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Ansys is a company that develops and markets simulation software and technologies used by engineers, designers, researchers, and students. It provides digital solutions with a focus on 3D design, photonics simulation, computational fluid dynamics (CFD), semicondustor design, structural analysis, and other related areas. The company serves a range of industries, including automotive, energy, aerospace, construction, chemical processing, etc.
TypePublic
Founded1970
HQCanonsburg, PA, US
Websiteansys.com
Employee Ratings3.9
Overall CultureB-

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)4,100(+6%)
Revenue (FY, 2020)$1.7 B(+11%)
Share Price (Feb 2021)$341
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Ansys

Ajei S. Gopal

Ajei S. Gopal

President and Chief Executive Officer
Maria T. Shields

Maria T. Shields

Senior Vice President, Finance & Administration and Chief Financial Officer
Rick Mahoney

Rick Mahoney

Senior Vice President, Worldwide Sales and Customer Excellence
Janet Lee

Janet Lee

Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary
Mark Hindsbo

Mark Hindsbo

Vice President and General Manager, Design Business Unit
Julie Murphy

Julie Murphy

Vice President, Human Resources
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Ansys Office Locations

Ansys has offices in Canonsburg, Ann Arbor, Apex, Austin and in 62 other locations
Canonsburg, PA, US (HQ)
2600 Ansys Dr
Ann Arbor, MI, US
900 Victors Way
Apex, NC, US
2166 N Salem St STE 101
Austin, TX, US
Las Cimas, Building II, 807 Las Cimas Pkwy
Beltsville, MD, US
9000 Virginia Manor Rd #290
Berkeley, CA, US
2855 Telegraph Ave #501
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Ansys Financials and Metrics

Ansys Revenue

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Ansys's revenue was reported to be $1.68 b in FY, 2020
USD

Revenue (FY, 2020)

1.7b

Gross profit (FY, 2020)

1.5b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2020), %

86.6%

Net income (FY, 2020)

433.9m

EBIT (FY, 2020)

496.4m

Market capitalization (26-Feb-2021)

29.6b

Closing stock price (26-Feb-2021)

341.0

Cash (31-Dec-2020)

912.7m

EV

29.6b
Ansys's current market capitalization is $29.6 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

1.1b1.3b1.5b1.7b

Revenue growth, %

11%18%17%

Cost of goods sold

150.2m155.9m166.3m225.3m

Gross profit

945.1m1.1b1.3b1.5b
Quarterly
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

881.5m777.1m872.1m912.7m

Accounts Receivable

124.7m317.7m433.5m537.6m

Current Assets

1.3b1.3b1.6b1.7b

PP&E

57.1m61.7m83.6m96.5m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Cash

866.2m858.0m919.6m885.5m695.9m729.2m607.4m631.5m732.7m717.7m744.5m844.7m

Accounts Receivable

92.3m83.2m91.4m256.6m258.3m235.5m268.5m297.8m295.6m337.1m343.2m371.4m

Current Assets

1.2b1.1b1.2b1.3b1.1b1.1b1.1b1.1b1.2b1.3b1.3b1.5b

PP&E

54.5m53.9m57.2m55.8m56.5m57.9m63.3m68.3m70.3m82.5m88.8m90.3m
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

259.3m419.4m451.3m433.9m

Depreciation and Amortization

67.7m59.3m60.5m85.3m

Accounts Payable

27.0m19.9m38.5m21.4m

Cash From Operating Activities

430.4m486.4m499.9m547.3m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2017

Revenue/Employee

90.5k

Financial Leverage

1.3 x
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Ansys Operating Metrics

Ansys's Backlog was reported to be $469.3m in Q1, 2020.
FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017FY, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019FY, 2019Q1, 2020

Backlog

$221.99 m$220.09 m$225.20 m$263.57 m$301.15 m$265.62 m$263.37 m$258.26 m$316 m$328.37 m$305.30 m$409.10 m$505.47 m$469.28 m

Technology Partners

100 200 200 200
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Ansys Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Analytical GraphicsOctober 26, 2020$700 m
Livermore Software Technology CorporationSeptember 13, 2019
DfR SolutionsMay 01, 2019
Granta DesignJanuary 22, 2019
HelicJanuary 22, 2019
Optis WorldMarch 22, 2018
3DSIMNovember 15, 2017
ProfitekJune 14, 2017
Computational Engineering International IncJune 11, 2017
KPIT medini Technologies AGNovember 03, 2016
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Ansys Revenue Breakdown

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Ansys revenue breakdown by business segment: 53.8% from Maintenance and service and 46.2% from Software licenses

Ansys revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 13.9% from Other EMEA, 10.5% from Germany, 42.1% from United States, 8.1% from Other International, 5.9% from South Korea, 10.7% from Japan and 8.8% from Other

Ansys Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

97/100

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Ansys Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

40-49

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Ansys Online and Social Media Presence

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Ansys Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B-

