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 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.

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
FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


£210.2 m£217.5 m£209.5 m

Revenue growth, %


Pre tax profit

(£31 m)(£24.5 m)(£74.6 m)

Net Income

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


£4.1 m£1.6 m£3.1 m

Accounts Receivable

£24.6 m£36.8 m£32.3 m

Current Assets

£120.8 m£142 m£141.1 m


£22 m£12.1 m£8.3 m


£4 m£2.2 m

Total Assets

£142.8 m£158.1 m£151.6 m

Accounts Payable

£6.9 m£8.6 m£7.8 m

Current Liabilities

£61.5 m£95.6 m£88.8 m

Retained Earnings

(£32 m)(£27.7 m)(£71.5 m)

Total Equity

£38.1 m£18.6 m£7.1 m

Financial Leverage

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

Income Taxes Paid

(£1.1 m)(£3.2 m)£3.1 m
Y, 2016


£95.8 k

Financial Leverage

21.2 x

Guardian News & Media Operating Metrics

Apr, 2017

Monthly Unique Users

33.3 m

Digital Page Views

106.7 m

Guardian News & Media Online Presence

Guardian News & Media Company Life

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