Group Overview

Group Overview

K3 is a leading provider of mission-critical software solutions based on own IP and third party solutions. Our customer base is large, comprising around 3,400 companies in the UK, in Europe, the Far East and the USA. Once installed, our solutions typically generate high levels of recurring revenues through annual software licence renewals, support contracts and hosting, and customer relationships are very long, something we promote through high service levels. This also creates the opportunity for us to upgrade and offer additional products and solutions.


Legal advisors to the Group
Squire Patton Boggs LLP
No1 Spinningfields,
1 Hardman Square,
Manchester M3 3EB

1 Scott Place,
2 Hardman Street,
Manchester M3 3AA

Nominated Advisor

60 New Broad Street,
London EC2M 1JJ


3 Hardman Street,
Manchester M3 3AT


Beever and Struthers
St George’s House,
215-219 Chester Road,
Manchester M15 4JE


Barclays Bank plc
1st Floor,
3 Hardman Street,
Manchester M3 3HF


Link Group
Unit 10.
Central Square,
29 Wellington Street,
Leeds LS1 4DL

Financial PR

KTZ Communications
No.1 Cornhill,
London EC3V 3ND

The K3 Group acknowledges that it’s actions may have an impact upon the environment through its day to day activities and through its wider network. K3 acknowledges a commitment to the protection of the environment. K3 will comply fully with its obligations under an applicable environmental legislation and shall:

  • Promote environmental policies and practices at every level of its business
  • Increase awareness of environmental responsibility amongst its staff
  • Keep waste to a minimum
  • Seek to reduce water consumption
  • Avoid wherever possible use of environmentally damaging substances and materials
  • Avoid causing any noise pollution
  • Phase out the use of CFCs and other ozone depleting substances
  • Minimise the use of solvents in its business
  • This environmental policy will be reviewed in conjunction with K3’s Health & Safety Policy.

    FY20 K3 Finncap Median for Tech
    Energy consumption (MWh/£m) 27 25
    CO2 production (Tonnes CO2 per £m turnover) 17 45
    Water consumption low & not reported 0
    Water production low & not reported 0
    Environmental policy Yes 60%
    Employee turnover rate 17% 13%
    % tax paid (CT paid of Continuing PBT) 4% 9%
    Has discrimination policy Yes 68%
    Has community outreach policy No 38%
    Has ethics policy Yes 62%
    % woman on Board 0% 11%
    % independent non-executive directors on Board 50% 40%
    CEO pay as multiple of UK median 10.5 13
    Is CEO/Chairman role split? Yes 100%
    Adheres to QCA code Yes 95%