2016 – Year in review

Roy Frankilin, Keller Chairman

“The Board has decided to recommend a final dividend of 19.25p per share, this brings the total dividend per share for the year to 28.5p, an increase of 5% for the year.”

Peter Hill CBE
Chairman

Our performance

Revenue (£m)£1,780.0
14%
(2015: £1,562m)

Operating profit (£m)1£95.3
(8%)
(2015: £103.4m)

Operating margin15.4%
(2015: 6.6%)

Profit before tax (£m)1£85.1
(11%)
(2015: £95.7m)

Earnings per share (GBP)175.9p
(12%)
(2015: 86.4p)

Total dividend per share (GBP)128.5p
5%
(2015: 27.1p)

1 Before pre-tax non-underlying items of £11.2m (2015: £39.4m)

“The Group continues to implement our strategic initiatives which we are confident will realise gross benefits of £50m by 2020, around half of which is expected to be reflected as improved profitability.”

Alain Michaelis

“Group revenue for the year was £1,780.0m up 14% on 2015.”

James Hind

Strategy

Growth

Growing our product range and entering new markets, organically and by acquisition

Customers

Building strong, customer-focused local businesses

Scale

Leveraging the scale and expertise of the Group

Engineering & Operations

Enhancing our engineering and operational capabilities

People

Investing in our people

Keller at a glance

10,000

staff world-wide in more than 40 countries

Multimedia

Keller at work

Worldwide contacts

Keller is in over 40 countries across five continents

From our history

1954

Keller is established

1984

Keller acquired Hayward Baker (US)

1994

Keller IPO on London Stock Exchange

2002

Acquired Mckinney (US)

2006

Acquired Piling Contractors (Australia)

2015

c.10,000 employees, Acquired Bencor (North America) and Austral (Australia)