G4S Overview

  • Founded
  • 1901
Founded
  • Status
  • Public
  • Employees
  • 533,000
Employees
  • Stock Symbol
  • GFS
Stock Symbol
  • Investments
  • 34
  • Share Price
  • $1.91
  • (As of Thursday Closing)

G4S General Information

Description

G4S is a multinational security services company and constituent of the FTSE 250 Index. The company was formed through a series of large mergers, most notably in 2004 when British Securicor and Danish Group 4 Falck merged. G4S is now the world's largest security company and has operations in around 90 countries. With over 550,000 employees, it is also the world's third-largest private employer. The company offers a range of services from the supply of security personnel and response units to risk consulting and prison management.

Contact Information

Website
Formerly Known As
København Frederiksberg Nattevagt, Group 4 Securicor, Falck
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Corporation
Primary Industry
Security Services (B2B)
Stock Exchange
LON
Primary Office
  • 5th Floor, Southside
  • 105 Victoria Street
  • London SW1E 6QT
  • England, United Kingdom
+44 020 0000 0000
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G4S Stock Performance

(As of Thursday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$1.91 $1.95 $0.87 - $2.98 $2.96B 1.55B 12.2M $0.01

G4S Financials Summary

In Thousands,
USD
TTM 30-Jun-2020 FY 2019 31-Dec-2019 FY 2018 31-Dec-2018 FY 2017 31-Dec-2017
EV 5,043,786 7,195,128 5,990,358 7,662,110
Revenue 9,413,957 9,898,059 10,007,601 10,076,481
EBITDA 429,395 472,065 700,065 807,303
Net Income 21,407 (116,103) 108,010 305,153
Total Assets 6,784,668 7,031,783 7,510,659 7,865,184
Total Debt 3,631,127 3,860,072 3,933,611 3,988,000
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G4S Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
EBITDA
Post-Val Status Debt

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G4S Comparisons

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Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
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Security Services (B2B)
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G4S Competitors (8)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Securitas Formerly PE-Backed Stockholm, Sweden 000000 00000000
000 Corporate Backed or Acquired Chantilly, VA 0000 000000&0
0000000000 Private Equity-Backed Montreal, Canada 000000 00000 000000000 00000
00000000 00000ñ00 Corporation Madrid, Spain 000000 00000000
000000 000000000 Private Equity-Backed Conshohocken, PA 000000 00.000 00000000000 00.000
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G4S Executive Team (40)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Ashley Almanza Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Graham Levinsohn Regional Chief Executive Officer, Europe and Middle East
John Kenning Regional Chief Executive Officer, North America
Timothy Weller Chief Financial Officer, Finance & Board Member
Martin Kalchhauser Managing Director, Security Systems
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G4S Board Members (17)

Name Representing Role Since
000000 0000000 G4S Chief Executive Officer & Board Member 000 0000
0000000 00000000000 G4S Board Member 000 0000
00000 0000000 Self Board Member 000 0000
000000000 00000000 Self Director 000 0000
0000 00000000 Self Chairman & Board Member 000 0000
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G4S Signals

Growth Rate

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

Size Multiple

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

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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G4S Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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G4S Investments & Acquisitions (34)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
0000 00000 30-Mar-2015 000000000000000000 Office Services (B2B) 0000 00000
0000 0000000 20-Nov-2014 000000000000000000 Security Services (B2B) 000000 00000000000
000 00000000 14-Dec-2012 000000000000000000 000.00 Other Commercial Products
000 000000000 0000 18-Sep-2012 000000000000000000 Security Services (B2B) 0000 0000000
Protekt Nederland 10-Jul-2012 Merger/Acquisition Other Commercial Services
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G4S Subsidiaries (8)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
G4S Deposita Other Commercial Products Midrand, South Africa 2005
000000 00000 00000 Consulting Services (B2B) Andover, United Kingdom 0000
0000 & 0000000000 Consulting Services (B2B) Hong Kong, Hong Kong 0000
000 0000000000 & 0 Security Services (B2B) Raleigh, NC 0000
00000 0000000000 0 Security Services (B2B) Oxon Hill, MD 0000
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G4S Exits (5)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
00000000 000000 27-Apr-2011 000000000000000000 Completed
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00000000 0000 0000 01-May-2008 000000000000000000 Completed
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000 (000000 000000 06-Sep-2005 000000000 000.00 Completed
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000 (000000 000000 01-Apr-2002 000000000000000000 000.00 Completed
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Avarn Security 01-Jan-2001 Merger/Acquisition Completed
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