    71/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    84/100

  • Compensation

    A-

    82/100

  • Diversity

    D+

    57/100

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Ansys News and Updates

Ansys to Present at Berenberg Design Software Conference 2021

PITTSBURGH, March 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ANSYS, Inc. (NASDAQ: ANSS), announced today that Lee Detwiler, Vice President, Finance, and Dr. Larry Williams, Distinguished Engineer, Product Management, will virtually participate in a moderated discussion at the Berenberg Design Conference 2021 on…

Ansys 2021 R1 Unlocks Unlimited Possibilities for Engineering Teams

PITTSBURGH, Jan. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- / Key Highlights With the newly launched Ansys 2021 R1, engineers harness advances in simulation technology together with ever-increasing computing power to drive new levels of product innovation Ansys 2021 R1 equips engineers to design the next...

Ansys Launches HFSS Mesh Fusion, Redefines Product Development by Enabling Design of Entire Systems

PITTSBURGH, Jan. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- / Key Highlights Ansys is empowering engineers to mesh and solve bigger designs than ever thought possible with the launch of Ansys HFSS Mesh Fusion Slashing development costs and spurring the creation of next-generation products, HFSS Mesh Fusion...

The more things change: Ansys acquisition isn’t likely to alter AGI or Comspoc

AGI announced plans to become a wholly owned subsidiary of Ansys in late October in a deal expected to close by the end of the year. In preparation, AGI is spinning off its Commercial Space Operations Center subsidiary as an independent company: Comspoc Corp. SpaceNews

XRby and Ansys Expedite Métiers d'Art Limited Edition Luxury Wristwatch Development

PITTSBURGH, Dec. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Key Highlights XRby is using Ansys' cutting-edge optical design simulation software to innovate métiers d'art limited edition luxury wristwatches that are engineered with tremendous speed and affordability With Ansys, XRby is radically simplifying...

Ansys Announces Leadership Appointments

Nicole Anasenes Steps Down from Ansys Board of Directors to be Named Senior Vice PresidentOn March 1, 2021, Anasenes Will Become Chief Financial Officer and SVP, Finance, and Maria Shields Will Become SVP, Administration
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Ansys Blogs

How to Increase the Acceleration and Efficiency of Electric Cars for the Shell Eco Marathon

Weight is the enemy of all teams that design electric cars for the Shell Eco Marathon. Reducing the weight of electric cars improves the vehicle’s acceleration and power efficiency. These performance improvements make all the difference come race day. However, … Continue reading → The post How to In…

Post-Processing Large Simulation Data Sets Quickly Over Multiple Servers

Simulation data sets have a funny habit of ballooning as engineers move through the development cycle. At some point, post-processing these data sets on a single machine becomes impractical. Engineers can speed up post-processing by spatially or temporally decomposing large … Continue reading → The …

Discovery AIM Offers Design Teams Rapid Results and Physics-Aware Meshing

Your design team will make informed decisions about the products they create when they bring detailed simulations up front in the development cycle. The 19.2 release of ANSYS Discovery AIM facilitates the need of early simulations. It does this by … Continue reading → The post Discovery AIM Offers D…

Simulation Optimizes a Chemotherapy Implant to Treat Pancreatic Cancer

There are few illnesses as crafty as pancreatic cancer. It spreads like weeds and resists chemotherapy. Pancreatic cancer is often asymptomatic, has a low survival rate and is often misdiagnosed as diabetes. And, this violent killer is almost always inoperable. … Continue reading → The post Simulati…

Making Wireless Multigigabit Data Transfer Reliable with Simulation

The demand for wireless communications with high data transfer rates is growing. Consumers want wireless 4K video streams, virtual reality, cloud backups and docking. However, it’s a challenge to offer these data transfer hogs wirelessly. Peraso aims to overcome this challenge … Continue reading → T…

Designing 5G Cellular Base Station Antennas Using Parametric Studies

There is only so much communication bandwidth available. This will make it difficult to handle the boost in cellular traffic expected from the 5G network using conventional cellular technologies. In fact, cellular networks are already running out of bandwidth. This … Continue reading → The post Desi…
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Ansys Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Ansys founded?

    Ansys was founded in 1970.

  • Who are Ansys key executives?

    Ansys's key executives are Ajei S. Gopal, Maria T. Shields and Rick Mahoney.

  • How many employees does Ansys have?

    Ansys has 4,100 employees.

  • What is Ansys revenue?

    Latest Ansys annual revenue is $1.7 b.

  • What is Ansys revenue per employee?

    Latest Ansys revenue per employee is $410.1 k.

  • Who are Ansys competitors?

    Competitors of Ansys include Nemetschek, Dassault Systemes and Synopsys.

  • Where is Ansys headquarters?

    Ansys headquarters is located at 2600 Ansys Dr, Canonsburg.

  • Where are Ansys offices?

    Ansys has offices in Canonsburg, Ann Arbor, Apex, Austin and in 62 other locations.

  • How many offices does Ansys have?

    Ansys has 68 offices.