendish Directors Limited
Computer Futures Solutions NV
Hirestream Limited
Huxley Associates Banking & Finance Limited
Huxley Associates Belgium NV
Huxley Associates Global Limited
Huxley Associates Limited
Huxley BV
Newington International Inc
Orgtel Contract Limited
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Sthree Revenue Breakdown

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Sthree revenue breakdown by business segment: 46.2% from Information & Communication Technology, 8.9% from Engineering, 13.4% from Energy, 15.5% from Life Sciences, 14.3% from Banking & Finance and 1.7% from Other

Sthree revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 17.1% from USA, 56.9% from Continental Europe, 21.3% from United Kingdom & Ireland and 4.7% from Other

Sthree Online and Social Media Presence

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Sthree Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Sthree founded?

    Sthree was founded in 1986.

  • Who are Sthree key executives?

    Sthree's key executives are Mark Dorman, Alex Smith and James Bilefield.

  • How many employees does Sthree have?

    Sthree has 2,979 employees.

  • What is Sthree revenue?

    Latest Sthree annual revenue is £1.3 b.

  • What is Sthree revenue per employee?

    Latest Sthree revenue per employee is £422.3 k.

  • Who are Sthree competitors?

    Competitors of Sthree include Kelly Services, Andela and Indeed.

  • Where is Sthree headquarters?

    Sthree headquarters is located at 75 King William St, London.

  • Where are Sthree offices?

    Sthree has offices in London, Birmingham, Bristol, Glasgow and in 32 other locations.

  • How many offices does Sthree have?

    Sthree has 37 offices.