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Alfa Laval is a company that specializes in technology areas of heat transfer, separation, and fluid handling. Its heat transfer products include exhaust gas economizers, oil/gas-fired composite steam boilers, oil/gas-fired hot water and waste heat recovery heaters, cooling and heating systems. Its fluid handling systems include automation and fluid control equipment, installation materials, analytical, cleaning validation, flow, level, pressure, temperature, and weighing instruments, pumps, valves, tank equipment, as well as instrumentation accessories. Alfa Laval's separation products include cylindrical filter baskets and filtering elements, decanters and separators, and evaporation systems.
TypePublic
Founded1883
HQLund, SE
Websitealfalaval.com
Employee Ratings4

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Employees (est.) (Mar 2021)16,994(-2%)
Job Openings341
Revenue (FY, 2020)KR41.5 B(-10%)
Share Price (Jul 2021)KR359.1
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Alfa Laval

Tom Erixon

Tom Erixon

President and CEO
Jan Allde

Jan Allde

Chief Financial Officer
Susanne Pahlén Åklundh

Susanne Pahlén Åklundh

President, Energy Division
Nish Patel

Nish Patel

President Food & Water Division
Mikael Tydén

Mikael Tydén

President, Operations Division
Sameer Kalra

Sameer Kalra

President, Marine Division
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Alfa Laval Office Locations

Alfa Laval has offices in Lund, Tumba, Västra Frölunda, Richmond and in 116 other locations
Lund, SE (HQ)
Rudeboksvägen 1
Tumba, SE
Hans Stahles väg 7, 147
Västra Frölunda, SE
Hulda Mellgrens gata 2
Tigre, AR
Torre de las Naciones: Av. Ricardo Ubieto 695 Piso 12
Eagle Farm, AU
Unit 4/112 Fison Ave W
Huntingwood, AU
14 Healey Cct
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Alfa Laval Financials and Metrics

Alfa Laval Revenue

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Alfa Laval's revenue was reported to be kr41.47 b in FY, 2020 which is a 10.9% decrease from the previous period.
SEK

Revenue (Q1, 2021)

9.0b

Gross profit (Q1, 2021)

3.2b

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2021), %

35.9%

Net income (Q1, 2021)

1.1b

EBIT (Q1, 2021)

1.3b

Market capitalization (29-Jul-2021)

150.6b

Closing stock price (29-Jul-2021)

359.1

Cash (31-Mar-2021)

5.9b

EV

155.5b
Alfa Laval's current market capitalization is kr150.6 b.
Annual
SEKFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

40.7b46.5b41.5b

Revenue growth, %

15%14%(11%)

Cost of goods sold

29.9b30.7b27.2b

Gross profit

13.7b15.8b14.3b
Quarterly
SEKQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Revenue

10.2b11.3b12.1b10.6b10.5b9.7b9.0b

Cost of goods sold

6.6b7.5b8.0b6.8b7.0b6.4b5.7b

Gross profit

3.6b3.8b4.0b3.8b3.5b3.3b3.2b

Gross profit Margin, %

35%34%33%36%33%34%36%
Annual
SEKFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

4.3b5.6b5.2b

Accounts Receivable

6.5b7.5b5.8b

Prepaid Expenses

309.0m333.0m323.0m

Inventories

9.3b10.1b9.2b
Quarterly
SEKQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Cash

5.0b6.0b4.5b5.0b4.6b6.8b5.9b

Accounts Receivable

6.7b7.1b7.4b7.8b6.4b6.3b6.0b

Inventories

10.8b11.4b12.0b10.7b10.4b10.1b9.5b

Current Assets

28.7b31.2b30.4b30.0b31.0b31.3b29.5b
Annual
SEKFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Depreciation and Amortization

1.7b2.1b2.3b

Inventories

(895.0m)(617.0m)126.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

4.9b5.2b7.7b

Capital Expenditures

(1.5b)(1.3b)(1.2b)
Quarterly
SEKQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021

Depreciation and Amortization

478.0m970.0m1.5b500.0m988.0m1.5b482.0m

Inventories

(1.6b)(2.0b)(2.4b)(634.0m)(780.0m)(635.0m)(282.0m)

Cash From Operating Activities

959.0m1.6b2.8b959.0m3.8b5.1b963.0m

Capital Expenditures

(434.0m)(606.0m)(834.0m)(207.0m)(399.0m)(776.0m)(266.0m)
SEKFY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

