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)
2,042 (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 9GU
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

about 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
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

Total Liabilities

104.7 m139.5 m144.5 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

Traffic Overview of Guardian News & Media

Guardian News & Media Online and Social Media Presence

Guardian News & Media Company Life and Culture

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