Cobham Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1934

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 10,000

Employees

  • Latest Deal Type
  • M&A
  • (Upcoming)

  • Financing Rounds
  • 7

  • Investments
  • 75

Cobham General Information

Description

Manufacturer of aerospace and defense systems intended for the commercial, defense and security markets. The company offers a range of technologies and services in wireless, audio, video and data communications, including satellite communications, defense electronics, air-to-air refueling, aviation services, life support and mission equipment to solve challenging problems, helping customers to increase the safety and mission capabilities of their personnel and equipment in extreme environments.

Contact Information

Website
www.cobham.com
Formerly Known As
FR Group, Flight Refuelling
Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Private Equity-Backed
Primary Industry
Aerospace and Defense
Other Industries
Air
Corporate Office
  • 41-43 Basepoint Business Centre
  • Aviation Business Park, Enterprise Close
  • Dorset BH23 6NX
  • England, United Kingdom

Cobham Timeline

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Cobham Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
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Post-Val Status Debt

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Cobham Comparisons

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Cobham Competitors (25)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
General Dynamics Mission Systems Private Equity-Backed Fairfax, VA 00000
Boeing Corporation Arlington, VA 000000 000.00 000000000 000.00
Collins Aerospace Corporate Backed or Acquired Charlotte, NC 00000 00.000 000000&0 00.000
Triumph Group Corporation Radnor, PA 0000 00.000 000000000 00 00.000
General Dynamics United Kingdom Corporation Blackwood, United Kingdom 0000 0000000000
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Cobham Patents

Cobham Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
US-20190381263-A1 Inhalation sensor block, exhalation sensor block and system Inactive 19-Jun-2018 00000000000
US-20180325206-A1 Custom fit mask and strap assembly and method of producing a custom fit mask and strap assembly Inactive 10-May-2017 000000000 00
US-11407516-B2 Closed or semi-closed loop onboard ceramic oxygen generation system Active 10-Apr-2017 00000000 00
US-20180290757-A1 Closed or semi-closed loop onboard ceramic oxygen generation system Active 10-Apr-2017 000000000 0
GB-201914773-D0 Stored energy release triggered by piezoelectric element Active 27-Mar-2017 A44B11/2569
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Cobham Executive Team (34)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Sven Lewis Chief Financial Officer & Board Member
Gregory Bagwell Executive Director
Lady Cobham Executive
Gerhard du Plessis General Counsel & Secretary
Al Guenthardt Vice President, Business Development and Strategy
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Cobham Board Members (15)

Name Representing Role Since
000000 00000000 Cobham Board Member 000 0000
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0000 00000 Cobham Chief Financial Officer & Board Member 000 0000
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Cobham Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-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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Cobham Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Cobham Investments & Acquisitions (75)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Cobham Aerospace Communications 01-Dec-2022 000000000 Aerospace and Defense
Slingshot Aerospace 11-Aug-2022 00000 0000 000.00 Media and Information Services (B2B)
Ultra Electronics 01-Aug-2022 0000000000 00.00 Aerospace and Defense
Aeroflex 15-Sep-2014 0000000000 00000 Electronic Equipment and Instruments 000 00000
Axell Wireless 10-May-2013 Merger/Acquisition 00000 Wireless Communications Equipment 000 00000
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Cobham Subsidiaries (11)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
C16 Ventures Corporate Venture Capital London, United Kingdom 2022
Coefi Media and Information Services (B2B) Paris, France 0000
Thrane & Thrane Wireless Communications Equipment Lyngby, Denmark 0000
Salies Electrical Equipment Villebon-sur-Yvette, France 0000
Chelton Wireless Communications Equipment Newmarket Suffolk, United Kingdom 0000
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Cobham Exits (13)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Axell Wireless 10-May-2013 000000000000000000 00000 Completed
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Telerob 19-Jan-2011 000000000000000000 00000 Completed
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RVision (Electrical Equipment) 14-Dec-2010 000000000000000000 0000 Completed
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SPARTA (Aerospace and Defense) 04-Jun-2008 000000000000000000 00000 Completed
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S-TEC 03-Jan-2008 Merger/Acquisition 0000 Completed
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Cobham FAQs

  • When was Cobham founded?

    Cobham was founded in 1934.

  • Where is Cobham headquartered?

    Cobham is headquartered in Dorset, United Kingdom.

  • What is the size of Cobham?

    Cobham has 10,000 total employees.

  • What industry is Cobham in?

    Cobham’s primary industry is Aerospace and Defense.

  • Is Cobham a private or public company?

    Cobham is a Private company.

  • What is Cobham’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Cobham is 00000.

  • How much funding has Cobham raised over time?

    Cobham has raised $3.95B.

  • Who are Cobham’s investors?

    Advent International and Blackstone have invested in Cobham.

  • Who are Cobham’s competitors?

    General Dynamics Mission Systems, Boeing, Collins Aerospace, Triumph Group, and General Dynamics United Kingdom are some of the 25 competitors of Cobham.

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