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The Bosch Group 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.
TypePrivate
Founded1886
HQGerlingen, DE
Websitebosch.com

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)398,150(-2%)
Job Openings2,664
Revenue (FY, 2019)€77.7 B
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Bosch

Volkmar Denner

Volkmar Denner

Chairman of the Board of Management
Stefan Asenkerschbaumer

Stefan Asenkerschbaumer

Deputy Chairman of the Board of Management
Christian Fischer

Christian Fischer

Member of the Board of Management
Stefan Hartung

Stefan Hartung

Member of the Board of Management
Michael Bolle

Michael Bolle

Member of the Board of Management
Uwe Raschke

Uwe Raschke

Member of the Board of Management
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Bosch Office Locations

Bosch has offices in Gerlingen, Stuttgart, El Paso, Fairport and in 29 other locations
Gerlingen, DE (HQ)
1 Robert-Bosch-Platz
San Isidro, AR
Blanco Encalada 250
Clayton, AU
1555 Centre Rd
Wien, AT
Göllnergasse 15
Wien, AT
Mariahilfer Str. 74B
Asse, BE
580 Z.5 Mollem
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Bosch Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

1886
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Bosch Revenue

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Bosch's revenue was reported to be €77.72 b in FY, 2019 which is a 0.9% decrease from the previous period.
EUR

Revenue (FY, 2019)

77.7b

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

(0.9%)

Gross profit (FY, 2019)

24.5b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2019), %

31.5%

Net income (FY, 2019)

2.1b

EBIT (FY, 2019)

2.9b

Cash (31-Dec-2019)

4.6b
EURFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

49.0b70.6b73.1b78.1b78.5b77.7b

Revenue growth, %

6%44%4%7%1%(1%)

Cost of goods sold

32.0b46.7b47.7b50.2b51.7b53.2b

Gross profit

17.0b23.9b25.4b27.9b26.8b24.5b
EURFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

5.5b3.7b4.8b4.5b4.7b4.6b

Accounts Receivable

8.8b13.2b14.4b15.0b14.9b14.0b

Prepaid Expenses

192.0m179.0m208.0m204.0m237.0m229.0m

Inventories

7.2b9.7b9.9b10.1b11.0b11.0b
EURFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Depreciation and Amortization

2.3b4.4b4.2b4.3b4.3b5.3b

Inventories

(385.0m)(148.0m)(148.0m)(787.0m)(1.1b)(92.0m)

Cash From Operating Activities

3.8b6.0b6.1b6.8b7.3b6.6b

Purchases of PP&E

(3.1b)(4.8b)(5.2b)(5.5b)(5.9b)(5.9b)
EURFY, 2014

Revenue/Employee

168.7k

Debt/Equity

0.2 x

Debt/Assets

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

2.1 x
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Bosch Operating Metrics

FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Patent Applications

4.59 k5.42 k5.34 k5.81 k6 k5.93 k

Engineering Centers

118 120 125 130 126

Countries

50 60 60 60 60 60

Web-enabled Products Sold

38 m52 m
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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€546.40 m
Health Hero NetworkDecember 19, 2007
TeleAlarmOctober 03, 2006
Telex CommunicationsJune 28, 2006$420 m
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Bosch Cybersecurity Score

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72/100

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Bosch Revenue Breakdown

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Bosch revenue breakdown by business segment: 22.8% from Consumer Goods, 60.2% from Mobility Solutions, 9.6% from Industrial Technology, 7.3% from Energy and Building Technology and 0.0% from Other

Bosch revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 52.5% from Europe, 18.6% from Americas, 27.5% from Asia and 1.4% from Other

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Bosch Online and Social Media Presence

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Bosch News and Updates

Worldwide Robotic Lawn Mower Industry to 2025 - John Deere, Robert Bosch & Echo Robotics Among Others

Dublin, Oct. 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Robotic Lawn Mower Market - Growth, Trends, and Forecasts (2020 - 2025)" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The Robotic Lawn Mower Market anticipated to register a CAGR of about 12%, during the forecast period (2020 - 2025).…

Bosch and Mitchell Collaborate on New Tool That Provides Repairers with an All-in-One System for Diagnostic Scanning, Calibration and Estimating

SAN DIEGO, Calif., Oct. 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Mitchell, a leading provider of technology, connectivity and information solutions to the Property & Casualty (P&C) claims and Collision Repair industries, and Bosch Automotive Service Solutions, a leading global supplier of technology and...

Automotive Electronics Market to Reach USD 144.19 Billion by 2026; Robert Bosch GmbH and SONY Corporation Efforts for Energy-Efficient Automotive to Create Lucrative Business opportunities, states Fortune Business Insights™

Top companies covered in the global automotive electronics market are Continental AG, Robert Bosch GmbH, SONY Corporation, Aptiv PLC, Hyundai Mobis, ZF Friedrichshafen AG, Autoliv Inc., Magna International Inc., Aisin Seiki Co. Ltd, Philips N.V., Infineon Technologies AG, and more players profiled T…

Brush Cutters 2020 Global Market Key Players – Husqvarna, Deere, Robert Bosch, MTD, Toro - Analysis and Forecast to 2026

Wiseguyreports.Com Publish New Market Research Report On-“Brush Cutters Market 2020 Global Analysis, Size, Share, Trends, Opportunities and Growth, Forecast 2026” Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Food Packaging Equipment Market Future Outlook – Arpac, GEA Group, IMA Group, Coesia Group, Ishida, Multivac, Nichrome India, Bosch Packaging Technology, Omori Machinery Co. Ltd

WiseGuyRerports.com Presents “Global Food Packaging Equipment Market Insights and Forecast to 2026” New Document to its Studies Database Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Europe HVAC Market Outlook Report 2020-2025: Industry Consolidation Post COVID-19 - Key Players are Systemair, Johnson Controls, Zehnder, Ostberg, Aldes, Bosch, Daikin, Samsung, Mitsubishi

DUBLIN, Oct. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "HVAC Market in Europe - Industry Outlook and Forecast 2020-2025" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The HVAC market in Europe is expected to grow at a CAGR of over 6% during the period 2019-2025. The heating, ventilation,...
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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 Volkmar Denner, Stefan Asenkerschbaumer and Christian Fischer.

  • How many employees does Bosch have?

    Bosch has 398,150 employees.

  • What is Bosch revenue?

    Latest Bosch annual revenue is €77.7 b.

  • What is Bosch revenue per employee?

    Latest Bosch revenue per employee is €195.2 k.

  • Who are Bosch competitors?

    Competitors of Bosch include Continental, Parker Hannifin and Siemens.

  • Where is Bosch headquarters?

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

  • Where are Bosch offices?

    Bosch has offices in Gerlingen, Stuttgart, El Paso, Fairport and in 29 other locations.

  • How many offices does Bosch have?

    Bosch has 38 offices.