Guardian News & Media

The Guardian and Observer newspapers and the Guardian website are published by Guardian News & Media (GNM). GNM is the core business of Guardian Media Group (GMG), whose sole shareholder is the Scott Trust. GMG uses a diverse portfolio of investments to deliver the financial security that allows the Scott Trust to achieve its central objective: the editorial independence of the Guardian in perpetuity.
Company Growth (employees)
London, GB
Size (employees)
2,072 (est)
Guardian News & Media was founded in 1821 and is headquartered in London, GB

Key People at Guardian News & Media

Jemima Kiss

Jemima Kiss

Head of Technology
Richard Kastelein

Richard Kastelein


Guardian News & Media Office Locations

Guardian News & Media has offices in London, New York and Sydney
London, GB (HQ)
Kings Place, 90 York Way, London N1 9 Gu
New York, US
222 Broadway, 22nd And 23rd Floors

Guardian News & Media Data and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date


Total Funding

$3 m

Latest funding size

$3 m

Time since last funding

almost 2 years
Guardian News & Media's latest funding round in June 2015 was reported to be $3 m. In total, Guardian News & Media has raised $3 m

Guardian News & Media Financial Metrics

Guardian News & Media's revenue was reported to be £209.5 m in FY, 2016 which is a 4% decrease from the previous period.
£, GBP

Revenue (FY, 2016)

209.5 m

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

(71.5 m)

Cash (03-Apr-2016)

3.1 m
£, GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


210.2 m217.5 m209.5 m

Revenue growth, %


Pre tax profit

(31 m)(24.5 m)(74.6 m)

Net Income

(32 m)(27.7 m)(71.5 m)
£, GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


4.1 m1.6 m3.1 m

Accounts Receivable

24.6 m36.8 m32.3 m

Current Assets

120.8 m142 m141.1 m


22 m12.1 m8.3 m


4 m2.2 m

Total Assets

142.8 m158.1 m151.6 m

Accounts Payable

6.9 m8.6 m7.8 m

Current Liabilities

61.5 m95.6 m88.8 m

Retained Earnings

(32 m)(27.7 m)(71.5 m)

Total Equity

38.1 m18.6 m7.1 m

Financial Leverage

3.7 x8.5 x21.2 x
£, GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Income Taxes Paid

(1.1 m)(3.2 m)3.1 m
£, GBPY, 2016


95.8 k

Financial Leverage

21.2 x

Guardian News & Media Operating Metrics

Guardian News & Media's Monthly Unique Users was reported to be 33.3 m in Apr, 2017
Apr, 2017

Monthly Unique Users

33.3 m

Digital Page Views

106.7 m

Guardian News & Media Online and Social Media Presence

Guardian News & Media Company Life and Culture

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