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Capgemini FY13: Strong growth in UK private sector

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We announced our full year results this morning from our head office in Paris. You can read the full press release here: Capgemini performs better than expected in 2013 and you can read the full presentation made to analysts on Capgemini's Investor Relations pages [pdf]

These are the highlights from today's announcement:
  • Revenues of €10.092 billion, up 0.9%
  • Operating margin of 8.5%, up 0.4 points
  • Profit for the year attributable to shareholders of €442 million
  • Cumulative free cash flow of €951 million for the period 2012-13
  • Dividend of €1.10 per share to be proposed at next Ordinary Shareholders' Meeting
Here is Capgemini Chairman and CEO Paul Hermelin talking to Adrian Dearnell of Euro Business Media about our results and prospects for 2014

Strong growth in UK private sector
In early coverage of our results, TechMarketView focused on UK performance:
"In the UK, revenues contracted 0.3% in 2013 (to €2,004m), but grew 1.8% in H2 (after a particularly strong Q4 – 6.4% up)... the private sector business grew in the double digits and now represents 39% of UK revenues. A significant win with Network Rail (application development) boosted Q4 growth. The Network Rail deal also contributed to Capgemini’s growth in its ‘innovations’ business, as it had a big data/analytics element." Follow the link for the full article at TechMarketView.

Further coverage in CIO, Capgemini profit up fuelled by demand for CIO advisory services; Reuters: Capgemini sees improved demand, margin beats target.

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Tom Barton
Tom Barton
Tom’s career in communications spans 20 years in the consulting, telecommunications and music industries. He joined Capgemini in 2005 and led the merging of PR, web communications and internal communications into one team. This recognised the convergence of channels and platforms that support an effective communications programme for external and internal audiences. Before joining Capgemini, Tom was global head of media relations at PA Consulting Group, marketing and communications director at his own record label, and had various internal and external communications roles at Cable & Wireless. He plays guitar, darts and cricket, and is still trying to do the Times crossword.

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