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Vodafone is a mobile telecommunications company that offers voice, messaging, and data services. It also provides M-Pesa, a mobile money transfer and payment service that enables customers to access their bank accounts to send and receive money, purchase goods, and pay bills. Another service, Vodafone One Net, is a converged fixed and mobile communications service for large and multinational companies as well as small- and medium-sized companies. In addition, Vodafone offers machine-to-machine business solutions, carrier services such as fixed and mobile connectivity and other services, smartphones and tablets, and telematics products and services.
TypePublic
Founded1982
HQWest Berkshire, GB
Websitevodafone.com
Employee Ratings3.9
Overall CultureC+

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Employees (est.) (Mar 2020)92,866
Job Openings1,857
Revenue (FY, 2020)€45 B(+3%)
Share Price (Sept 2021)£1.1(-1%)
Cybersecurity ratingFMore

Key People/Management at Vodafone

Gerard Kleisterlee

Gerard Kleisterlee

Chairman
Nick Land

Nick Land

Chairman
Jean-François van

Jean-François van

Chairman
Nick Jeffery

Nick Jeffery

Chief Executive Officer Vodafone UK
Hannes Ametsreiter

Hannes Ametsreiter

Chief Executive Officer Vodafone Germany
Aldo Bisio

Aldo Bisio

Chief Executive Officer Vodafone Italy
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Vodafone Office Locations

Vodafone has offices in West Berkshire, London, Denver, New York and in 19 other locations
West Berkshire, GB (HQ)
Vodafone House The Connection
London, GB
1 Kingdom St, Paddington
Kashar, AL
Tirana-Durres Highway, Str: 'Independence', No. 61
Tiranë, AL
Rruga Pavarësia 61, Kashar
North Sydney, AU
Level 1/177 Pacific Hwy
Prague, CZ
náměstí Junkových 2808/2
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Vodafone Financials and Metrics

Vodafone Revenue

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Vodafone's revenue was reported to be €44.97 b in FY, 2020 which is a 3% increase from the previous period.
EUR

Revenue (FY, 2020)

45.0b

Revenue growth (FY, 2019 - FY, 2020), %

3%

Gross profit (FY, 2020)

14.3b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2020), %

31.8%

Net income (FY, 2020)

(455.0m)

EBIT (FY, 2020)

4.1b

Market capitalization (15-Sept-2021)

33.9b

Closing stock price (15-Sept-2021)

1.1

Cash (31-Mar-2020)

13.3b

EV

95.3b
Vodafone's current market capitalization is £33.9 b.
Annual
EURFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

47.6b46.6b43.7b45.0b

Revenue growth, %

(4%)(2%)(6%)3%

Cost of goods sold

34.6b32.8b30.2b30.7b

Gross profit

13.1b13.8b13.5b14.3b
Half Year
EURH1, 2018H1, 2019H1, 2020

Revenue

23.1b21.8b21.9b

Cost of goods sold

16.2b15.2b15.0b

Gross profit

6.9b6.6b6.9b

Gross profit Margin, %

30%30%32%
Annual
EURFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

8.8b4.7b13.6b13.3b

Accounts Receivable

5.0b5.0b4.7b4.3b

Prepaid Expenses

1.2b1.2b1.2b859.0m

Inventories

576.0m581.0m714.0m585.0m
Half Year
EURH1, 2018H1, 2019H1, 2020

Cash

5.4b7.0b5.9b

Inventories

639.0m777.0m698.0m

Current Assets

39.2b32.0b27.7b

PP&E

28.8b27.1b39.7b
Annual
EURFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

(6.1b)2.8b(7.6b)(455.0m)

Depreciation and Amortization

11.1b10.4b9.8b14.2b

Inventories

117.0m(26.0m)(131.0m)68.0m

Accounts Payable

(473.0m)286.0m739.0m(100.0m)
Half Year
EURH1, 2018H1, 2019H1, 2020

Net Income

1.2b(4.3b)(1.9b)

Depreciation and Amortization

5.2b4.9b6.8b

Inventories

(85.0m)(202.0m)(6.0m)

