Ultra Electronics is an internationally successful defense, security, transport and energy company. By applying differentiated solutions to a wide range of international platforms and programmes, Ultra has built an exceptionally broad range of niche market positions. It offers support to customers through the design, delivery and support phases of a programme. Operationally, Ultra Electronics is organised into three divisions: aircraft & vehicle systems, information & power systems and tactical & sonar systems.

Type
Public
HQ
London, GB
Founded
1920
Size (employees)
1,244 (est)+4%
Ultra Electronics was founded in 1920 and is headquartered in London, GB
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Key People/Management at Ultra Electronics

Simon Pryce

Simon Pryce

CEO
Douglas Caster

Douglas Caster

Chairman
Amitabh Sharma

Amitabh Sharma

Group Finance Director
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Ultra Electronics Office Locations

Ultra Electronics has offices in Johannesburg, Columbia, London, Greater Manchester and in 31 other locations
London, GB (HQ)
417 Bridport Road Greenford Middlesex
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Ultra Electronics Financials and Metrics

Ultra Electronics Revenue

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Ultra Electronics's revenue was reported to be £775.40 m in FY, 2017 which is a 1.3% decrease from the previous period.
GBP

Revenue (H1, 2018)

350.5 m

EBIT (H1, 2018)

47.9 m

Cash (31-Dec-2017)

149.5 m

EV

1.4 b
Annual
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Revenue

713.7 m726.3 m785.8 m775.4 m

Revenue growth, %

(4%)2%8%(1%)

Cost of goods sold

494.3 m499.5 m536.6 m545.2 m

Gross profit

219.4 m226.8 m249.2 m230.2 m
Half Year
GBPH1, 2014H1, 2015H1, 2017H1, 2017H1, 2018

Revenue

341 m331.7 m366.6 m366.4 m350.5 m

Cost of goods sold

246.2 m

Gross profit

94.8 m

Gross profit Margin, %

28%
Annual
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Cash

30.6 m41.3 m45.5 m74.6 m149.5 m

Accounts Receivable

85.6 m91.6 m92.1 m97.7 m205.6 m

Inventories

57.8 m73.7 m81.8 m78.2 m76.6 m

Current Assets

334 m308.7 m343.6 m378.2 m443.3 m
Half Year
GBPH1, 2014

Cash

46.1 m

Accounts Receivable

78.5 m

Inventories

64.4 m

Current Assets

349.3 m
Annual
GBPFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017

Net Income

38.2 m

Depreciation and Amortization

43 m45.6 m49.5 m42.2 m

Inventories

(4.4 m)6.6 m8.3 m(2.1 m)

Accounts Payable

(57.3 m)(44.4 m)(19 m)24.4 m
Half Year
GBPH1, 2014H1, 2015H1, 2017H1, 2017H1, 2018

Cash From Operating Activities

35.3 m15.8 m38.5 m30.5 m6.5 m

Purchases of PP&E

(5.1 m)

Cash From Investing Activities

(111.9 m)

Dividends Paid

(20.5 m)
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Ultra Electronics Operating Metrics

Ultra Electronics's Backlog was reported to be £969.2m in H1, 2018.
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Ultra Electronics Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Sparton July 07, 2017$235 m
Furnace Parts October 14, 2015$12 m
Kratos Defense and Security Solutions June 01, 2015$265 m
W&D Holdings Limited October 28, 2013£6 m
RFI June 07, 2012$12.50 m
3e Technologies International January 10, 2011$30 m
AEP Networks Limited January 10, 2011$57.50 m
Scytale October 19, 2009
Avalon Systems July 08, 2009$16.50 m
Tisys SA May 21, 2009
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Ultra Electronics Revenue Breakdown

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Ultra Electronics revenue breakdown by business segment: 42.5% from Maritime & Land, 31.3% from Communications & Security and 26.2% from Aerospace & Infrastructure

Ultra Electronics revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 16.6% from Rest of World, 49.6% from USA, 10.1% from Continental Europe, 20.8% from United Kingdom and 2.9% from Other

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Ultra Electronics Online and Social Media Presence

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Ultra Electronics Company Life and Culture

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