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ANSYS develops and globally markets engineering simulation software and technologies widely used by engineers, designers, researchers, and students across a broad spectrum of industries and academia. The Company focuses on the development of open and flexible solutions that enable users to analyze designs directly on the desktop, providing a common platform for fast and cost-conscious product development, from design concept to final-stage testing and validation.
TypePublic
Founded1970
HQCanonsburg, US
Websiteansys.com
Employee Ratings4.1

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Employees (est.) (Feb 2019)3,300(+4%)
Job Openings723
Revenue (FY, 2018)$1.3 B(+19%)
Share Price (Mar 2019)$177.2 (-2%)

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 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
Shane Emswiler

Shane Emswiler

Vice President and General Manager, Mechanical, Fluids and Electronics Business Units
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ANSYS Office Locations

ANSYS has offices in Canonsburg, Brookfield, Seattle, Houston and in 46 other locations
Canonsburg, US (HQ)
2600 Ansys Dr
Ann Arbor, US
900 Victors Way
Austin, US
Las Cimas, Building II, 807 Las Cimas Pkwy
Berkeley, US
2855 Telegraph Ave #501
Bloomington, US
8009 34th Ave S #1475
Boulder, US
1898 S Flatiron Ct
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ANSYS Financials and Metrics

ANSYS Revenue

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ANSYS's revenue was reported to be $1.29 b in FY, 2018
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Revenue (FY, 2018)

1.3b

Gross profit (FY, 2018)

1.1b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2018), %

87.9%

Net income (FY, 2018)

419.4m

EBIT (FY, 2018)

476.6m

Market capitalization (22-Mar-2019)

14.8b

Closing stock price (22-Mar-2019)

177.2

Cash (31-Dec-2018)

777.1m
ANSYS's current market capitalization is $14.8 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

861.3m936.0m942.8m988.5m1.1b1.3b

Revenue growth, %

9%1%5%11%

Cost of goods sold

146.7m153.4m147.2m146.9m150.2m155.9m

Gross profit

714.6m782.6m795.5m841.6m944.8m1.1b
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Revenue

212.7m215.3m232.4m234.0m217.8m235.5m237.8m225.9m246.1m245.9m253.4m263.9m275.6m282.9m588.8m289.4m

Cost of goods sold

35.2m37.7m38.7m37.2m35.9m37.8m36.6m35.3m37.0m35.6m37.0m36.3m36.0m39.0m79.5m36.3m

Gross profit

177.5m177.5m193.7m196.8m181.9m197.7m201.3m190.6m209.1m210.3m216.4m227.6m239.6m243.8m509.3m253.1m

Gross profit Margin, %

83%82%83%84%84%84%85%84%85%86%85%86%87%86%86%87%
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

742.5m788.1m784.2m822.5m881.5m777.1m

Accounts Receivable

97.8m101.2m91.6m107.2m124.7m

Current Assets

1.1b1.1b1.1b1.2b1.3b1.3b

PP&E

60.5m64.6m61.9m54.7m57.1m61.7m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q4, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Cash

707.3m742.5m857.7m782.9m816.8m760.4m840.4m776.2m863.4m843.4m837.9m866.2m858.0m919.6m885.5m695.9m729.2m

Current Assets

960.0m1.1b1.1b1.1b1.1b1.0b1.1b1.0b1.1b1.1b1.1b1.2b1.1b1.2b1.3b1.1b1.1b

PP&E

55.0m60.5m59.6m62.5m65.1m62.5m60.7m58.6m60.2m58.1m55.6m54.5m53.9m57.2m55.8m56.5m57.9m

Goodwill

1.3b1.3b1.3b1.3b1.3b1.3b1.3b1.3b1.3b1.3b1.3b1.3b1.3b1.4b1.4b1.6b1.6b
Annual
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

245.3m254.7m252.5m265.6m259.3m419.4m

Depreciation and Amortization

80.7m81.9m77.7m69.6m67.7m59.3m

Accounts Payable

27.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

333.0m385.3m367.5m356.8m430.4m486.4m
Quarterly
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018

