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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), semiconductor design, structural analysis, and other related areas. The company serves the automotive, energy, aerospace, construction, and chemical processing industries.
TypePublic
Founded1970
HQCanonsburg, PA, US
Websiteansys.com
Employee Ratings4.3
Overall CultureB+

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)4,800(+18%)
Job Openings195
Revenue (FY, 2020)$1.7 B(+11%)
Share Price (Sept 2021)$364.6(-2%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore

Key People/Management at Ansys

Ajei S. Gopal

Ajei S. Gopal

President and Chief Executive Officer
Prith Banerjee

Prith Banerjee

Chief Technology Officer
Nicole Anasenes

Nicole Anasenes

Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
Rick Mahoney

Rick Mahoney

Senior Vice President, Worldwide Sales and Customer Excellence
Janet Lee

Janet Lee

Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary
Maria T. Shields

Maria T. Shields

Senior Vice President, Administration
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Ansys Office Locations

Ansys has offices in Canonsburg, Ann Arbor, Apex, Austin and in 60 other locations
Canonsburg, PA, US (HQ)
2600 Ansys Dr
Ann Arbor, MI, US
900 Victors Way
Apex, NC, US
2166 N Salem St # 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 which is a 10.9% increase from the previous period.
USD

Revenue (Q2, 2021)

446.7m

Gross profit (Q2, 2021)

382.5m

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2021), %

85.6%

Net income (Q2, 2021)

93.7m

EBIT (Q2, 2021)

116.8m

Market capitalization (17-Sept-2021)

31.8b

Closing stock price (17-Sept-2021)

364.6

Cash (30-Jun-2021)

957.7m

EV

31.7b
Ansys's current market capitalization is $31.8 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

1.3b1.5b1.7b

Revenue growth, %

18%17%11%

Cost of goods sold

155.9m166.3m225.3m

Gross profit

1.1b1.3b1.5b
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021

Revenue

317.1m368.6m343.9m305.0m385.7m367.0m363.2m446.7m

Cost of goods sold

34.8m40.5m41.4m50.1m53.9m53.4m62.1m64.2m

Gross profit

282.3m328.1m302.5m254.9m331.8m313.6m301.1m382.5m

Gross profit Margin, %

89%89%88%84%86%85%83%86%
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

777.1m872.1m912.7m

Accounts Receivable

317.7m433.5m537.6m

Current Assets

1.3b1.6b1.7b

PP&E

61.7m83.6m96.5m
Quarterly
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

419.4m451.3m433.9m

Depreciation and Amortization

59.3m60.5m85.3m

Accounts Payable

19.9m38.5m21.4m

Cash From Operating Activities

486.4m499.9m547.3m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021

Net Income

86.2m196.0m285.4m46.1m142.6m218.3m72.4m166.1m

Depreciation and Amortization

17.9m27.5m42.2m20.7m41.4m62.2m27.1m54.1m

Accounts Payable

(54.0m)(38.2m)(37.3m)(99.1m)(88.1m)(76.5m)(80.0m)86.3m

Cash From Operating Activities

151.6m240.1m360.5m147.4m279.0m373.5m171.1m290.0m
USDFY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

401.1k

Financial Leverage

1.2 x

P/E Ratio

29.3
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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$225.2 m$263.57 m$301.15 m$265.62 m$263.37 m$258.26 m$316 m$328.37 m$305.3 m$409.1 m$505.47 m$469.28 m

Technology Partners

100200200200
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Ansys Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
ZemaxAugust 30, 2021
Phoenix IntegrationMay 17, 2021
Analytical GraphicsOctober 26, 2020$700 m
Lumerical Solutions IncApril 01, 2020$107.5 m
DynardoNovember 01, 2019
Livermore Software Technology CorporationSeptember 13, 2019
DfR SolutionsMay 01, 2019
ANSYSJanuary 22, 2019
HelicJanuary 22, 2019
Optis WorldMarch 22, 2018
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Ansys Revenue Breakdown

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Ansys revenue breakdown by business segment: 53.6% from Maintenance and service and 46.4% from Software licenses

Ansys revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 9.6% from Germany, 14.1% from Other EMEA, 46.2% from United States, 10.6% from Other International, 10.9% from Japan and 8.7% from Other

Ansys Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

93/100

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Ansys Online and Social Media Presence

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Ansys Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B+

    74/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    86/100

  • Compensation

    A

    83/100

  • Diversity

    D

    57/100

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Ansys News and Updates

Ansys and Rockwell Automation Optimize Industrial Operations with Expanded Digital Twin Connectivity

Ansys (NASDAQ: ANSS) and Rockwell Automation are expanding digital twin connectivity to industrial control systems, enabling users to optimize the design, deployment, and performance of industrial operations. By implementing simulation-based digital twins, engineering teams can garner new insights t…

Ansys Expands Market in Japan with Improved Reach to Small and Medium-sized Businesses

Ansys (NASDAQ: ANSS) and SB C&S signed an agreement to expand the distribution of Ansys products in Japan. SB C&S’s existing distribution channels, including a robust network of small and medium-sized businesses (SMBs), will improve access to Ansys simulation solutions — advancing engineerin…

Ansys Expands Market in Japan with Improved Reach to Small and Medium-sized Businesses

PITTSBURGH, Sept. 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- / Key Highlights Ansys and SBC&S Corp. (SBC&S) signed a value-added distributor agreement enabling SBC&S to sell most Ansys products to its robust partner network in Japan The agreement adds industry leading simulation to SB C&S's solution...

Ansys to Acquire Zemax Pursuant to Definitive Acquisition Agreement

Ansys (NASDAQ: ANSS), the global leader and innovator of engineering simulation software, announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Zemax, LLC, a leader in high-performance optical imaging system simulation. Once closed, the acquisition will expand the scope of Ansys…

Ansys and IPG Automotive Accelerate Autonomous Vehicle Path-to-Market for Automobile Manufacturers

Ansys (NASDAQ: ANSS) and IPG Automotive are collaborating to fast-track the creation, integration and validation of advanced driver-assistance systems (ADAS) features and autonomous vehicles (AVs). Combining Ansys® VRXPERIENCE® with IPG Automotive’s CarMaker will empower joint customers to virtually…

Ansys and IPG Automotive Accelerate Autonomous Vehicle Path-to-Market for Automobile Manufacturers

PITTSBURGH, Aug. 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- / Key Highlights Strategic partnership combines Ansys' high-fidelity physics simulation with best-in-class driving simulation from IPG Automotive Ansys VRXPERIENCE and IPG Automotive's CarMaker will speed the verification and validation of...
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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, Prith Banerjee and Nicole Anasenes.

  • How many employees does Ansys have?

    Ansys has 4,800 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 $350.3 k.

  • Who are Ansys competitors?

    Competitors of Ansys include Ultra Electronics, Nemetschek and Dassault Systemes.

  • 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 60 other locations.

  • How many offices does Ansys have?

    Ansys has 65 offices.