FirstGroup Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1995

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Public

  • Employees
  • 30,000


  • Stock Symbol
  • FGP

Stock Symbol

  • Investments
  • 25

  • Share Price
  • $1.94
  • (As of Friday Closing)

FirstGroup General Information


FirstGroup PLC is a passenger transportation company domiciled in the United Kingdom. The company organizes itself into segments: Greyhound, First Bus, and First Rail. The Greyhound segment operates intercity coaches in the United States and Canada. First Bus operates buses in the United Kingdom. First Rail operates passenger trains in the United Kingdom. The company derives the majority of its revenue from the United Kingdom.

Contact Information

Formerly Known As
Ownership Status
Publicly Held
Financing Status
Primary Industry
Other Industries
Stock Exchange
Corporate Office
  • 395 King Street
  • Aberdeen AB24 5RP
  • Scotland, United Kingdom
+44 01224 000000

Want detailed data on 3M+ companies?

What you see here scratches the surface

Request a free trial

Want to dig into this profile?

We’ll help you find what you need

Learn more

FirstGroup Stock Performance

(As of Friday Closing)

Stock Price Previous Close 52 wk Range Market Cap Shares Average Volume EPS
$1.94 $1.94 $1.67 - $2.42 $1.18B 609M 1.23M -$0.03

FirstGroup Financials Summary

In Thousands,
TTM 31-Mar-2024 FY 2024 31-Mar-2024 FY 2023 31-Mar-2023 FY 2022 31-Mar-2022
EV 2,840,246 2,840,246 2,567,181 1,305,824
Revenue 5,350,497 5,350,497 4,649,819 4,000,546
EBITDA 745,348 745,348 1,064,811 1,194,154
Net Income (19,978) (19,978) 104,868 869,221
Total Assets 4,806,838 4,806,838 5,457,135 5,036,190
Total Debt 2,076,558 2,076,558 2,531,272 1,824,714
Public Fundamental Data provided by Morningstar, Inc. disclaimer

FirstGroup Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

This information is available in the PitchBook Platform. To explore FirstGroup‘s full profile, request access.

Request a free trial

FirstGroup Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
FirstGroup PLC is a passenger transportation company domiciled in the United Kingdom. The company organizes itself into
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
30,000 As of 2024
00.000 0000-00-00

000 00

ugiat nulla pariatur. Excepteur sint occaecat cupidatat non proident, sunt in cu
00000 00000000000000
London, United Kingdom
00000 As of 0000
000000000 00


ehenderit in voluptate velit esse cillum dolore eu fugiat nulla pariatur. Except
Perth, United Kingdom
00000 As of 0000
00000 0000-00-00
Add Comparison

PitchBook’s comparison feature gives you a side-by-side look at key metrics for similar companies. Personalize which data points you want to see and create visualizations instantly.

Request a free trial

FirstGroup Competitors (2)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
The Go-Ahead Group Corporate Backed or Acquired London, United Kingdom 00000 000000000 00
Stagecoach Group Private Equity-Backed Perth, United Kingdom 00000 000000000000
You’re viewing 2 of 2 competitors. Get the full list »

FirstGroup Executive Team (16)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Graham Sutherland Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Ryan Mangold Chief Financial Officer & Board Member
Michel Larocque General Manager - Eastern Canada
Dave Alexander Regional Managing Director
Anthony Green Board Member & Executive
You’re viewing 5 of 16 executive team members. Get the full list »

FirstGroup Board Members (28)

Name Representing Role Since
0000000 00000 FirstGroup Board Member & Executive 000 0000
000000 00000000 Self Board Member 000 0000
00000 000000 FirstGroup Chairman & Board Member 000 0000
000000 0000000000 FirstGroup Chief Executive Officer & Board Member 000 0000
00000 00000000000 FirstGroup Group Employee Director 000 0000
You’re viewing 5 of 28 board members. Get the full list »

FirstGroup Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
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


Similarweb Unique Visitors


Majestic Referring Domains


PitchBook’s non-financial metrics help you gauge a company’s traction and growth using web presence and social reach.