Net Income

62.4m56.5m63.0m65.5m56.1m62.3m66.0m56.5m69.6m69.6m63.3m133.0m206.7m84.3m176.9m266.2m

Depreciation and Amortization

33.0m49.9m16.6m33.7m47.3m

Accounts Payable

4.6m3.2m3.7m4.8m3.2m4.3m4.2m4.0m4.8m

Cash From Operating Activities

238.1m327.0m132.4m243.5m353.5m
USDY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

404.3k

Financial Leverage

1.2 x
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ANSYS Operating Metrics

ANSYS's Enterprise Customers was reported to be 45 k in Q1, 2017.
Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014FY, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015FY, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017

Bookings

$97.33 m$95.42 m$119.14 m$122.99 m$121.70 m$125.74 m$102.02 m$124.29 m$121.97 m$137.90 m$114.23 m$221.99 m$220.09 m$225.20 m$263.57 m

Countries

40

Enterprise Customers

45 k

Net Customer Additions

1 k
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ANSYS Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Granta DesignJanuary 22, 2019

ANSYS Revenue Breakdown

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ANSYS revenue breakdown by business segment: 42.9% from Maintenance and service and 57.1% from Software licenses

ANSYS revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 9.9% from Germany, 38.1% from United States, 14.5% from Other International, 5.8% from South Korea, 11.5% from Japan, 14.0% from Other European and 6.2% from Other

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ANSYS Online and Social Media Presence

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ANSYS News and Updates

ANSYS Announces Q4 Results: Record Finish Reflects Double-Digit Growth in Revenue, ACV, EPS and Operating Cash Flow

Completes Acquisitions of Granta Design Limited and Helic, Inc.

ANSYS Twin Builder Empowers Organizations to Optimize Product Operations and Accelerate Product Development

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ANSYS (NASDAQ: ANSS) is enabling product developers to potentially save millions of dollars in warranty and operational costs with the latest release of ANSYS® Twin Builder™. The comprehensive solution empowers users to provide seamless preventive ...

Materials intelligence for engineering modeling & simulation: ANSYS to acquire industry leader Granta Design

Bruce Jenkins | Ora Research ANSYS reached agreement to acquire Granta Design, the premier provider of materials information technology for engineering and manufacturing. The acquisition “will give customers access to [a] rich source of intelligence for materials selection and management,” ANSYS sai…

ANSYS Recognized As A Leader In Corporate Sustainability

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Corporate Knights, a media and research company dedicated to promoting corporate sustainability, named ANSYS (NASDAQ: ANSS) to its 2019 global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World index (Global 100). Corporate Knights determined the...

ANSYS 2019 R1 Delivers Speed and Ease of Use for Engineers Solving Next-Generation Product Challenges

PITTSBURGH, Jan. 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- ANSYS (NASDAQ: ANSS) is making simulation even more pervasive through the ease of use and new functionalities of its newly released ANSYS® 2019 R1. From a revolutionary user experience in ANSYS® Fluent® to hyper-accurate additive manufacturing...

ANSYS to Release Fourth Quarter and FY 2018 Earnings on February 27, 2019

PITTSBURGH, Jan. 28, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ANSYS, Inc. (NASDAQ: ANSS) announced today that the Company expects to release its fourth quarter and FY 2018 earnings on Wednesday, February 27, 2019, after the market closes. The Company will hold a conference call conducted by Ajei Gopal, president …
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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 3,300 employees.

  • What is ANSYS revenue?

    Latest ANSYS annual revenue is $1.3 b.

  • What is ANSYS revenue per employee?

    Latest ANSYS revenue per employee is $392 k.

  • Who are ANSYS competitors?

    Competitors of ANSYS include Sonnet Software, Cadence Design Systems and Aspen Technology.

  • Where is ANSYS headquarters?

    ANSYS headquarters is located at 2600 Ansys Dr, Canonsburg.

  • Where are ANSYS offices?

    ANSYS has offices in Canonsburg, Brookfield, Seattle, Houston and in 46 other locations.

  • How many offices does ANSYS have?

    ANSYS has 50 offices.