We are one of the world’s most successful automotive companies. With its divisions Mercedes-Benz Cars, Daimler Trucks, Mercedes-Benz Vans, Daimler Buses and Daimler Financial Services, the Daimler Group is one of the biggest producers of premium cars and the world’s biggest manufacturer of commercial vehicles with a global reach. Daimler Financial Services provides financing, leasing, fleet management, insurance and innovative mobility services. As a pioneer of automotive engineering, we continue to shape the future of mobility today: our focus is on innovative and green technologies as well as on safe and superior automobiles that appeal to and fascinate our customers.
Company Growth (employees)
Stuttgart, DE
Size (employees)
285,810 (est)+2%
Daimler was founded in 1886 and is headquartered in Stuttgart, DE

Key People at Daimler

Ola Källenius

Ola Källenius

Member of the Board of Management for Research & Mercedes-Benz Cars Development
Dr. Dieter Zetsche

Dr. Dieter Zetsche

Chairman of the Board of Management & Head of Mercedes-Benz Cars Division
Wilfried Porth

Wilfried Porth

Member of the Board of Management for Human Resources and Director of Labor Relations, IT & Mercedes-Benz Vans
Britta Seeger

Britta Seeger

Member of the Board of Management for Marketing & Sales
Bodo Uebber

Bodo Uebber

Member of the Board of Management of Daimler AG. Finance & Controlling/Daimler Financial Services
Renata Jungo Brüngger

Renata Jungo Brüngger

Member of the Board of Management of Daimler AG. Integrity and Legal Affairs
Dr. Wolfgang Bernhard

Dr. Wolfgang Bernhard

Member of the Board of Management of Daimler AG. Daimler Trucks & Buses

Daimler Office Locations

Daimler has an office in Stuttgart
Stuttgart, DE (HQ)
137 Mercedesstraße

Daimler Data and Metrics

Daimler Financial Metrics

Daimler's revenue was reported to be €153.3 b in FY, 2016 which is a 3% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

153.3 b

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


Net income (FY, 2016)

8.8 b

EBIT (FY, 2016)

12.9 b

Market capitalization (24-Jul-2017)

65.4 b

Closing share price (24-Jul-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2017)

9.9 b


137.8 b
Daimler's current market capitalization is €65.4 b.
EURFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


129.9 b149.5 b153.3 b

Revenue growth, %


R&D expense

5.7 b6.6 b7.6 b

Operating expense total

5.7 b6.6 b7.6 b

Depreciation and amortization

5.4 b5.5 b


10.8 b13.2 b12.9 b

EBIT margin, %


Net Income

7.3 b8.7 b8.8 b
EURY, 2016Y, 2017


11 b9.9 b

Total Debt

95.9 b82.4 b

Daimler Operating Metrics

Y, 2015Jan, 2016Feb, 2016Mar, 2016Apr, 2016May, 2016Jun, 2016Jul, 2016Dec, 2016Y, 2016

Vehicles Delivered

2.85 b3 b

Monthly New Car Registrations (UK)

7032341.9 k9001 k1.01 k87310.22 k

Daimler Market Value History

Daimler Revenue Breakdown

Traffic Overview of Daimler

Daimler Online and Social Media Presence

Daimler News and Updates

Uber and Lyft sued for patent infringement by ‘Hailo,’ but not Daimler’s Hailo

 A company called “Hailo Technologies, LLC”, has sued both Uber and Lyft over alleged infringement of U.S. patent 5,973,619, which describes an “automated vehicle dispatch and payment honoring system.” The patent, filed by Alexis Paredes in 1997 and granted in 1999, describes a software system that …

Daimler and Bosch announce tie-up to bring driverless taxis to the roads

The latest duo to have teamed up in the race to get ahead with driverless cars is none other than Bosch and Mercedes-Benz parent Daimler. The two German giants aren't just looking at driverless cars though, they have their sights set on bringing "fully automated and driverless driving to urban ro…

Daimler and Bosch: fully autonomous cars within 5 years

 Look out, startups. The big guns are taking on autonomous driving with serious intent. Daimler, one of the largest vehicle manufacturers in the world, announced that it is partnering with Bosch, one of the largest automotive tech and hardware suppliers in the world, to bring fully autonomous vehicl…

Daimler leads ChargePoint’s new $82M round for EV charging network growth

 Campbell, Calif.-based ChargePoint secured a new $82 million funding round, led by automaker Daimler. The new funding will help ChargePoint expand its network of electric vehicle charging stations in Europe, as the company pursues its goal of making charging stations for EVs as readily available an…

Daimler leads $82 million investment to expand ChargePoint’s electric vehicle charging network into Europe

Electric vehicle (EV) charging network ChargePoint has raised $82 million in a round of funding led by German automotive giant Daimler, with participation from existing investors that include BMW i Ventures, Linse Capital, Rho Capital Partners, and Braemar Energy Ventures. Founded in 2007, Campbell,…

Daimler’s MyTaxi acquires Greece’s Taxibeat for undisclosed amount

Greek taxi hailing app Taxibeat has been acquired by German competitor MyTaxi, which is owned by Daimler. No financials have been disclosed. Taxibeat, founded in 2011 in Athens, operates throughout Greece and has a small Latin American foothold with operations in Peru. To date it has raised around $…
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