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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 Openings518
Revenue (FY, 2020)€45 B(+3%)
Share Price (Nov 2020)£1.2 (-1%)
Cybersecurity ratingFMore

Key People/Management at Vodafone

Nick Read

Nick Read

Chief Executive Officer and Director
Nick Jeffery

Nick Jeffery

CEO Vodafone UK
Hannes Ametsreiter

Hannes Ametsreiter

CEO Vodafone Germany
Aldo Bisio

Aldo Bisio

CEO Vodafone Italy
Serpil Timuray

Serpil Timuray

CEO Europe Cluster
Shameel Joosub

Shameel Joosub

CEO Vodacom Group
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Vodafone Office Locations

Vodafone has offices in West Berkshire, London, Denver, New York and in 27 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
North Sydney, AU
Level 1/177 Pacific Hwy
Prague, CZ
náměstí Junkových 2808/2
Düsseldorf, DE
Ferdinand-Braun-Platz 1
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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 (19-Nov-2020)

32.6b

Closing stock price (19-Nov-2020)

1.2

Cash (31-Mar-2020)

13.3b

EV

94.1b
Vodafone's current market capitalization is £32.6 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

P/E Ratio

(1.1)
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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

20.70 m46.80 m52.50 m58.90 m66.40 m74.70 m84 m93.40 m110.20 m121.70 m129.10 m136 m136 m

Fixed-line Broadband Customers

12 m13.40 m17.90 m

TV Customers

9 m9.50 m13.80 m13.60 m22 m
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Vodafone Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
GrandCentrix GmbHNovember 18, 2019
Liberty GlobalJuly 31, 2019$21.30 b
Hellas OnlineAugust 22, 2014€72.70 m
The Cobra GroupAugust 08, 2014
ONOMarch 17, 2014€7.20 m
Kabel DeutschlandJune 24, 2013$10.40 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

42/100

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Vodafone Online and Social Media Presence

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Vodafone Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C

    64/100

  • CEO Rating

    C-

    63/100

  • Compensation

    B

    70/100

  • Diversity

    D

    56/100

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Vodafone News and Updates

Parallel Wireless Partners with Vodafone Ireland to Deliver on Their Open RAN Vision

Open RAN is Set to Enable Faster and Cost-effective 4G Coverage in Ireland NASHUA, N.H., Nov. 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Parallel Wireless, Inc., the leading U.S.-based Open RAN company delivering the world's only 2G 3G 4G 5G O-RAN solution for rural and urban connectivity, today announced...

Vodafone hails 'resilient' first half despite Covid challenges

Mobile giant Vodafone this morning hailed a “resilient” performance in the first half, saying that it had “increased confidence” in The post Vodafone hails 'resilient' first half despite Covid challenges appeared first on CityAM.

Vodafone releases report on how 5G and IoT technology can transform healthcare

The report surveyed 2,000 people on their attitudes towards advancing technology in health and social care and contains government recommendations.

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Vodafone New Zealand launches 5G international roaming

Vodafone New Zealand has enabled 5G roaming to Australia and three other countries. Vodafone New Zealand is currently offering 5G services in parts of Auckland, Wellington, Christchurch and Queenstown, and is now extending that reach internationally.

Cut cable leaves Vodafone customers in Wellington without internet

Residents in several Wellington suburbs have been without internet since Wednesday morning, due to a widespread Vodafone outage. A Vodafone spokesperson said contractors accidentally cut through a fibre cable, resulting in a loss of internet for customers in Wadestown, Naenae and Waterloo.
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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 Nick Read, Nick Jeffery and Hannes Ametsreiter.

  • 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 Liberty Global, Telstra and Orange.

  • 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 27 other locations.

  • How many offices does Vodafone have?

    Vodafone has 32 offices.