In an increasingly connected world, it’s no longer just about being able to talk and text. We provide global IT and communications solutions across our mobile, fixed-line, cloud and IoT (internet of things) networks. Our goal is to enable a ‘Gigabit Society’. We are constantly looking for new, innovative ways to help our customers grasp every opportunity in a simple and straightforward way. Our commitment to the community in which we operate extends beyond the products and services we offer.

Company Growth (employees)
West Berkshire, GB
Size (employees)
111,556 (est)-7%
Vodafone was founded in 1982 and is headquartered in West Berkshire, GB

Key People at Vodafone

Serpil Timuray

Serpil Timuray

Regional CEO
Philipp Humm

Philipp Humm

Regional CEO Europe
Gerard Kleisterlee

Gerard Kleisterlee

Warren Finegold

Warren Finegold

Group Strategy and Business Development Director
Nick Jeffery

Nick Jeffery

Group Enterprise Director
Matthew Kirk

Matthew Kirk

Group External Affairs Director
Rosemary Martin

Rosemary Martin

Group General Counsel and Company Secretary
Ronald Schellekens

Ronald Schellekens

Group HR Director
Johan Wibergh

Johan Wibergh

Group Technology Officer
Jeni Mundy

Jeni Mundy

Director, Products and Innovations
Vittorio Colao

Vittorio Colao

Chief Executive
Paolo Bertoluzzo

Paolo Bertoluzzo

Group Chief Commercial and Operations Officer

Vodafone Office Locations

Vodafone has an office in West Berkshire
West Berkshire, GB (HQ)
Vodafone House The Connection

Vodafone Data and Metrics

Vodafone Financial Metrics

Vodafone's revenue was reported to be £41 b in FY, 2016 which is a 49% decrease from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

41 b

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


Gross profit (FY, 2016)

10.5 b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

(3.8 b)

Market capitalization (25-Jul-2017)

77.5 b

Closing share price (25-Jul-2017)


Cash (31-Mar-2016)

10.2 b
Vodafone's current market capitalization is $77.5 b.
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


38.3 b80.7 b41 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

27.9 b30.9 b30.4 b

Gross profit

10.4 b49.8 b10.5 b

Gross profit Margin, %


Operating expense total

14.3 b9.4 b9.2 b

Pre tax profit

(5.3 b)1.1 b(449 m)

Net Income

59.4 b5.9 b(3.8 b)
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


10.1 b6.9 b10.2 b

Accounts Receivable

8.9 b5.8 b6.2 b

Current Assets

24.7 b19.8 b28.1 b


50.4 b59.2 b58.8 b


46.7 b43.5 b46.8 b

Total Assets

121.8 b122.6 b133.7 b

Accounts Payable

15.5 b5.1 b5.9 b

Current Liabilities

25 b28.9 b33.4 b

Total Liabilities

51 b56.4 b67.8 b

Retained Earnings

(29.3 b)2.8 b(7 b)

Total Equity

70.8 b66.1 b65.9 b

Financial Leverage

1.7 x1.9 x2 x
GBPFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Cash From Operating Activities

6.2 b9.7 b10.5 b

Cash From Financing Activities

(34.2 b)(2.4 b)3 b

Income Taxes Paid

16.6 b4.8 b(3.4 b)
Y, 2016

Financial Leverage

2 x

Vodafone Operating Metrics

Y, 2016

Mobile Customers

465 m

4G Customers

53 m

Fixed-line Broadband Customers

13 m

Vodafone Market Value History

Vodafone Revenue Breakdown

Traffic Overview of Vodafone

Vodafone Online and Social Media Presence

Vodafone News and Updates

Vodafone India confirms it is merging with Idea Cellular to form India’s largest telco

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Vodafone merges with rival to create India's largest phone network

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Vodafone just inked a deal to become India’s largest mobile carrier

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Vodafone launches recruitment programme for women on career breaks

Vodafone has unveiled a new programme specifically recruiting those who have taken a career break. The telecoms giant is on the hunt for 1,000 new hires across the world in the next three years. Half of these will be in frontline roles such as shops and call centres, and the other half in manager…

Here's why Vodafone's share price fell at the open

Vodafone's share price dropped three per cent at the open after it said earnings would be in the lower end of its previous guidance.  The figures In its trading update for the quarter ending 31 December, Vodafone said its organic service revenue had grown 1.7 per cent to  €12.3bn (£10.5bn). …
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