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ADVA Optical Networking develops, manufactures, and sells optical and Ethernet-based networking solutions to telecommunications carriers and enterprises to deliver data, storage, voice, and video services. It offers scalable optical transport solutions, packet edge and aggregation products and network virtualization products. The Company also provides timing and synchronization products, fiber assurance products and automated network management products.

TypePublic
Founded1994
HQPlanegg, DE
Websiteadva.com
Employee Ratings4.1
Overall CultureF

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)1,903
Job Openings102
Revenue (FY, 2019)€556.8 M(+11%)
Share Price (Jul 2021)€13.1(+9%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at ADVA Optical Networking

Brian Protiva

Brian Protiva

Chief Executive Officer
Nikos Theodosopoulos

Nikos Theodosopoulos

Chairman
Christoph Glingener

Christoph Glingener

Chief Technology Officer
Ulrich Dopfer

Ulrich Dopfer

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
Scott St. John

Scott St. John

Chief Marketing & Sales Officer
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ADVA Optical Networking Office Locations

ADVA Optical Networking has offices in Planegg, Berlin, Hannover, Meiningen and in 24 other locations
Planegg, DE (HQ)
Fraunhoferstraße 9a
Berlin, DE
7 Justus-von-Liebig-Straße
Hannover, DE
18e Großer Kolonnenweg
Meiningen, DE
1-3 Märzenquelle
Melbourne, AU
31 120 Collins St
Wien, AT
Millenium Tower 24th Floor Handelskai 94-96
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ADVA Optical Networking Financials and Metrics

ADVA Optical Networking Revenue

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ADVA Optical Networking's revenue was reported to be €556.82 m in FY, 2019 which is a 10.9% increase from the previous period.
EUR

Revenue (FY, 2019)

556.8m

Revenue growth (FY, 2018 - FY, 2019), %

10.9%

Gross profit (FY, 2019)

190.9m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2019), %

34.3%

Net income (FY, 2019)

7.0m

EBIT (FY, 2019)

12.0m

Market capitalization (21-Jul-2021)

669.3m

Closing stock price (21-Jul-2021)

13.1

Cash (31-Dec-2019)

54.3m

EV

730.4m
ADVA Optical Networking's current market capitalization is €669.3 m.
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

514.5m502.0m556.8m

Revenue growth, %

(9%)(2%)11%

Cost of goods sold

348.3m320.3m365.9m

Gross profit

166.2m181.7m190.9m
Quarterly
EURQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Revenue

120.5m123.8m126.2m128.2m133.2m144.3m

Cost of goods sold

77.4m79.3m79.8m84.0m87.6m96.6m

Gross profit

43.2m44.4m46.4m44.2m45.6m47.7m

Gross profit Margin, %

36%36%37%34%34%33%
Annual
EURFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

58.4m62.7m54.3m

Accounts Receivable

81.3m97.9m96.2m

Inventories

81.7m85.7m105.4m

Current Assets

232.6m257.2m269.2m
Quarterly
EURQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Cash

58.0m59.7m53.9m49.3m48.3m38.4m

Accounts Receivable

86.9m95.9m104.0m99.4m99.9m108.1m

Inventories

73.0m76.3m80.1m84.6m88.1m98.0m

Current Assets

229.0m243.2m248.7m245.9m249.2m256.5m
Annual
EURFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

(4.2m)9.7m7.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

46.9m49.4m62.2m

Inventories

17.9m(4.0m)(19.6m)

Accounts Payable

(38.9m)24.0m10.2m
Quarterly
EURQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019

Net Income

(2.4m)2.1m6.0m1.0m2.3m4.5m

Depreciation and Amortization

11.5m23.7m36.6m14.1m29.7m45.9m

Inventories

8.6m5.4m1.6m1.2m(2.4m)(12.3m)

Accounts Payable

(1.7m)11.2m13.9m(11.2m)(2.8m)5.2m
EURFY, 2017

EV/EBIT

68.8 x

EV/CFO

11.2 x

Revenue/Employee

277.9k

Debt/Equity

0.4 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

2 x

P/E Ratio

(60.0)
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ADVA Optical Networking Operating Metrics

FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Patents Issued

150150150269293
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ADVA Optical Networking Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
MRV CommunicationsJuly 02, 2017
Overture NetworksJanuary 01, 2016
FiSECNovember 27, 2015
Oscilloquartz SAMarch 11, 2014
Biran High Tech AdvisorsFebruary 14, 2013
ADVA Optical Networking IsraelJanuary 02, 2013
GryfsoftJune 01, 2007
Movaz NetworksJune 06, 2006
Covaro NetworksOctober 17, 2005
Metro Packet SystemsSeptember 17, 2004
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ADVA Optical Networking Revenue Breakdown

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ADVA Optical Networking revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 7.9% from Asia-Pacific, 38.4% from Americas, 35.2% from Rest of Europe, Middle East and Africa and 18.4% from Germany

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ADVA Optical Networking Cybersecurity Score

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C

77/100

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ADVA Optical Networking Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

60-79

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ADVA Optical Networking Online and Social Media Presence

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ADVA Optical Networking Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    F

    34/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    90/100

  • Compensation

    D

    55/100

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ADVA Optical Networking News and Updates

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ADVA Optical Networking Blogs

How to grow optical transport capacity without losing profitability

Traffic demand continues to increase, but revenue doesn’t. That puts a squeeze on operators. Demand means that operators must invest in new transport equipment and technology innovation. But this spending must be carefully planned so that the business is still profitable.  The use of higher channel …

Expanding uCPE with secure hybrid networking

ADVA’s SmartWAN addresses these challenges with an efficient, simple, and cost-effective alternative to today’s routers and SD WAN solutions. And SmartWAN provides a cloud-native and future-proof platform for innovation to support your communications strategy. What’s wrong with routers and SD-WAN? E…

How to shore up the DCI for the new economy

While there are still many unknowns in the post-pandemic era, one thing is certain: demand for data and services is on the rise. This means network infrastructure must expand at all levels, not merely in terms of bandwidth and throughput but in operational flexibility and overall efficiency as well.…
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ADVA Optical Networking Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was ADVA Optical Networking founded?

    ADVA Optical Networking was founded in 1994.

  • Who are ADVA Optical Networking key executives?

    ADVA Optical Networking's key executives are Brian Protiva, Nikos Theodosopoulos and Christoph Glingener.

  • How many employees does ADVA Optical Networking have?

    ADVA Optical Networking has 1,903 employees.

  • What is ADVA Optical Networking revenue?

    Latest ADVA Optical Networking annual revenue is €556.8 m.

  • What is ADVA Optical Networking revenue per employee?

    Latest ADVA Optical Networking revenue per employee is €292.6 k.

  • Who are ADVA Optical Networking competitors?

    Competitors of ADVA Optical Networking include Baran Telecom Networks, Benu Networks and Radware.

  • Where is ADVA Optical Networking headquarters?

    ADVA Optical Networking headquarters is located at Fraunhoferstraße 9a, Planegg.

  • Where are ADVA Optical Networking offices?

    ADVA Optical Networking has offices in Planegg, Berlin, Hannover, Meiningen and in 24 other locations.

  • How many offices does ADVA Optical Networking have?

    ADVA Optical Networking has 29 offices.