The Bosch Group (also known as Robert Bosch) is a global supplier of technology and services that operates in four business sectors: Mobility Solutions, Industrial Technology, Consumer Goods, and Energy and Building Technology. It offers solutions for smart homes and cities, connected mobility, and connected industry. The company focuses on sensor technology, software, and services as well as its own IoT cloud to offer customers connected, cross-domain solutions from a single source.

Employee Rating

3.8
TypeSubsidiary
Parent CompanyRobert Bosch Stiftung
HQGerlingen, DE
Founded1886
Websitebosch.com
Cybersecurity ratingDMore
Bosch was founded in 1886 and is headquartered in Gerlingen, DE
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Key People/Management at Bosch

Stefan Hartung

Stefan Hartung

Chairman of the Board of Management
Christian Fischer

Christian Fischer

Deputy Chairman of the Board of Management
Filiz Albrecht

Filiz Albrecht

Member of the Board of Management and Director of Industrial Relations
Markus Forschner

Markus Forschner

Member of the Board of Management
Markus Heyn

Markus Heyn

Member of the Board of Management
Rolf Najork

Rolf Najork

Member of the Board of Management
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Bosch Office Locations

Bosch has offices in Gerlingen, Abstatt, Braunschweig, Chemnitz and in 91 other locations
Gerlingen, DE (HQ)
1 Robert-Bosch-Platz
Abstatt, DE
Robert-Bosch-Allee
Braunschweig, DE
Theodor-Heuss-Straße 12
Chemnitz, DE
Beckerstraße 31
Düsseldorf, DE
Theodorstraße 293
Elchingen, DE
Glockeraustraße 2
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Bosch Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

1886
Bosch is a subsidiary of Robert Bosch Stiftung

Bosch Revenue

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Bosch's revenue was reported to be €78.75 b in FY, 2021
EURFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Revenue

77.7b71.5b78.7b

Revenue growth, %

(1%)(8%)

Cost of goods sold

53.2b48.9b52.9b

Gross profit

24.5b22.5b25.8b
EURFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Cash

4.6b9.0b6.2b

Accounts Receivable

14.0b13.7b14.0b

Prepaid Expenses

229.0m186.0m225.0m

Inventories

11.0b10.5b13.7b
EURFY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Net Income

2.1b749.0m2.5b

Depreciation and Amortization

5.3b4.9b5.0b

Inventories

204.0m238.0m(2.8b)

Cash From Operating Activities

7.8b9.0b6.9b
EURFY, 2019

Revenue/Employee

195.2k

Debt/Equity

0.2 x

Debt/Assets

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

2.1 x
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Bosch Operating Metrics

FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Patent Applications

6 k5.93 k

Engineering Centers

130126129

Countries

606060

Web-enabled Products Sold

52 m

Bosch Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
SPLTFebruary 21, 2018
ITK EngineeringJanuary 11, 2017
SeeoAugust 28, 2015
ProSyst SoftwareApril 22, 2015
ClimatecJanuary 14, 2015
InubitOctober 24, 2011
ersol Solar EnergyJune 02, 2008€546.4 m
Health Hero NetworkDecember 19, 2007
TeleAlarmOctober 03, 2006
Telex CommunicationsJune 28, 2006$420 m
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Bosch Revenue Breakdown

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Bosch revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 53.1% from Europe, 29.0% from Asia, 16.5% from Americas and 1.4% from Other

Bosch Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

D

69/100

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Bosch Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

60-79

out of 100

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Bosch Online and Social Media Presence

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Bosch Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A

    77/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    88/100

  • Compensation

    A+

    84/100

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Bosch News and Updates

Bosch Home Appliances Earns ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year Award for the Second Year in a Row

IRVINE, Calif., May 05, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Bosch Home Appliances is proud to announce that it has received the prestigious 2022 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year Award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy for the second year in a row. The ENERGY STAR…

Bosch spins off AIShield as an autonomous corporate-startup

Bosch Global Software Technologies has announced its AIShield program as an autonomous corporate startup, with a special focus on the AI security domain. The AIShield team would be working towards AI security solution democratisation for developers, businesses, and practitioners.

Bosch aims to stay profitable in 2022 despite uncertainties

German automotive supplier Bosch is aiming to be profitable this year but said that a definitive forecast is not possible due to economic and political uncertainties.

Annual press conference 2022

Press information, backgrounds, photos, videos, links

Bosch to invest billions in climate-neutral technology

A successful business year in 2021 – Uncertainties and cost increases cloud the outlook for the current year

New area of business: Bosch to develop components for hydrogen electrolysis

Technology for hydrogen generation expected to go into production in 2025
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Bosch Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Bosch founded?

    Bosch was founded in 1886.

  • Who are Bosch key executives?

    Bosch's key executives are Stefan Hartung, Christian Fischer and Filiz Albrecht.

  • How many employees does Bosch have?

    Bosch has 402,614 employees.

  • What is Bosch revenue?

    Latest Bosch annual revenue is €78.7 b.

  • What is Bosch revenue per employee?

    Latest Bosch revenue per employee is €195.6 k.

  • Who are Bosch competitors?

    Competitors of Bosch include DENSO, Panasonic and Continental.

  • Where is Bosch headquarters?

    Bosch headquarters is located at 1 Robert-Bosch-Platz, Gerlingen.

  • Where are Bosch offices?

    Bosch has offices in Gerlingen, Abstatt, Braunschweig, Chemnitz and in 91 other locations.

  • How many offices does Bosch have?

    Bosch has 104 offices.