Biesterfeld Group

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Biesterfeld Group is a company that specializes in the distribution of plastics, rubbers, and specialty chemicals. It is also engaged in the trade of industrial and agro chemicals as well as pharmaceutical raw materials and agents. The company serves a range of industries, including automotive, electronics, healthcare, packaging, food and feed, personal care, etc.
TypePrivate
Founded1906
HQHamburg, DE
Websitebiesterfeld.com
Employee Ratings3.9

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Employees (est.) (Jun 2021)240(+4%)
Revenue (FY, 2019)€1.1 B(-5%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Biesterfeld Group

Thomas Arnold

Thomas Arnold

Chief Executive Officer
Kai Froböse

Kai Froböse

Chief Financial Officer, Member of the Executive Board
Carsten Harms

Carsten Harms

Member of the Executive Board
Dirk J. Biesterfeld

Dirk J. Biesterfeld

Chairman of the Supervisory Board
Carola Weger

Carola Weger

Deputy Chairman
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Biesterfeld Group Office Locations

Biesterfeld Group has offices in Hamburg, Köln, Nürnberg, Römerberg and in 21 other locations
Hamburg, DE (HQ)
Ferdinandstraße 41
Köln, DE
Industriestraße 180
Nürnberg, DE
Gutenstetter Str. 2a
Römerberg, DE
Werkstraße 1
Wien, AT
Bräuhausgasse 3-5
Florianópolis, BR
Av. Osvaldo Rodrigues Cabral 1570 - S/104
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Biesterfeld Group Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

1906
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Biesterfeld Group Revenue

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Biesterfeld Group's revenue was reported to be €1.15 b in FY, 2019 which is a 5.9% decrease from the previous period.
EUR

Revenue (FY, 2019)

1.1b

Revenue growth (FY, 2018 - FY, 2019), %

(5.9%)

Gross profit (FY, 2019)

3.5m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2019), %

0.3%

Net income (FY, 2019)

29.4m

Cash (31-Dec-2019)

42.1m
EURFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

1.2b1.2b1.1b

Revenue growth, %

4%(6%)

Cost of goods sold

1.0b1.0b972.0m

Gross profit

172.4m178.7m3.5m
EURFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

19.1m27.5m42.1m

Accounts Receivable

132.3m128.3m122.6m

Prepaid Expenses

669.6k1.6m1.2m

Inventories

183.7m186.4m178.6m
EURFY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

1.5m

Debt/Equity

0.9 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

3 x
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Biesterfeld Group Operating Metrics

Biesterfeld Group's Customers was reported to be 20 k in Apr, 2021.
Apr, 2021

Product Portfolio

3

Industries Served

12

Customers

20 k

Divisions

4
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Biesterfeld Group Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
000 Biesterfeld Spezialchemie Rus
ABIC Kemi AB
Alfredo FB Kladt GmbH
Biesterfeld Asia Pacific Ltd.
Biesterfeld Centro America SA
Biesterfeld Chemia Specjalna Sp. Z oo
Biesterfeld ChemLogS GmbH
Biesterfeld do Brasil Ltda.
Biesterfeld France
Biesterfeld Iberica SLU
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Biesterfeld Group Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

87/100

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Biesterfeld Group Online and Social Media Presence

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Biesterfeld Group News and Updates

Polymerverarbeitungs- und Sprühklebstoffe: Biesterfeld Spezialchemie wird bevorzugter Distributeur von CRC Industries Europe

Das Portfolio umfasst Trennmittel, Klebstoffe, Reiniger, Schmierstoffe und Korrosionsschutzprodukte. Die Produkte unterstützen den gesamten Prozess bei der Kunststoffverarbeitung. Dazu gehören Schmiermittel für Auswerferstifte in Spritzgießmaschinen, Formenschutzprodukte für Metallformen bei kurzem …

Biesterfeld appointed exclusive distributor of Evonik’s Coatings Additives Business Line in Central and Southeastern Europe

Biesterfeld is expanding its long-term partnership in the field of paints and varnishes with manufacturer Evonik, one of the world's leading manufacturers of chemical specialities.

Biesterfeld and Dymax expand their cooperation

Biesterfeld Spezialchemie has been granted distribution rights for Italy by Dymax potting compounds, conformal coatings and curing equipment, with immediate effect.

Biesterfeld Group Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Biesterfeld Group founded?

    Biesterfeld Group was founded in 1906.

  • Who are Biesterfeld Group key executives?

    Biesterfeld Group's key executives are Thomas Arnold, Kai Froböse and Carsten Harms.

  • How many employees does Biesterfeld Group have?

    Biesterfeld Group has 240 employees.

  • What is Biesterfeld Group revenue?

    Latest Biesterfeld Group annual revenue is €1.1 b.

  • What is Biesterfeld Group revenue per employee?

    Latest Biesterfeld Group revenue per employee is €4.8 m.

  • Who are Biesterfeld Group competitors?

    Competitors of Biesterfeld Group include Lehmann&Voss, Vinmar and Safic-Alcan.

  • Where is Biesterfeld Group headquarters?

    Biesterfeld Group headquarters is located at Ferdinandstraße 41, Hamburg.

  • Where are Biesterfeld Group offices?

    Biesterfeld Group has offices in Hamburg, Köln, Nürnberg, Römerberg and in 21 other locations.

  • How many offices does Biesterfeld Group have?

    Biesterfeld Group has 28 offices.