HiQ International AB

HiQ International AB

HiQ International AB

Overview
Date Founded

1995

Headquarters

Regeringsgatan 20,9th floor,Stockholm 103 91

Type of Company

Public

Employees (Worldwide)

1,645

Industries

Computer Software
Management Consulting
IT Consulting & Services

Company Description

HiQ International AB engages in the provision of communications, software development, and business-critical information technology services. It operates through the following market segments: Telecom; Automotive; Industry; Public Sector; Finance and Insurance; Media, Gaming and Entertainment, Defense and Security; and Retail. Its Telecom segments works with suppliers, operators, users, and the legislative authorities. Automotive Segments delivers both technical expertise and acts as partner within concept and innovation. In Industry segments helps many companies to streamline operations. The Public Sector has framework agreements with the central purchasing authorities. Its Finance and Insurance offers in mobile payments and banking services. Media, Gaming, and Entertainment involves in the development of sports betting solutions. In Defense and Security, the firm helps the Swedish Defense Materiel Administration to simplify tracking of equipment using radio-frequency identification technology. Retail segments supplies retail chains with services ranging from idea and design to quality assurance. The company was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden.

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Executives & Employees

Co-Founder

Chief Financial Officer & Head of Investor Relations

Head of Communications

Managing Director, HiQ Karlskrona AB

Managing Director, HiQ Finland Oy

Managing Director, HiQ Göteborg AB

Managing Director, HiQ Skåne AB

Managing Director, HiQ ACE AB

Managing Director, HiQ Mälardalen AB

Managing Director, HiQ Stockholm AB

Board of Directors

Former President at EDS Northern Europe

Co-Founder at HiQ International AB

Director & Executive Vice President at Teliasonera International Carrier AB

Member, Board of Directors at HiQ International AB

Former Chief Financial Officer & Senior Executive Vice President at Wärtsilä Oyj Abp

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Cancale Förvaltnings AB

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HiQ International AB purchases Presis i Sverige AB

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HiQ International AB purchases Great Apes Oy

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Clients

Spotify Technology SA is an innovative digital music service offering music fans instant access to a world of music. The company enables on-demand streaming of audio content and aim to combat music piracy by offering a user experience, while monetizing licensed content with both an ad-supported, free-to-the-user model and a premium, paid model. It provides a marketplace for additional products such as live events and music downloads. The company was founded by Daniel Ek and Martin Lorentzon in 2006 and is headquartered in Luxembourg.

The Boeing Co. is an aerospace company, which engages in the manufacture of commercial jetliners and defense, space and security systems. It operates through the following segments: Commercial Airplanes; Defense, Space and Security; Global Services; and Boeing Capital. The Commercial Airplanes segment includes the development, production, and market of commercial jet aircraft and provides fleet support services, principally to the commercial airline industry worldwide. The Defense, Space and Security segment refers to the research, development, production and modification of manned and unmanned military aircraft and weapons systems for global strike, including fighter and combat rotorcraft aircraft and missile systems; global mobility, including tanker, rotorcraft and tilt-rotor aircraft; and airborne surveillance and reconnaissance, including command and control, battle management and airborne anti-submarine aircraft. The Global Services segment provides services to commercial and defense customers. The Boeing Capital segment seeks to ensure that Boeing customers have the financing they need to buy and take delivery of their Boeing product and manages overall financing exposure. The company was founded by William Edward Boeing on July 15, 1916 and is headquartered in Chicago, IL.

Microsoft Corp. engages in the development and support of software, services, devices, and solutions. Its products includes operating systems; cross-device productivity applications; server applications; business solution applications; desktop and server management tools; software development tools; and video games. It also offers personal computers, tablets, gaming and entertainment consoles, other intelligent devices, and related accessories. It operates through the following business segments: Productivity and Business Processes; Intelligent Cloud; and More Personal Computing. The Productivity and Business Processes segment is comprised of products and services in the portfolio of productivity, communication, and information services of the company spanning a variety of devices and platform. The Intelligent Cloud segment refers to the public, private, and hybrid serve products and cloud services of the company which can power modern business. The More Personal Computing segment encompasses the products and services such as windows operating system, devices, gaming platform, and search engines. The company was founded by William Henry Gates III in 1975 and is headquartered in Redmond, WA.

Key Stats and Financials As of 2017
Market Capitalization
$3.11B
Total Enterprise Value
$3.28B
Earnings Per Share
$2.86
Revenue
$1.79B
Net Profit
$165M
EBITDA
$226M
Debt TEV
0.01x
Total Equity
$816M
Total Debt
$31.6M
Enterprise Value Sales
1.83x
Enterprise Value EBITDAOperating
14.51x
EBITDAMargin
12.65%
TEVNet Income
19.84x
Five Year Compounded Annual Growth Rate Of Revenue
5.31%
Three Year Compounded Annual Growth Rate Of Revenue
9.04%
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