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CEO

Chris O’Shea

CEO Approval Rating

83/100

Founded:

1997

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PublicIndependent CompanyLondon Stock ExchangeCNA

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SSE is seen as one of Centrica's top competitors. SSE's headquarters is in Perthshire, Scotland, and was founded in 1943. Like Centrica, SSE also works within the Electric, Water & Gas Utilities industry. SSE generates 29% of Centrica's revenue.

National Grid is one of Centrica's top rivals. National Grid was founded in 1990, and its headquarters is in London, England. Like Centrica, National Grid also works within the Multi-Utilities field. National Grid has 131 fewer employees than Centrica.

ENGIE is Centrica's #3 rival. ENGIE is a Public company that was founded in 2008 in Paris La Defense, Île-de-France. Like Centrica, ENGIE also competes in the Electric, Water & Gas Utilities sector. Compared to Centrica, ENGIE has 149,503 more employees.

Centrica Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$28.2B

Centrica's revenue is the ranked 7th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 34.3B. Over the last three quarters, Centrica's revenue has decreased by 0%. Specifically, in Q4 2020's revenue was $28.2B; in Q3 2020, it was $28.2B; in Q2 2020, it was $28.2B.

Centrica Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION

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Jun 2019

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$37M
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Vista Solar, Inc.

Sep 2018

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undisclosed
Vista Solar designs, manufactures and installs photovoltaic solar power systems for homes, businesses and government organizations.
REstore NV

Nov 2017

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$81.7M
REstore is a provider of cloud-based demand response solutions for chemical, steel and food manufacturing sectors.

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FlowGem Limited

Aug 2016

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$17M
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ENER-G

May 2016

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$210M
ENER-G provides businesses with a range of renewable energy management services and solutions to help generate, buy and manage their energy.

These are all the companies that Centrica has acquired. Centrica has acquired 10 companies and its latest acquisition was in Jun 2019.

Centrica Funding History

No recent funding data found related to Centrica

Centrica Investments

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LO3 Energy is a blockchain-based energy trading platform that provides monitoring and maintenance solutions for retail energy providers and distribution utilities.
$11M
Mar 10, 2021
Series B
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GreenCom is a SaaS-based platform that provides energy management and information brokerage solutions for residential and commercial sectors.
$14.4M
Dec 01, 2020
Venture Round
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Driivz is an Israel-based electric vehicle charging platform that provides charging and energy management solutions for the oil and gas and automotive industries.
$11M
Feb 18, 2020
Series B
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Minut designs, develops and commercializes security alarm systems for residents.
$8M
Jul 28, 2019
Series A
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Verv is an AI-based home energy assistant that allows users to track their bills and receive alerts.
$8.5M
Apr 09, 2019
Series A
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These are all the companies that Centrica has invested in. Centrica has invested 10 companies and its latest investment was in Jun 2019.

Centrica News

June 1, 2021Sharecast

Centrica to sell Peterborough site for 20m

British Gas owner Centrica has agreed to sell its Peterborough site to Whitetower Holdings UK Limited... See more »
May 27, 2021Telecompaper

Cognizant to upgrade, manage SAP systems for Centrica

(Telecompaper) Energy services group Centrica has appointed Cognizant as technology services partner ... See more »
May 25, 2021MarketScreener

25 May 2021 British Gas partners with Thames Water to keep customers' homes running Company

(marketscreener.com) 25 May 2021 British Gas partners with Thames Water to keep customers' homes runn... See more »
May 24, 2021Employee Benefits

Centrica offers reproductive health and fertility testing for employees

Centrica has announced that its is providing employees with reproductive health and fertility support... See more »
May 21, 2021MarketScreener

21 May 2021 Ford and British Gas challenge Britain's smallest town to make EV switch Company

(marketscreener.com) 21 May 2021 Ford and British Gas challenge Britain's smallest town to make EV sw... See more »
May 10, 2021FE Investegate

Result of AGM

3:30 PM: (CNA) Result of AGM... See more »
May 10, 2021Utility Week

Centrica continues to face 'tough' trading conditions

Centrica says it is continuing to face tough trading conditions as a result of the pandemic but added... See more »

