The company was founded by Lars Henrik Friis Molin in 1988 while he was still an MBA student. Today, that idea has transformed into an international corporation that surveys students and professionals and provides Ideal Employer â„¢ research, communication and strategic consulting services.

Universum is the global leader in employer branding. The Company offers services and products that help employers attract, recruit and retain ideal talent and career advice for talent.

Company Growth (employees)
Type
Private
HQ
Stockholm, SE
Founded
1988
Size (employees)
518 (est)
Universum was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in Stockholm, SE

Key People at Universum

Petter  Nylander

Petter Nylander

CEO
Karl-Johan  Hasselström

Karl-Johan Hasselström

COO
Lars  Zander

Lars Zander

CMO

Universum Office Locations

Universum has an office in Stockholm
Stockholm, SE (HQ)
22 Jakobsbergsgatan

Universum Data and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

1988

Universum Financial Metrics

Universum's revenue was reported to be kr315.3 m in FY, 2015 which is a 29% increase from the previous period.
kr, SEK

Revenue (FY, 2015)

315.3 m

Revenue growth (FY, 2014 - FY, 2015), %

29%

Net income (FY, 2015)

(21.7 m)

EBITDA (FY, 2015)

24.8 m

EBIT (FY, 2015)

19.8 m

Cash (31-Dec-2015)

7.1 m
kr, SEKFY, 2014FY, 2015

Revenue

244.3 m315.3 m

Revenue growth, %

29%

Sales and marketing expense

108.5 m148.4 m

General and administrative expense

87.7 m138.7 m

Operating expense total

198.1 m290.6 m

Depreciation and amortization

5.1 m5 m

EBITDA

45.7 m24.8 m

EBITDA margin, %

19%8%

EBIT

40.5 m19.8 m

EBIT margin, %

17%6%

Interest expense

3.1 m10.4 m

Interest income

5.9 m8.8 m

Pre tax profit

43.4 m18.2 m

Net Income

9.6 m(21.7 m)
kr, SEKY, 2014Y, 2015

Cash

9.9 m7.1 m

Total Assets

151.7 m142.3 m

Total Debt

22.2 m29.4 m

Total Liabilities

124.1 m163.3 m
kr, SEKFY, 2014FY, 2015

Cash From Operating Activities

42.9 m21.5 m
kr, SEKY, 2015

Revenue/Employee

752.6 k

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