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At a glance

Go-Ahead is one of the UK's leading public transport providers enabling more than a billion journeys each year on our bus and rail services. At Go-Ahead we place great importance on partnership, adopting a collaborative approach with governments, local communities and strategic partners; developing and operating services that create long term value for all of us.

Our vision

A world where every journey is taken care of describes our vision and our aspirations at the highest level. We believe that how we behave will benefit all our stakeholders and help us grow and build a business for the long term.

Our strategy

Our objective is to generate value for our investors by building a sustainable business that meets the needs of our customers and communities.

Society

To run our companies in a safe, socially and environmentally responsible manner.

Customers

To provide high quality, locally focused passenger transport services.

Our People

To be a leading employer in the transport sector.

Finance

To run our business with strong financial discipline to deliver sustainable shareholder value.

Regional Bus

£376.6m

Revenue

London Bus

£525.4m

Revenue

Rail

£2,579.1m

Revenue

Key facts

SOCIETY

  • 16% reduction in carbon emissions per passenger journey since 2008
  • First company in the FTSE 350 to receive the Fair Tax Mark
  • Top performing passenger transport operator (95%) in Business in the Community Corporate Responsibility Index
  • First transport company to receive the Carbon Trust triple accreditation

 

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OUR PEOPLE

  • 29,000 employees
  • 10.5% employee turnover
  • £22m spent on training in past year

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CUSTOMERS

  • Over one billion passengers a year
  • Around three million passengers a day
  • 28% of UK rail market
  • 24% of London bus market
  • 8% of UK regional bus market
  • 90% bus passenger satisfaction

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FINANCE

  • Total revenue £3,481.1m (2017)
  • Total operating profit £150.6m (2017)
  • Proposed dividend per share 102.08p (2017)

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Our bus operating companies

   

Our rail operating companies