Centrica Blogs

July 4, 2019Centrica Blog

Climate, Energy and the World Order

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June 27, 2019Centrica Blog

How our customers are driving growth of smart solutions and services that benefit their needs

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June 12, 2019Centrica Blog

Getting carers connected

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May 23, 2019Centrica Blog

Accelerating Talent: Meet Zahir Sumar

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May 16, 2019Centrica Blog

We all have mental health in the same way we all have physical health - it's important to look after both

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May 15, 2019Centrica Blog

Normalising mental health in the workplace

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April 5, 2019Centrica Blog

Why we're proud to be one of LinkedIn's top companies

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Centrica Press Releases

June 19, 2019PR Newswire

Centrica Business Solutions Expands U.S. Operations with Agreement to Purchase SmartWatt

ISELIN, N.J., June 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Centrica plc announced today an agreement to purchase Sma... See more »
June 3, 2019PR Newswire

Centrica Business Solutions partners with NREL on Hybrid Battery Storage

ISELIN, N.J., June 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Centrica's distributed energy and power business, Centrica... See more »
May 15, 2019PR Newswire

The Sun Shines on Shelter Creek Condominiums with Help from Centrica Business Solutions

SANTA CLARA, Calif., May 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Environmentally-conscious residents at Shelter Cree... See more »
December 10, 2018Channel EMEA

Centrica Equips Its Engineers With 7500 Panasonic Rugged Tablets

Providing its service and repair engineers with improved ways of working and communication to enhance... See more »
April 25, 2018ResponseSource

Centrica Proactively Manages Safety With Pure

In 2017 Centrica partnered with Pure Measures to assess and coach its 12,000 field engineers on safet... See more »
November 22, 2017StreetInsider

Polish Oil and Gas Company Group (PGNiG) Has Signed a Five-Year Contract for LNG Supply Sourced From Sabine Pass LNG Terminal, USA, With Centrica LNG Company Limited (Centrica)

The contract, signed with Centrica, is on a DES delivery basis and will begin in 2018. Up to 9 cargoe... See more »
October 24, 2017Business Wire

LO3 Energy's Innovation Secures Investments from Braemar Energy Ventures and Centrica Innovations

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--LO3 Energy ("LO3"), an innovative start-up based in New York specializing ... See more »

Centrica Videos

April 1, 2020Centrica Youtube Channel

"Sustainability Highlights" on YOUTUBE

April 1, 2020Centrica Youtube Channel

"Centrica Consumer Highlights" on YOUTUBE

April 1, 2020Centrica Youtube Channel

"Energy For Tomorrow" on YOUTUBE

July 30, 2019Centrica Vimeo Channel

"Interim results and outlook - Iain Conn - Centrica Interim Financial Results 2019" on VIMEO

Centrica faced an exceptionally challenging environment in the first half of 2019, which impacted ear... See more »

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Centrica is an energy company that provides electric power generation and distribution services for commercial and residential sectors. Centrica was founded in 1997. Centrica's headquarters is located in Berkshire, England, GB SL4 5GD. Centrica's CEO...

CEO

Centrica's CEO, Chris O’Shea, currently has an approval rating of 83%. Centrica's primary competitors are SSE, National Grid & ENGIE.

Frequently Asked Questions about Centrica

  1. When was Centrica founded?

    Centrica was founded in 1997
  2. Who is Centrica's CEO?

    Centrica's CEO is Chris O’Shea
  3. How much revenue does Centrica generate?

    Centrica generates $28.2B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Centrica have?

    Centrica has historically raised $0 in funding
  5. Where is Centrica's headquarters?

    Centrica's headquarters is in Berkshire England, GB
  1. How many employees does Centrica have?

    Centrica has 23,200 employees
  2. What sector does Centrica operate in?

    Centrica is in Multi-Utilities, Integrated Oil & Gas, Electric, Water & Gas Utilities
  3. Who are Centrica's competitors?

    Centrica's top competitors are SSE, National Grid, ENGIE
  4. Who has Centrica invested in?

    Centrica's has invested in companies such as LO3 Energy, GreenCom, Driivz