The Bosch Group is a global supplier of technology and services that operates four business sectors: mobility solutions, industrial technology, consumer goods, and energy and building technology.  As an IoT company, Bosch offers solutions for smart homes and cities, connected mobility, and connected industry. It uses its expertise in sensor technology, software, and services, as well as its own IoT cloud to offer customers connected, cross-domain solutions from a single source.

Gerlingen, DE
Size (employees)
389,300 (est)+4%
Bosch was founded in 1886 and is headquartered in Gerlingen, DE
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Key People/Management at Bosch

Xiahan Shi

Xiahan Shi

Development Engineer for Data Mining and Big Data
Reinhard Neul

Reinhard Neul

Project Manager for High Performance Sensors
Lutz Burkle

Lutz Burkle

Project Manager for Driver Assistance Systems
Dr. Markus Heyn

Dr. Markus Heyn

Member of the Board of Management, Robert Bosch GmbH
Dr. Stefan Hartung

Dr. Stefan Hartung

Member of the Board of Management, Robert Bosch GmbH
Dr. Rolf Bulander

Dr. Rolf Bulander

Member of the Board of Management, Robert Bosch GmbH
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Bosch Office Locations

Bosch has offices in Gerlingen, Anatoliki Attiki, Saint-Thégonnec, Valbonne and in 22 other locations
Gerlingen, DE (HQ)
1 Robert-Bosch-Platz
Asse, BE
580 Z.5 Mollem
Tienen, BE
80 Hamelendreef
Chengdu Shi, CN
1268 Tian Fu Da Dao Zhong Duan
Saint-Thégonnec, FR
16 Rue des Écoles
Valbonne, FR
Le Paros 25 Allée Pierre Ziller
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Bosch Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

Bosch's latest valuation is reported to be $9.3 b.
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Bosch Financials

Bosch's revenue was reported to be €73.13 b in FY, 2016 which is a 3.6% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

73.1 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Gross profit (FY, 2016)

25.4 b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

2.4 b

EBIT (FY, 2016)

3.3 b

Market valuation

9.3 b

Cash (31-Dec-2016)

4.8 b


12.9 b
EURFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


46.1 b49 b70.6 b73.1 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

30.5 b32 b46.7 b47.7 b

Gross profit

15.6 b17 b23.9 b25.4 b
EURFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


5.5 b3.7 b4.8 b

Accounts Receivable

8.8 b13.2 b14.4 b


7.2 b9.7 b9.9 b

Current Assets

25.3 b33.6 b33.6 b
EURFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Depreciation and Amortization

2.3 b4.4 b4.2 b


(385 m)(148 m)(148 m)

Accounts Payable

(457 m)(489 m)757 m

Cash From Operating Activities

3.8 b6 b6.1 b
EURY, 2016


3.9 x


2.1 x


0.2 x


0.1 x

Financial Leverage

2.3 x
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Bosch Operating Metrics

Bosch's Patent Applications was reported to be 4.6 k in FY, 2014.
FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


50 60 60

Engineering Centers

118 120

Patent Applications

4.60 k
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Bosch Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
SPLT February 21, 2018
Ampack GmbH
AS Abwicklung Dritte Produktion GmbH i.L.
AS Abwicklung und Solar-Service AG i.L.
AS Abwicklung und Solar-Service Deutschland GmbH i.L.
BD Kompressor GmbH
Health Hero Network(Bosch Healthcare)
ITK Engineering
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Bosch Revenue Breakdown

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Bosch revenue breakdown by business segment: 7.1% from Energy and Building Technology, 24.1% from Consumer Goods, 60.1% from Mobility Solutions and 8.6% from Industrial Technology

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Bosch Online and Social Media Presence

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Bosch News and Updates

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QoodBlock is invited to join the Bosch IoT Lab

SHANGHAI, June 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- As a long-term partner of the Bosch Group, Allen Liang, founder of QoodBlock, was invited by Bosch China, to attend the Bosch IoT Forum held by Bosch IoT Lab on June 11, 2018. The Bosch IoT Lab, a cooperation between the University of St. Gallen,...

Establishment of China's first robo-advisor lab signals the start of an overdue industry reshuffling

Tongji University Robo-Advisor Lab set to guide the sector as it moves into the next stage of development and into what is being termed as the China's financial robo-advisors era SHANGHAI, June 19, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The unveiling ceremony for China's first robo-advisor lab, jointly...

Abrasive Market Research Report For 2018-2025 :Top Players Robert Bosch GmbH, Henkel AG & Co. KGaA, Saint-Gobain 2018, Asahi Diamond Industrial Co.,Fujimi Incorporated.,Among Others

Global Abrasive Market is expected to reach USD 60.86 billion by 2025, from USD 38.6 billion in 2017 growing at a CAGR of 8.1 % during the forecast period of 2018 to 2025. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Automotive Inductive Wireless Charging Systems New Technology Rapidly Growing in Interior Design Software Market by 2025

The report evaluates the figures of the global Automotive Inductive Wireless Charging Systems market and presents reliable forecasts as to the market’s growth prospects over the coming years. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday
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