W&G Foyle Overview

  • Founded
  • 1903
  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged
  • Employees
  • 194
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Buyout/​LBO
  • Financing Rounds
  • 1
  • Investments
  • 1

W&G Foyle General Information


Operator of a chain of bookstores in the UK. The company offers books of various genres including fiction, the arts and children's books through multiple bookstores across the country as well as through their website, enabling customers to get access to a wide range of books based on their preferences.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Private Equity-Backed
Primary Industry
Specialty Retail
Parent Company
Primary Office
  • 107 Charing Cross Road
  • London WC2H 0DT
  • England, United Kingdom
+44 020 0000 0000
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W&G Foyle Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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W&G Foyle Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
Operator of a chain of bookstores in the UK. The company offers books of various genres including fiction, the arts and
Specialty Retail
London, United Kingdom
194 As of 2017

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W&G Foyle Competitors (2)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
The Book People Private Equity-Backed Godalming, United Kingdom 000 000000000000
0000000 Private Equity-Backed Farnborough, United Kingdom 00 000000000000
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W&G Foyle Executive Team (4)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Paul Currie Chief Executive Officer
John Browne Financial Director
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W&G Foyle Board Members (2)

Name Representing Role Since
0000 0000 Self Board Member 000 0000
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W&G Foyle Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %ile
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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W&G Foyle Acquisitions (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
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W&G Foyle Subsidiaries (1)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
00000 & 000000 00 Other Retail London, United Kingdom 0000
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