Cobham

Cobham Overview

Founded 1934
Founded
Status Private
Employees 10,000
Employees
Latest Deal Type Buyout/​LBO
Financing Rounds 2
Investments 69

Cobham General Information

Description

Cobham offers a wide range of technologies and services focused on small niches across the commercial, defence, and security markets. It has market positions in air-to-air refuelling, aviation services, wireless, audio, video, and data communications, including satellite communications, defence electronics, life support, and mission equipment. In 2018, Cobham generated GBP 1.9 billion in revenue.

Contact Information

Website
Formerly Known As
FR Group, Flight Refuelling Limited
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Private Equity-Backed
Primary Industry
Aerospace and Defense
Other Industries
Other Commercial Services
Other Commercial Products
Electronic Equipment and Instruments
Primary Office
  • Brook Road
  • Wimborne BH21 2BJ
  • England, United Kingdom
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Cobham Valuation & Funding

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

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Cobham Competitors (28)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing
Amount
Anaren Formerly PE-Backed East Syracuse, NY 0000 0000
00 000000 00000000 Corporate Backed or Acquired Melbourne, FL 00000 000000 - 000
00000000 0000000 Corporate Backed or Acquired Falls Church, VA 00000 00000000000
000000000, 0000000 Private Equity-Backed Brampton, Canada 0000 000000000000
00000 Venture Capital-Backed San Francisco, CA 000 00000 0000000000 0 00000

Cobham Executive Team (29)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Bob Alexander President
Robert Mullins Ph.D Executive Vice President, Corporate Strategy & Mergers & Acquisitions
Mike Kelly Senior Manager, Corporate Finance
Gerhard du Plessis Secretary
Fred Cahill Vice President, Cobham Antenna Systems

22 Former Executives

Cobham Board Members (11)

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Name Representing Role Since
00000 0000 Self Chairman 000 0000
0000 000000 Cobham Board Member 000 0000

9 Former Board Members

Cobham Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Cobham Investments & Acquisitions (69)

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Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
00000000 15-Sep-2014 000000000000000000 00000 Electronic Equipment and Instruments 000 000000
00000 00000000 10-May-2013 000000000000000000 00000 Other Communications and Networking 000 000000
000000 & 000000 19-Jun-2012 000000000000000000 Wireless Communications Equipment
000000 00000 31-Oct-2011 000000000000000000 00000 Aerospace and Defense 0000 0000000
Corp Ten International 07-Feb-2011 Merger/Acquisition 0000 Other Software 0000 0000000

Cobham Subsidiaries (11)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Telerob Aerospace and Defense Ostfildern, Germany 1994
00000 Education and Training Services (B2B) Paris, France 0000
000000 00000000 00 Aerospace and Defense Adelaide, Australia 0000
00000 0000000000 0 Other Software Oxford, United Kingdom 0000
0000 000 000000000 Other Software Baltimore, MD 0000

Cobham Exits (8)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
0000000 (00) 14-Dec-2010 000000000000000000 0000 Completed
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000000 04-Jun-2008 000000000000000000 00000 Completed
  • 000000
0-000 03-Jan-2008 000000000000000000 0000 Completed
  • 000000
000 000000000 0000 15-Jun-2003 000000000000000000 000.00 Completed
  • 000000
Atlas Composites 03-May-2003 Merger/Acquisition 00.000 Completed