Request a free trial

FirstGroup Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

This information is available in the PitchBook Platform. To explore FirstGroup‘s full profile, request access.

Request a free trial

FirstGroup Investments & Acquisitions (25)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
York Pullman Bus Company 23-Feb-2024 0000000000 Automotive 000000 00
NextGen AssetCo 23-Nov-2023 00000 0000 00000 Electrical Equipment 000000 00
Ensignbus 09-Mar-2023 0000000000 Road 000000 00
Somerset Passenger Solutions 04-Oct-2021 0000000000 000.00 Road
CG Pearson Bus 01-Aug-2018 Merger/Acquisition 00.000 Automotive
You’re viewing 5 of 25 investments and acquisitions. Get the full list »

FirstGroup Subsidiaries (6)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Somerset Passenger Solutions Road Bridgwater, United Kingdom 2016
Aircoach Road Dublin, Ireland 0000
Ensignbus Road Purfleet, United Kingdom 0000
York Pullman Bus Company Automotive York, United Kingdom 0000
Finglands Coachways Road Manchester, United Kingdom 0000
You’re viewing 5 of 6 subsidiaries. Get the full list »

FirstGroup ESG

Risk Overview

Risk Rating

Updated May, 31, 2024

14.33 | Low Risk

Risk Scale

A lower score indicates better sustainability












Exposure refers to the extent to which a company is exposed to different material ESG issues



Management is related to actions taken to manage ESG issues


Peers Analysis

Peer performance insights compare the company’s ESG performance to the performance of selected peers to help inform future ESG decisions and drive internal performance improvements.


Covered Companies

00 of 16,191






00 of 407






00 of 73




To view FirstGroup’s complete esg history, request access »

FirstGroup Exits (6)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Greyhound Lines 01-Oct-2007 000000000000000000 00.00 Completed
  • 0000000000
BRH viabus 01-May-2007 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 0000000000
ScotRail Trains 17-Oct-2004 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 0000000000
First Transit 01-Jan-1999 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 0000000000
FirstGroup (Northumberland Park Depot Operations) 01-Jan-1998 Merger/Acquisition Completed
You’re viewing 5 of 6 exits. Get the full list »

FirstGroup FAQs

  • When was FirstGroup founded?

    FirstGroup was founded in 1995.

  • Who is the CEO of FirstGroup?

    Graham Sutherland is the CEO of FirstGroup.

  • Where is FirstGroup headquartered?

    FirstGroup is headquartered in Aberdeen, United Kingdom.

  • What is the size of FirstGroup?

    FirstGroup has 30,000 total employees.

  • What industry is FirstGroup in?

    FirstGroup’s primary industry is Automotive.

  • Is FirstGroup a private or public company?

    FirstGroup is a Public company.

  • What is FirstGroup’s stock symbol?

    The ticker symbol for FirstGroup is FGP.

  • What is the current stock price of FirstGroup?

    As of 21-Jun-2024 the stock price of FirstGroup is $1.94.

  • What is the current market cap of FirstGroup?

    The current market capitalization of FirstGroup is $1.18B.

  • What is FirstGroup’s current revenue?

    The trailing twelve month revenue for FirstGroup is $5.35B.

  • Who are FirstGroup’s competitors?

    The Go-Ahead Group and Stagecoach Group are competitors of FirstGroup.

  • What is FirstGroup’s annual earnings per share (EPS)?

    FirstGroup’s EPS for 12 months was -$0.03.

Data Transparency

  • Meet our data hygiene team

    Discover how our experts ensure you’re getting the most accurate financial data in the industry.

    Read blog »
  • How PitchBook sources data

    Our data operations team has logged over 3.5 million hours researching, organizing, and integrating the information you need most.

    Discover our process »