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Diehl Group (also known as Diehl Stiftung) is a company that operates within the Metall, Controls, Defense, Aviation, and Metering divisions. The Metall division offers copper alloys, rods, tubes, profiles, cell contact systems, metal forming parts, and synchronizer rings. The Controls division develops and supplies inverters, user interfaces, panels, power electronics, smart motors, IoT (Internet of things) modules, and gesture control solutions. The Defense division provides guided missiles, air defense systems, ammunitions, reconnaissance and protection products, etc. The Aviation division manufactures cabin lining, luggage compartments, cabin lighting, avionics, fire protection, air distribution, and management systems, as well as cabin and water management systems. The Metering division specializes in water, thermal energy, gas, and electricity metering, software, and system components.
HQNürnberg, DE
Employee Ratings3.7

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)16,866(-3%)
Revenue (FY, 2020)€3 B(-17%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore
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Key People/Management at Diehl

Klaus Richter

Klaus Richter

Chief Executive Officer
Reiner Edel

Reiner Edel

Jürgen Reimer

Jürgen Reimer

Executive Vice President, Corporate Department Finance and Controlling)
Christof Bosbach

Christof Bosbach

Executive Board Member, Corporate Division Metering
Helmut Rauch

Helmut Rauch

Executive Board Member, Corporate Division Defence
Martin Sommer

Martin Sommer

Executive Board Member, Corporate Department Human Resources
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Diehl Office Locations

Diehl has offices in Nürnberg, Ansbach, Apolda, Berlin and in 48 other locations
Nürnberg, DE (HQ)
Stephanstraße 49
Ansbach, DE
Industriestraße 13
Apolda, DE
Am Weimarer Berg 3
Berlin, DE
Am Stichkanal 6-8
Berlin, DE
Potsdamer Platz 6a
Donauwörth, DE
Neudegger Allee 6
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Diehl Financials and Metrics

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Diehl Revenue

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Diehl's revenue was reported to be €2.98 b in FY, 2020 which is a 17.9% decrease from the previous period.

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Diehl Operating Metrics

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Diehl Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
AOA Apparatebau GautingJuly 30, 2014
Mühlenberg InteriorsDecember 31, 2011
DASELL Cabin InteriorDecember 31, 2010
VDO LuftfahrtgeräteDecember 31, 1990
Bodenseewerk GerätetechnikDecember 31, 1989
Afelixa Grundstücksverwaltungsgesellschaft mbH & Co. Vermietungs KG
AIM lnfrarot-Module GmbH
DieDiehl Aerospace, Inc.
Diehl Electronic Components (Wuxi) Co., Ltd.
Diehl Metering (Jinan) Co.
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Diehl Revenue Breakdown

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Diehl revenue breakdown by business segment: 10.3% from Metering, 19.2% from Defence, 24.6% from Metall, 16.0% from Controls, 29.5% from Aviation and 0.4% from Other

Diehl revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 37.4% from Domestic and 62.6% from Foreign

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Diehl Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

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Diehl News and Updates

Ground-based Air Defence System Iris-t Slm Demonstrates Its Operational Efficiency Under Realistic Operating Conditions

Towards the end of the year 2021, Diehl Defence set a benchmark with its ground-based air defence system IRIS-T SLM. The latter system demonstrated its operational efficiency under realistic operating conditions during several successful test firings and thus satisfied the expectations with regard t…

Diehl Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Diehl founded?

    Diehl was founded in 1902.

  • Who are Diehl key executives?

    Diehl's key executives are Klaus Richter, Reiner Edel and Jürgen Reimer.

  • How many employees does Diehl have?

    Diehl has 16,866 employees.

  • What is Diehl revenue?

    Latest Diehl annual revenue is €3 b.

  • What is Diehl revenue per employee?

    Latest Diehl revenue per employee is €176.6 k.

  • Who are Diehl competitors?

    Competitors of Diehl include Salzgitter, B/E Aerospace and Samsung Electro-Mechanics.

  • Where is Diehl headquarters?

    Diehl headquarters is located at Stephanstraße 49, Nürnberg.

  • Where are Diehl offices?

    Diehl has offices in Nürnberg, Ansbach, Apolda, Berlin and in 48 other locations.

  • How many offices does Diehl have?

    Diehl has 62 offices.