Turnover: 498 million EUR (2020)

Country: France

The company was founded in 1983 under the name Compagnie européenne de gestion par l'informatique décentralisée or CEGID. Cegid Group SA develops, hosts, distributes and sells business management software and related goods and services in France and abroad. It employs 3,000 people

It serves the finance, tax, human resources, accounting, retail, manufacturing, services, trade and public sectors, as well as entrepreneurs and small businesses. Cegid is the leading provider of software solutions to accounting firms in France. The company acquired its main French competitor CCMX (800 employees) in 2004. In November 2017, Cegid bought Cylande (a software publisher based in Roubaix).

Cegid markets its products in 75 countries with subsidiaries in the United States (Boston, New York, San Diego), Spain (Barcelona, Madrid), Italy, the United Kingdom, Morocco, Tunisia, Côte d'Ivoire, China (Shenzen, Shanghai, Hong Kong) and Japan.

The new CEO, Pascal Houillon, since 2017, was previously CEO of Sage France. In July 2018, Cegid announced the signing of a partnership agreement with Xerox to provide new intelligent solutions for chartered accountants and support the profession in its digitization. (Cegid press release)

News

Cegid brings its teams together on a campus in Boulogne-Billancourt 27/06/2023

  • European leader in cloud management solutions
  • 791 million euros in sales by 2020
  • 4.400 employees in France

Financial Data

DUNS: 410218010

Legal Name: CEGID

Address: 52 QUAI PAUL SEDALLIAN , 69009 LYON 9EME

Number of employees: Entre 2 000 et 4 999 salariés (2021)

Capital: 24 642 650 EUR


Financial Data:

Year 2021 2020 2019 2018 2017 2016 2015
Turnover 460 819 000 424 113 000 368 719 000 297 219 000 242 920 000 231 992 000 228 671 000
Gross margin (€) 498 172 000 468 539 000 410 243 000 327 166 000 269 432 000 254 665 000 -
EBITDA (€) 199 280 000 160 394 000 126 420 000 86 096 000 17 606 000 20 591 000 -
Operating profit (€) 145 666 000 112 676 000 85 213 000 55 441 000 25 564 000 26 507 000 -
Net profit (€) 107 450 000 113 348 000 58 936 000 25 074 000 16 254 000 14 066 000 15 456 000
Turnover growth rate (%) 8,7 15 24,1 22,4 4,7 1,5 -
Ebitda margin rate (%) 43,2 37,8 34,3 29 7,2 8,9 -
Operating margin rate (%) 31,6 26,6 23,1 18,7 10,5 11,4 -
Working Capital (turnover days) -5,9 8 7,7 16,3 -0,7 1,4 -
Working Capital requirements (turnover days) 45,5 53,2 63,4 53,4 26,5 32,7 -
Net margin (%) 23,3 26,7 16 8,4 6,7 6,1 -
Added value / Turnover (%) 77,7 79,7 76,7 71,3 69,8 73,3 -
Wages and social charges (€) 163 071 000 167 258 000 148 002 000 118 686 000 109 657 000 107 297 000 -
Salaries / Turnover (%) 35,4 39,4 40,1 39,9 45,1 46,3 -

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