Vivendi groups together leaders in content and media. Canal+ Group is the French leader in pay-TV, also operating in French-speaking Africa, Poland and Vietnam; its subsidiary Studiocanal is a leading European player in production, acquisition, distribution and international film and TV series sales. Universal Music Group is the world leader in music. Vivendi Village brings together Vivendi Ticketing, MyBestPro (expert counseling) Watchever (subscription video-on-demand), Radionomy (digital radio) and the Paris-based concert venue L’Olympia. Dailymotion is one of the biggest aggregation and distribution platforms in the world.
Paris, FR
Size (employees)
20,300 (est)
Vivendi was founded in 1981 and is headquartered in Paris, FR
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Key People/Management at Vivendi

Herve Philippe

Herve Philippe

stePhane Roussel

stePhane Roussel

FredeRic CrePin

FredeRic CrePin

Group General Counsel
Arnaud de Puyfontaine

Arnaud de Puyfontaine

Chairman of the Management Board
Gilles Alix

Gilles Alix

Member of the Management Board
CeDric de Bailliencourt

CeDric de Bailliencourt

Member of the Management Board
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Vivendi Office Locations

Vivendi has offices in Paris and New York
Paris, FR (HQ)
42 Avenue de Friedland
New York, US
1755 Broadway
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Vivendi Financials and Metrics

Vivendi Financials

Vivendi's revenue was reported to be €10.82 b in FY, 2016 which is a 0.5% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

10.8 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

1.3 b

EBIT (FY, 2016)

1.2 b

Market capitalization (6-Oct-2017)

26.4 b

Closing share price (6-Oct-2017)

Vivendi's current market capitalization is €26.4 b.
EURFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


10.1 b10.8 b10.8 b

Revenue growth, %



736 m1.2 b1.2 b

EBIT margin, %

USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Current Assets

15.8 b13.3 b9.2 b


717 m737 m671 m


9.3 b10.2 b11 b

Total Assets

3.6 b21.6 b32.4 b
EURFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash From Operating Activities

3.6 b240 m658 m

Cash From Investing Activities

14.3 b4.6 b(2.3 b)

Cash From Financing Activities

(11.9 b)(3.5 b)(2.5 b)
EURY, 2016


659.9 k

Financial Leverage

1.7 x
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Vivendi Operating Metrics

Vivendi's Subscribers was reported to be 2.5 m in FY, 2016.
FY, 2016




2.50 m
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Vivendi Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Havas Group June 06, 2017

Vivendi Revenue Breakdown

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Vivendi revenue breakdown by business segment: 48.3% from Canal + Group, 48.5% from Universal Music Group and 3.2% from Other

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Vivendi Online and Social Media Presence

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Vivendi News and Updates

Blood but not much treasure: Vivendi's European media crusade

MILAN/LONDON (Reuters) - French tycoon Vincent Bollore's stated goal to create a southern European media empire faces defeat in Italy, despite pumping 5 billion euros ($5.9 billion) into his biggest foreign conquest, raising questions over whether the strategy ever existed.

Elliott purges TIM boardroom but keeps hold of valuable Genish

Despite activist investor Elliott leading a coup d'état in the Telecom Italia boardroom, Vivendi man Amos Genish has confirmed he will continue as CEO, providing some much need stability for the Italian telco.

Vivendi, Elliott set to clash in Telecom Italia board seat battle

ROZZANO, Italy (Reuters) - Telecom Italia's (TIM) top two investors will face off for the first time on Friday as they put their battle over board seats at the Italian phone group to a shareholder vote.

TIM CEO interview prompts clarification from Elliott too

Ahead of the TIM shareholders meeting on Friday, activist investor Elliott has felt the need to clarify its position once more.

TIM issues lame ‘clarifications’ of Sunday Telegraph story

Italian telco TIM is clearly unhappy with an interview done by its boss Amos Genish and has had a pretty feeble go at damage limitation.
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