Founded in 1954, the Group now comprises six main operating divisions: UK Forks, Groundforce, Airpac Bukom Oilfield Services, Hire Station, Torrent Trackside and TPA. These businesses offer the rental and sale of specialist products and associated services to a diverse range of end markets, including construction, civil engineering, rail, water, oil and gas, outdoor events and housebuilding.

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TypePublic
HQHarrogate, GB
Founded1954
Size (employees)2,138 (est)
Websitevpplc.com
VP Plc was founded in 1954 and is headquartered in Harrogate, GB
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Key People/Management at VP Plc

Jeremy Pilkington Ba

Jeremy Pilkington Ba

Chairman
Neil Stothard

Neil Stothard

CEO
Allison Bainbridge

Allison Bainbridge

Group Finance Director
Steve Rogers

Steve Rogers

Non-Executive Director
Phil White

Phil White

Non-Executive Director
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VP Plc Office Locations

VP Plc has offices in Plymouth, Norwich, Southampton, Harrogate and in 28 other locations
Harrogate, GB (HQ)
Central House Otley Rd
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VP Plc Financials and Metrics

VP Plc Revenue

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VP Plc's revenue was reported to be £303.64 m in FY, 2018
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2018)

303.6m

Gross profit (FY, 2018)

74.2m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2018), %

24.4%

Net income (FY, 2018)

24.4m

EBITDA (FY, 2018)

77.4m

EBIT (FY, 2018)

34.2m

Cash (31-Mar-2018)

18.2m

EV

305.6m
GBPFY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

64.4m36.8m49.3m52.5m55.0m59.8m66.8m75.5m83.5m90.0m99.4m121.6m167.0m183.1m205.6m208.7m248.7m303.6m

Revenue growth, %

12%2%

Cost of goods sold

45.6m32.0m37.0m37.8m39.4m41.6m43.9m51.6m56.9m62.0m72.1m84.9m124.8m133.5m148.8m149.8m181.8m229.5m

Gross profit

18.9m4.8m12.2m14.7m15.6m18.2m22.9m24.0m26.6m28.1m27.3m36.7m42.2m49.6m56.8m59.0m66.9m74.2m
GBPFY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

23.0m10.7m22.0k43.0k193.0k1.3m1.1m3.3m1.1m5.8m5.6m6.7m8.7m9.0m5.2m11.4m15.1m18.2m

Accounts Receivable

7.9m9.4m12.0m12.2m14.3m13.6m15.7m17.1m20.0m20.6m25.6m26.6m29.1m33.4m38.4m47.4m69.2m

Inventories

1.0m1.3m1.7m2.0m2.0m2.3m2.3m2.2m2.0m2.1m3.1m4.8m5.7m5.4m6.5m5.4m5.2m8.7m

Current Assets

34.9m25.3m19.4m18.3m17.8m18.7m20.1m24.3m24.8m30.0m36.9m41.6m47.6m52.7m57.9m61.6m73.7m104.1m
GBPFY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

(2.2m)(1.9m)1.6m2.6m1.9m2.4m4.5m5.4m6.3m6.5m7.6m10.5m13.0m15.7m19.9m22.4m23.7m24.4m

Cash From Operating Activities

18.8m4.2m10.4m13.8m14.4m10.9m15.1m16.6m16.8m20.1m18.9m25.0m33.5m41.5m49.6m40.9m62.4m63.3m

Dividends Paid

1.9m1.9m1.9m1.9m1.8m1.8m1.8m2.0m2.1m2.5m2.6m2.8m4.4m5.0m6.0m

Cash From Financing Activities

(4.5m)(2.5m)(3.4m)2.3m(3.4m)(4.3m)(2.7m)(2.1m)(1.3m)(387.0k)19.3m(1.8m)(6.2m)(5.6m)(7.1m)(1.6m)2.3m39.2m
GBPY, 2018

EV/EBITDA

4 x

EV/EBIT

8.9 x

EV/CFO

4.8 x

Revenue/Employee

142.0k

Debt/Equity

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

2.8 x
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VP Plc Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was VP Plc founded?

    VP Plc was founded in 1954.

  • Who are VP Plc key executives?

    VP Plc's key executives are Jeremy Pilkington Ba, Neil Stothard and Allison Bainbridge.

  • How many employees does VP Plc have?

    VP Plc has 2,138 employees.

  • What is VP Plc revenue?

    Latest VP Plc annual revenue is £303.6 m.

  • What is VP Plc revenue per employee?

    Latest VP Plc revenue per employee is £142 k.

  • Who are VP Plc competitors?

    Competitors of VP Plc include F&M Mafco, Joymode and HERC Holdings.

  • Where is VP Plc headquarters?

    VP Plc headquarters is located at Central House Otley Rd, Harrogate.

  • Where are VP Plc offices?

    VP Plc has offices in Plymouth, Norwich, Southampton, Harrogate and in 28 other locations.

  • How many offices does VP Plc have?

    VP Plc has 32 offices.