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CeramTec is a manufacturer and supplier of technical ceramics. It offers advanced, transparent and dental ceramics, pipes, tubes, joint replacements, circuit carriers, heat sinks, capacitors, bearings, sealings, and other products.
HQPlochingen, DE

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Employees (est.) (Jun 2020)3,465(-1%)
Revenue (FY, 2019)€620.4 M(+4%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
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Key People/Management at CeramTec

Hadi Saleh

Hadi Saleh

Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Eric Oellerer

Eric Oellerer

Member of the Executive Board (Finance)
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CeramTec Office Locations

CeramTec has offices in Plochingen, Ebersbach an der Fils, Lauf an der Pegnitz, Lohmar and in 13 other locations
Plochingen, DE (HQ)
CeramTec-Platz 1-9
Ebersbach an der Fils, DE
Hauptstraße 56
Lauf an der Pegnitz, DE
Luitpoldstraße 15
Lohmar, DE
An der Burg Sülz 17
Marktredwitz, DE
CeramTec-Weg 1
Wilhermsdorf, DE
Dürrnbucher Str. 10
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CeramTec Financials and Metrics

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CeramTec Revenue

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CeramTec's revenue was reported to be €620.38 m in FY, 2019 which is a 3.4% increase from the previous period.

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CeramTec Operating Metrics

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Order Volume

€213.61 m€195.7 m€183.14 m€177.26 m€165.28 m€165.55 m

Order Volume (Industrial)

€144.46 m€130.71 m€118.7 m€117.68 m€115.41 m€117.25 m

Order Volume (Medical)

€69.15 m€64.99 m€64.44 m€59.59 m€49.87 m€48.29 m

Ceramic Components Implanted to Date (BIOLOX)

15 m16 m18 m

CeramTec Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Morgan Advanced Materials - UK electro-ceramicsFebruary 22, 2017£47 m
CeramTec AcquiCo GmbH
CeramTec Acquisition LLC
CeramTec BidCo LLC
CeramTec BondCo GmbH
CeramTec Czech Republic s.r.o.
CeramTec-ETEC GmbH
CeramTec FinCo GmbH
CeramTec GmbH
CeramTec Group GmbH
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CeramTec Revenue Breakdown

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CeramTec revenue breakdown by business segment: 58.3% from Industrial and 41.7% from Medical Products

CeramTec revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 43.6% from Europe (w/o Germany), 22.9% from Germany, 16.2% from Asia, 14.8% from North America and 2.6% from Other

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CeramTec News and Updates

Worldwide Medical Ceramics Industry to 2027 - Featuring CeramTec, Kyocera Corporation and 3M Among Others

Dublin, Oct. 12, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Medical Ceramics Market, Global Forecast, Impact of COVID-19, Industry Trends, by Type of Material, Growth, Opportunity Company Analysis" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

BC Partners And CPP Investments To Acquire CeramTec

London-based BC Partners together with Toronto-based Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPP Investments), via its wholly owned subsidiary CPP Investment Board Europe S.a.r.l., have agreed to jointly acquire Plochingen, Germany-based CeramTec GmbH.

CeramTec module for drive inverters - efficient cooling in e-mobility - IAA Mobility 2021

Visionary concept vehicles, electric mobility, alternative drives - these are the topics of the IAA in Munich. CeramTec, the world's leading manufacturer of technical advanced ceramics, will be part of this theme world. To accompany the IAA, CeramTec is presenting its recently developed ceramic cool…

Donation campaign for flood victims in Germany

CeramTec supports the volunteer fire brigade in Schuld an der Ahr and the local branch of the German Red Cross in Bad Münstereifel with 8,000 €.

Announcement Financing

In connection with the previously-announced acquisition of CeramTec (the “Company”) by Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (“CPP Investments”) and funds advised by BC Partners Fund XI (“BC XI”), the Company understands that CPP Investments and BC XI have arranged for committed and certain funds deb…

New Ownership For Ceramtec Announced

Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (“CPP Investments”), through its wholly owned subsidiary, CPP Investment Board Europe S.àr.l, and BC Partners, a leading international investment firm, today announced an agreement to jointly acquire CeramTec (“the Company”), from existing owner BC European Capit…
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CeramTec Blogs

CeramTec’s piezoceramic “Centre of Excellence” optimises and integrates production processes

CeramTec, a world leader in the design and manufacture of complex electronic ceramic components, is expanding its existing production capabilities to meet the rising demand for high-quality piezoelectric elements and materials. The internationally operating company with sites in Europe, the UK, USA …

With pink bows and black moustaches against cancer

Although the risk of breast cancer as well as testicular and prostate cancer is well known, there is still a lack of awareness and the necessary information on cancer prophylaxis. Especially this year, when people's health is already at the centre of attention due to the corona pandemic, it is impor…

New generation aluminum titanate products for aluminium foundry

With a new generation of electric cars requiring different production techniques and technologies, the automotive industry is in a fundamental process of change characterised by ongoing development. Standard solutions are often not adequate anymore and suppliers need to adapt their products accordin…

Advanced Ceramics Company of the Month

In the September issue of Industrial Process News we have been selected as “Advanced Ceramics Company of the Month.”

Customised pre-assembled panels solution enabling maximum protection and cost savings

Providing a service that goes beyond standard solutions, ballistic protection specialist CeramTec-ETEC builds fully customised pre-assembled ceramic armour panels for armoured vehicles, enabling time and cost savings for customers. Part of the industrial ceramics manufacturer CeramTec …

Driving cost-efficiency with high-quality alumina for thermocouple sensing

Protection and insulating tubes made from technical ceramics are vital in temperature and measurement control situations, whenever safety and stability is required. CeramTec’s ceramic tubes made from alumina as the most commonly used advanced ceramic material work with an innovative production techn…
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CeramTec Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was CeramTec founded?

    CeramTec was founded in 1903.

  • Who are CeramTec key executives?

    CeramTec's key executives are Hadi Saleh and Eric Oellerer.

  • How many employees does CeramTec have?

    CeramTec has 3,465 employees.

  • What is CeramTec revenue?

    Latest CeramTec annual revenue is €620.4 m.

  • What is CeramTec revenue per employee?

    Latest CeramTec revenue per employee is €179 k.

  • Who are CeramTec competitors?

    Competitors of CeramTec include Saint-Gobain, Kyocera and Morgan Advanced Materials.

  • Where is CeramTec headquarters?

    CeramTec headquarters is located at CeramTec-Platz 1-9, Plochingen.

  • Where are CeramTec offices?

    CeramTec has offices in Plochingen, Ebersbach an der Fils, Lauf an der Pegnitz, Lohmar and in 13 other locations.

  • How many offices does CeramTec have?

    CeramTec has 17 offices.