2.4m

Debt/Equity

0.5 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

2.5 x
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Alfa Laval Operating Metrics

FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Countries (Sales Offices)

100100100

Countries (Service Centers)

160160160

Service Centers

110110110

Patents Issued

3.5 k3.7 k
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Alfa Laval Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
StormGeoMay 21, 2021kr3.6 b
Sandymount TechnologiesJanuary 12, 2021
FramoApril 07, 2014
Aalborg Industries Ltda
AC Alfa Laval Potok
AGC Heat Transfer Inc.
Alfa Laval Aalborg A/S
Alfa Laval Aalborg Indústria e Comércio Ltda
Alfa Laval Copenhagen A/S
Alfa Laval Försäkrings AB
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Alfa Laval Revenue Breakdown

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Alfa Laval revenue breakdown by business segment: 29.4% from Energy, 32.3% from Food & Water and 38.3% from Marine

Alfa Laval revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 14.9% from China, 8.3% from South Korea, 16.8% from Other Asia, 7.8% from Other Europe, 27.0% from Other EU, 14.3% from USA and 10.8% from Other

Human Capital Metrics

Alfa Laval's employees are reported to be approximately 21% female and 79% male.
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Alfa Laval Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

82/100

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Alfa Laval Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

60-79

out of 100

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Alfa Laval Online and Social Media Presence

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Alfa Laval News and Updates

$16.39 Billion Heat Exchangers Global Market to 2026 - Featuring Alfa Laval, Danfoss and Sierra Among Others

DUBLIN, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Heat Exchangers Market Research Report by Application, by Region - Global Forecast to 2026 - Cumulative Impact of COVID-19" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The Global Heat Exchangers Market size was estimated at USD 16....

Thomas Møller appointed new President of Energy Division at Alfa Laval

LUND, Sweden, July 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Alfa Laval today announces that Susanne Pahlén Åklundh, President of Alfa Laval's Energy Division, is retiring. She will be succeeded on 1 August 2021 by Thomas Møller, currently President of the company's Business Unit Decanters in the Food &...

Buybacks of shares in Alfa Laval during week 28 2021

LUND, Sweden, July 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- During the period July 12 - July 16, 2021, Alfa Laval AB (publ) (LEI code: 549300UCKT2UK88AG251) has repurchased in total 120,626 own shares (ISIN: SE0000695876) as part of the share buyback program initiated by the Board of Directors in order...

Buybacks of shares in Alfa Laval during week 27 2021

LUND, Sweden, July 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- During the period July 5 - July 9, 2021, Alfa Laval AB (publ) (LEI code: 549300UCKT2UK88AG251) has repurchased in total 123,923 own shares (ISIN: SE0000695876) as part of the share buyback program initiated by the Board of Directors in order to...

Alfa Laval opens state-of-the-art service centre that recycles almost 100 percent of its water

LUND, Sweden, July 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- In September, Alfa Laval will open a completely new service centre in Frechen, Germany, which will be one of the largest for plate heat exchangers in the world. In addition, it is also a technically advanced and sustainable facility, capable of...

Alfa Laval invests in development of air lubrication technology for sustainable shipping

Having acquired a minority stake in Marine Performance Systems B.V., a Rotterdam-based maritime technology company, Alfa Laval will be instrumental in making this long-sought technology a commercial reality.
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Alfa Laval Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Alfa Laval founded?

    Alfa Laval was founded in 1883.

  • Who are Alfa Laval key executives?

    Alfa Laval's key executives are Tom Erixon, Jan Allde and Susanne Pahlén Åklundh.

  • How many employees does Alfa Laval have?

    Alfa Laval has 16,994 employees.

  • What is Alfa Laval revenue?

    Latest Alfa Laval annual revenue is kr41.5 b.

  • What is Alfa Laval revenue per employee?

    Latest Alfa Laval revenue per employee is kr2.4 m.

  • Who are Alfa Laval competitors?

    Competitors of Alfa Laval include SPX FLOW, Kelvion and Danfoss.

  • Where is Alfa Laval headquarters?

    Alfa Laval headquarters is located at Rudeboksvägen 1, Lund.

  • Where are Alfa Laval offices?

    Alfa Laval has offices in Lund, Tumba, Västra Frölunda, Richmond and in 116 other locations.

  • How many offices does Alfa Laval have?

    Alfa Laval has 123 offices.