Virgin Group

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    Virgin Group is a multinational venture capital conglomerate. The Company engages in the businesses of mobile telephony, travel, financial services, leisure, music, holidays, and health and wellness. Its mobile telephony business includes IP-VPN, Wi-Fi, phones, phone plans, mobile broadband, TV phone, broadband services and SIM cards. The Company’s travel business comprises airlines, leisure and travel websites, travel booking services, travel information, flying clubs, commercial spaceline services, holiday services and hotel services. Its financial services include credit cards, home loans, insurance, savings, superannuation, fundraising services and small business funding. The Company’s leisure businesses comprise balloon rides, corporate gifts, competition prizes and promotions, benefits, rewards and incentives, corporate events and hospitality, PR events and photography/filming. Its health and wellness business includes health clubs, fitness clubs, NHS and social care services, health banks and employee wellness services.

    TypePrivate
    Founded1970
    HQLondon, GB
    Websitevirgin.com
    Employee Ratings3.8

    Latest Updates

    Employees (est.) (Nov 2019)19,178

    Key People/Management at Virgin Group

    Josh Bayliss

    Josh Bayliss

    CEO

    Virgin Group Office Locations

    Virgin Group has an office in London
    London, GB (HQ)
    The Battleship Bldg 179 Harrow Rd
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    Virgin Group Financials and Metrics

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    Founding Date

    1970

    Virgin Group Online and Social Media Presence

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    Virgin Group News and Updates

    Why Virgin Group Will No Longer Ask For Your Exam Results When Hiring

    When recruiting new staff, the Virgin Group will no longer ask candidates about their exam results, Sir Richard Branson has announced.

    Richard Branson and Virgin Group are cutting ties with the Saudi Government after the disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi

    Sir Richard Branson and Virgin Group are severing their business relationships with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. In a blog post on Virgin Group's website, Branson announced that Virgin Galatic and Virgin Orbit will suspend its business dealings with the Public Investment Fund of Saudi Arabia.  The…

    Virgin Group Founder, Sir Richard Branson and Jamaican Prime Minister Announce $1bn+ Caribbean Climate-Smart Accelerator

    KINGSTON, Jamaica, August 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- 26 countries and 40+ private sector partners create coalition to fast track climate action across the Caribbean Prime Minister of Jamaica, The Most Honourable Andrew Holness, President of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), Luis...

    Branson's Virgin Group Buys Storm-Damaged Caribbean Solar Farm

    Branson's Virgin Group Buys Storm-Damaged Caribbean Solar Farm

    Virgin Group purchases Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas

    Virgin Group will soon paint the world's most famous gambling town Virgin red after purchasing the iconic Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. The post Virgin Group purchases Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas appeared first on Travel Daily Media.

    Virgin Group: Richard Branson and India announce $55 billion Hyperloop project

    Virgin Group: Richard Branson and India announce $55 billion Hyperloop project
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    Virgin Group Blogs

    Virgin Atlantic now flies to Mumbai

    Virgin Atlantic is celebrating the launch of its new route from London to Mumbai. Image from Virgin Atlantic There is now a daily service linking the two cities with complimentary food and drink and more than 300 hours of…

    Paris Peace Forum: High ambitions for the high seas

    We’re approaching a once in a generation opportunity for transformative change for the ocean  –  and we need to make it happen.  In 1967, Arvid Pardo delivered his landmark speech before the United Nations General Assembly urging countries to consider the resources of the ocean in are…

    Ocean protection is a responsibility we can’t ignore

    Antarctica is a truly special place. Not only because of its immense icy beauty and amazing wildlife, but as a shining symbol of the power of countries working together for the common good. However, this image is fast being eroded, just like its glaciers due to climate change. Last we…

    Virgin Atlantic announces more flights from Manchester

    Virgin Atlantic has announced additional flights to Orlando, Barbados and Las Vegas from Manchester for Summer 2020. The expanded summer schedule will see capacity increased by 11 per cent on routes from Manchester – a total of 43,000 extra seats.  Together with partners Virgin Conn…

    Virgin Media strikes mobile deal with Vodafone

    Virgin Media customers will be able to use 5G and other innovative new services, thanks to a deal with Vodafone UK. The agreement, which will last until 2026, will see Vodafone supply wholesale mobile network services to Virgin Mobile and Virgin Media Business. This means that custom…

    £7.35 million grant from UK Space Agency to support air-launch from Cornwall

    Virgin Orbit’s plans to launch small satellites from Spaceport Cornwall have been given a boost with an announcement of £7.35 million grant funding from the UK Space Agency to support air-launches. Image from Virgin Orbit …
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    Virgin Group Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was Virgin Group founded?

      Virgin Group was founded in 1970.

    • Who are Virgin Group key executives?

      Virgin Group's key executives are Josh Bayliss.

    • How many employees does Virgin Group have?

      Virgin Group has 19,178 employees.

    • Who are Virgin Group competitors?

      Competitors of Virgin Group include BT Group, Delta Air Lines and Spirit Airlines.

    • Where is Virgin Group headquarters?

      Virgin Group headquarters is located at The Battleship Bldg 179 Harrow Rd, London.

    • Where are Virgin Group offices?

      Virgin Group has an office in London.

    • How many offices does Virgin Group have?

      Virgin Group has 1 office.