Accounts Payable

(871.0m)47.0m(1.3b)
EURFY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

449.9k

Debt/Equity

0.6 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

2.1 x
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Vodafone Operating Metrics

FY, 2015FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017FY, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019FY, 2019FY, 2020

Mobile Customers

446 m465 m516 m

4G Customers

20.7 m46.8 m52.5 m58.9 m66.4 m74.7 m84 m93.4 m110.2 m121.7 m129.1 m136 m136 m

Fixed-line Broadband Customers

12 m13.4 m17.9 m

TV Customers

9 m9.5 m13.8 m13.6 m22 m
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Vodafone Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
GrandCentrix GmbHNovember 18, 2019
Liberty GlobalJuly 31, 2019$21.3 b
Hellas OnlineAugust 22, 2014€72.7 m
The Cobra GroupAugust 08, 2014
ONOMarch 17, 2014€7.2 m
Kabel DeutschlandJune 24, 2013$10.4 m
Vodafone Fixed LtdOctober 31, 2012$840 m
Complete Network TechnologyOctober 01, 2012
Cable & Wireless WorldwideApril 23, 2012
Bluefish CommunicationsDecember 01, 2011
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Vodafone Revenue Breakdown

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Vodafone revenue breakdown by business segment: 84.2% from Service revenue, 11.8% from Equipment revenue and 4.0% from Other

Vodafone revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 14.3% from UK, 12.2% from Italy, 12.2% from Vodacom, 9.7% from Other AMAP, 26.6% from Germany, 12.2% from Other Europe, 9.5% from Spain and 3.5% from Other

Human Capital Metrics

Vodafone's employees are reported to be approximately 39% female and 61% male.
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Vodafone Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

F

38/100

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Vodafone Online and Social Media Presence

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Vodafone Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C+

    67/100

  • CEO Rating

    C+

    68/100

  • Compensation

    B+

    74/100

  • Diversity

    C-

    59/100

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Vodafone News and Updates

VIAVI NITRO GEO Empowers Vodafone Portugal to Improve Customer Service

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Aug. 31, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Viavi Solutions Inc. (VIAVI) (NASDAQ: VIAV) today announced that Vodafone Portugal has deployed NITRO GEO, a subscriber-centric, app-aware intelligence platform that delivers powerful insights into the customer experience while enabling...

Axis Bank Worries About Vodafone India Unit, Sees State Support

Axis Bank Worries About Vodafone India Unit, Sees State Support

Vodafone, Cairn in Talks to Settle Tax Disputes, India Says

“There are some informal discussions going on,” Revenue Secretary Tarun Bajaj said.

Cairn, Vodafone Wins Make India Scrap ‘Nightmare’ Tax

Cairn, Vodafone Wins Make India Scrap ‘Nightmare’ Tax

Amdocs Extends Agreement with Vodafone Spain to Modernize its Customer Relationship Management Platform

Amdocs to work alongside Vodafone Spain to manage its modernization program, designed to uplift the platform to manage its customer base Amdocs to work alongside Vodafone Spain to manage its modernization program, designed to uplift the platform to manage its customer base

Nationalizing Vodafone JV May Be India’s Only Option

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Vodafone Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Vodafone founded?

    Vodafone was founded in 1982.

  • Who are Vodafone key executives?

    Vodafone's key executives are Gerard Kleisterlee, Nick Land and Jean-François van.

  • How many employees does Vodafone have?

    Vodafone has 92,866 employees.

  • What is Vodafone revenue?

    Latest Vodafone annual revenue is €45 b.

  • What is Vodafone revenue per employee?

    Latest Vodafone revenue per employee is €484.3 k.

  • Who are Vodafone competitors?

    Competitors of Vodafone include Telefonica Colombia, Liberty Global and Telstra.

  • Where is Vodafone headquarters?

    Vodafone headquarters is located at Vodafone House The Connection, West Berkshire.

  • Where are Vodafone offices?

    Vodafone has offices in West Berkshire, London, Denver, New York and in 19 other locations.

  • How many offices does Vodafone have?

    Vodafone has 24 offices.