Penna Consulting Plc. Investor Presentation . Interim Results Six months to 30 September2013. Disclaimer.
Six months to 30 September2013
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Not a profit forecast
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Net Fee Income
Profit before tax
£2.0m (Sep 12 £1.5m)
3.3p (2012 2.4p)
Dividend per share
1.5p (2012 1.0p)
Providing a service throughout the employment cycle
Transition from traditional
media to digital and direct
Building executive recruitment
through search and interim
Providing recruitment solutions
Net revenue by capabilities
*2012 includes the operating results of Sweden which was closed in the second half of 2012/13
Services – net revenues
Services – net revenues
£20m Media space
240 Interims in year
160 Executive Searches
*This statement should not be construed as a profit forecast or be interpreted to mean that the future earnings per share, profits, margins or cash flows of Penna will necessarily be greater or less than the historical published earnings per share, profits, margins or cash flows of Penna
Short term Medium term
Sanders & Sidney established in 1973. Founded the outplacement market in UK
Listed on USM then full list
Structure simplified to 2 service groups HR consulting and Recruitment Solutions
Steve Rowlinson appointed Chairman and Gary Browning Chief Executive
Return to profitability and the dividend list
Established Executive Interim Business
1973 to 1996
1996 to 2002
Name changed to Penna in 1996 and diversifies into recruitment and HR Consultancy through acquisitions
Divestment of Knightsbridge
AIM Listing and £3.5m placing
Lee Hecht Harrison alliance to increase international coverage of outplacement
Group restructured into four service groups