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DEKRA is a vehicle inspection company focused on periodic inspection of motor vehicles, expert appraisals, safety inspections, and the inspection of technical systems. Its service portfolio ranges from vehicle inspection and expert appraisals to claims services, industrial and building inspections, safety consultancy, testing and certification of products and systems, as well as training courses and temporary work.

TypePrivate
Founded1925
HQStuttgart, DE
Websitedekra.com
Employee Ratings3.4

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2018)45,197(+3%)
Revenue (FY, 2018)€3.3 B(+7%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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Key People/Management at DEKRA

Thomas Pleines

Thomas Pleines

President
Stefan Kölbl

Stefan Kölbl

CEO
Wolfgang Linsenmaier

Wolfgang Linsenmaier

CFO
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DEKRA Office Locations

DEKRA has offices in Stuttgart, Atlanta, Kansas City, North Wales and in 43 other locations
Stuttgart, DE (HQ)
Handwerkstraße 15
South Melbourne, AU
177 Dorcas St
Wien, AT
Peterspl.
Gent, BE
Port Arthurlaan
Atibaia, BR
Av. Gerônimo de Camargo
Sofia, BG
ul. "Suhodolska"
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DEKRA Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

1925
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DEKRA Revenue

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DEKRA's revenue was reported to be €3.34 b in FY, 2018 which is a 6.6% increase from the previous period.
EUR

Revenue (FY, 2018)

3.3b

Revenue growth (FY, 2017 - FY, 2018), %

6.6%

Gross profit (FY, 2018)

1.2b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2018), %

36.2%

Net income (FY, 2018)

135.5m

Cash (31-Dec-2018)

78.5m
EURFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

2.9b3.1b3.3b

Revenue growth, %

8%7%

Cost of goods sold

1.8b2.0b2.1b

Gross profit

1.1b1.2b1.2b
EURFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

135.8m76.4m78.5m

Accounts Receivable

459.9m526.6m523.8m

Inventories

8.5m7.5m8.9m

Current Assets

865.1m850.7m916.0m
EURFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

107.9m132.8m135.5m

Depreciation and Amortization

89.0m89.1m94.0m

Cash From Operating Activities

209.3m104.3m94.0m

Purchases of PP&E

(87.7m)(101.4m)(132.5m)
EURFY, 2016

Revenue/Employee

73.8k

Debt/Equity

0.7 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

3.9 x
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DEKRA Operating Metrics

FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018Aug, 2019

Countries

505060

Trademarks

13

Vehicles Tested Yearly

26 m26 m26 m
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DEKRA Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
AQS Management Systems, Inc.
AutoContact Group SAS
Checkauto
Coorevits Group
DEKRA Automobil GmbH
DEKRA Automotive AB
DEKRA Automotive North America, Inc.
DEKRA Automotive S.A.
Dekra Bartok B.V
DEKRA Brasil Automotivo Ltda.
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DEKRA Revenue Breakdown

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DEKRA revenue breakdown by business segment: 28.1% from Industrial Services, 49.1% from Automotive Services, 22.0% from Personnel Services and 0.8% from Other

DEKRA Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

81/100

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DEKRA Online and Social Media Presence

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DEKRA News and Updates

JinkoSolar's Tiger Pro Dual Glass Module Receives The World's First IEC TS 62804-1-1:2020 Certification for Anti-PID Issued by DEKRA

SHANGRAO, China, June 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- JinkoSolar Holding Co., Ltd. ("JinkoSolar" or the "Company") (NYSE: JKS), one of the largest and most innovative solar module manufacturers in the world, today announced that its flagship Tiger Pro dual glass module has received the world's...

IRRAS Announces Notified Body Transition from GMED to DEKRA, a Global Leader in Inspection and Certifications

STOCKHOLM, May 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- IRRAS AB, a commercial-stage medical technology company with a comprehensive portfolio of innovative products for neurocritical care, announced today that the CE Mark certificates for its IRRAflow system and the company's ISO13485:2016 certification...

Global Medical Device Testing Market (to 2027 - Featuring SGS, Bureau Veritas and Dekra SE Among Others

Dublin, May 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Medical Device Testing Market by Service Type (Testing and Certification) Location, Technology (Active Implant, Active Medical, In-Vitro Diagnostic, Ophthalmic, Orthopedic and Dental, Vascular), Device Class, and Geography - Global Forecast to 2027" re…

1,000 New Jobs at DEKRA in 2021

STUTTGART, Germany, May 3, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- As a respected partner for the testing, inspection and certification of intelligent and networked products, DEKRA has stood out as a reliable employer even during the coronavirus crisis year of 2020: The core workforce increased by 400...

Audi Selects DEKRA For Collision Repair Services In North America

ATLANTA, April 5, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Audi of America has selected DEKRA North America as the partner for the Audi Authorized Collision Repair (AACR) program. DEKRA will provide multi-level service for the AACR program beginning today. The AACR program includes more than 200 repair...

DEKRA is a Sustainability Champion

STUTTGART, Germany, Jan. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Rating standard EcoVadis awards top accolade DEKRA ranks among the top 1% of evaluated companies 2025 sustainability strategy defines ambitious targets The international expert organization DEKRA is a sustainability champion. EcoVadis, the...
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DEKRA Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was DEKRA founded?

    DEKRA was founded in 1925.

  • Who are DEKRA key executives?

    DEKRA's key executives are Thomas Pleines, Stefan Kölbl and Wolfgang Linsenmaier.

  • How many employees does DEKRA have?

    DEKRA has 45,197 employees.

  • What is DEKRA revenue?

    Latest DEKRA annual revenue is €3.3 b.

  • What is DEKRA revenue per employee?

    Latest DEKRA revenue per employee is €73.9 k.

  • Who are DEKRA competitors?

    Competitors of DEKRA include DNV, AVL and Besikta Bilprovning.

  • Where is DEKRA headquarters?

    DEKRA headquarters is located at Handwerkstraße 15, Stuttgart.

  • Where are DEKRA offices?

    DEKRA has offices in Stuttgart, Atlanta, Kansas City, North Wales and in 43 other locations.

  • How many offices does DEKRA have?

    DEKRA has 56 offices.