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ADVA Optical Networking is a company providing intelligent telecommunications infrastructure solutions. It offers products in the categories of open optical transport, packet edge and aggregation, disaggregated networking, network virtualization, timing and synchronization, network infrastructure assurance, and automated network management. The company also delivers photonic networking, programmable edge, virtualization, fiber monitoring, network security, network automation, 5G, optical timing channel, and telecom infra project solutions.
TypePublic
Founded1994
HQPlanegg, DE
Websiteadva.com
Employee Ratings4.1
Overall CultureF

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)1,870(-1%)
Job Openings113
Revenue (FY, 2021)€603.3 M(+7%)
Share Price (Apr 2022)€15.5
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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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 30 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

ADVA Optical Networking's revenue was reported to be €603.32 m in FY, 2021
EUR

Revenue (FY, 2021)

603.3m

Gross profit (FY, 2021)

294.9m

Net income (FY, 2021)

59.2m

EBITDA (FY, 2021)

115.7m

EBIT (FY, 2021)

45.3m

Market capitalization (25-Apr-2022)

785.2m

Closing stock price (25-Apr-2022)

15.5

Cash (31-Dec-2021)

109.0m

EV

749.0m
ADVA Optical Networking's current market capitalization is €785.2 m.
Annual
EURFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Revenue

502.0m556.8m565.0m603.3m

Cost of goods sold

(270.9m)(303.7m)(303.7m)(314.4m)

Gross profit

240.0m257.9m265.1m294.9m

R&D expense

(76.6m)(75.2m)(75.0m)(76.7m)
Quarterly
EURQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Revenue

128.2m133.2m144.3m132.7m277.7m14.0m144.5m(151.8m)445.6m

Cost of goods sold

(69.9m)(72.0m)(80.4m)(74.8m)(153.9m)(5.0m)(72.7m)82.7m(230.4m)

Gross profit

59.6m63.1m64.6m59.1m125.7m8.7m73.0m(70.7m)219.0m

R&D expense

(18.6m)(18.1m)(19.0m)(19.5m)(37.6m)1.4m(19.7m)18.8m(58.0m)
Annual
EURFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Cash

62.7m54.3m64.9m109.0m

Accounts Receivable

97.9m96.2m83.9m83.0m

Prepaid Expenses

4.5m5.4m2.7m4.2m

Inventories

85.7m105.4m90.1m129.2m
Quarterly
EURQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Cash

49.3m48.3m38.4m52.8m67.6m68.3m79.1m85.0m100.5m

Accounts Receivable

99.4m99.9m108.1m88.2m92.7m88.2m88.0m95.1m89.7m

Prepaid Expenses

1.8m6.6m2.6m1.9m5.7m2.5m492.0k6.4m1.6m

Inventories

84.6m88.1m98.0m91.5m92.7m93.0m93.9m97.7m100.8m
Annual
EURFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Net Income

12.5m8.9m24.8m46.2m

Depreciation and Amortization

49.4m62.2m65.1m70.4m

Inventories

(4.0m)(19.6m)15.2m(39.1m)

Accounts Payable

24.0m10.2m(29.2m)39.1m
Quarterly
EURQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021

Net Income

1.2m3.0m6.4m(2.9m)2.9m10.7m11.9m58.3m34.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

14.1m29.7m45.9m49.1m32.7m48.3m17.0m86.8m52.1m

Inventories

1.2m(2.4m)(12.3m)26.5m12.7m12.4m(3.8m)(18.3m)(10.7m)

Accounts Payable

(11.2m)(2.8m)5.2m(43.8m)(15.9m)(16.2m)11.9m31.5m15.6m
EURFY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

269.3k
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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 Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

89/100

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

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

60-79

out of 100

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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

ADVA Optical Networking SE: Acorn HoldCo, Inc. reaches minimum acceptance threshold for its public exchange offer to all shareholders of ADVA Optical Networking SE

ADTRAN, Inc. today announced that by the end of the acceptance period on January 26, 2022, 24:00 hours (local time Frankfurt am Main), the voluntary public takeover offer of Acorn HoldCo, Inc. (“Bidder”) to all shareholders of ADVA Optical Networking SE (“ADVA“) has been accepted for more than 60% o…

Terralpha harnesses ADVA TeraFlex™ for 600G transport throughout France

ADVA (FSE: ADV) today announced that Terralpha has deployed its FSP 3000 TeraFlex™ terminal to transport data at speeds up to 600Gbit/s between cities across France. The solution enables Terralpha – the new service provider arm of France’s SNCF railway group – to use its spare fiber capacity to offe…

Equinix connects Antoni van Leeuwenhoek hospital with ADVA’s encrypted transport solution

ADVA (FSE: ADV) today announced that Equinix – the world’s digital infrastructure company™ – has deployed ADVA’s FSP 3000 open optical transport technology to provide Antoni van Leeuwenhoek, one of the Netherland’s leading hospitals, with encrypted dark fiber and fully managed services. Linking the …

ADVA wins major German innovation award with its quantum-safe encryption technology

ADVA (FSE: ADV) today announced that it has won one of Germany’s most renowned innovation prizes for its quantum-safe encryption technology.

UK government awards Future RAN Competition funding to ADVA-led consortium

ADVA (FSE: ADV) today announced that its UK 5G DU-Volution consortium has won British government funding. Aimed at evolving 5G infrastructure, the project addresses the key goals of the Future Radio Access Network: Diversifying the 5G Supply Chain program.

BAI Communications selects key ADVA technology to bring mobile connectivity to London Underground

ADVA (FSE: ADV) today announced that it is supplying BAI Communications with key technology to support the introduction of mobile connectivity throughout the London Underground. The London Underground network – also known as “The Tube” – is one of the UK’s most high-profile areas of poor connectivit…
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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 1,870 employees.

  • What is ADVA Optical Networking revenue?

    Latest ADVA Optical Networking annual revenue is €603.3 m.

  • What is ADVA Optical Networking revenue per employee?

    Latest ADVA Optical Networking revenue per employee is €322.6 k.

  • Who are ADVA Optical Networking competitors?

    Competitors of ADVA Optical Networking include Intracom Telecom, Allied Telesis and Suniverse.

  • 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 30 other locations.

  • How many offices does ADVA Optical Networking have?

    ADVA Optical Networking has 35 offices.