Fingerprint Cards

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Fingerprint Cards is a company that develops, produces, and markets biometric systems and technologies. Its biometric systems include sensors, algorithms, software, and packaging technologies. The company offers biometric solutions for smartphones and tablets; smart cards, PCs and peripherals, and online devices, the automotive industry, and the access and time reporting industry, as well as the healthcare sector.

TypePublic
Founded1997
HQGothenburg, SE
Websitefingerprints.com
Employee Ratings3.6

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2021)310(+13%)
Revenue (FY, 2021)KR1.4 B(+8%)
Share Price (Jun 2022)KR8.8(-2%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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Key People/Management at Fingerprint Cards

Christian Fredrikson

Christian Fredrikson

President and CEO
Pontus Jägemalm

Pontus Jägemalm

CTO
Per Sundqvist

Per Sundqvist

CFO
Ted Hansson

Ted Hansson

Senior VP Business Line Mobile
Thomas Rex

Thomas Rex

Senior VP Special Projects
Charles Burgeat

Charles Burgeat

Senior VP Corporate Strategy and Portfolio Management
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Fingerprint Cards Office Locations

Fingerprint Cards has offices in Gothenburg, Hamnen, Inom Vallgraven, Stockholm and in 9 other locations
Shanghai, CN
1155 Fangdian Rd, Shi Ji Gong Yuan, Pudong Xinqu
Shenzhen, CN
126 Haide 3rd Rd, Nanshan Qu
Herlev, DK
Lyskær 3CD
New Delhi, IN
Embassy of Sweden, Nayaya Marg
Tokyo, JP
1-10-3-901 Roppongi Minato-Ku
Seongnam-si, KR
1001, Alpha Tower Sampyeong-dong 645
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Fingerprint Cards Financials and Metrics

Fingerprint Cards Revenue

Fingerprint Cards's revenue was reported to be kr1.36 b in FY, 2021
SEK

Revenue (Q1, 2022)

300.2m

Gross profit (Q1, 2022)

85.8m

Net income (Q1, 2022)

(26.1m)

EBITDA (Q1, 2022)

(10.1m)

EBIT (Q1, 2022)

(31.7m)

Market capitalization (23-Jun-2022)

2.6b

Closing stock price (23-Jun-2022)

8.8

Cash (31-Mar-2022)

255.1m

EV

2.7b
Fingerprint Cards's current market capitalization is kr2.6 b.
Annual
SEKFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Revenue

1.5b1.5b1.3b1.4b

Cost of goods sold

(1.3b)(1.0b)(926.6m)(882.8m)

Gross profit

250.6m463.2m334.2m478.6m

R&D expense

(236.3m)(106.6m)(89.8m)(138.2m)
Quarterly
SEKQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022

Revenue

342.9m381.8m352.5m310.0m282.3m294.0m354.7m290.2m354.3m300.2m

Cost of goods sold

(226.4m)(335.4m)(272.4m)(206.8m)(250.9m)(174.9m)(237.0m)(176.3m)(231.7m)(217.4m)

Gross profit

116.5m49.1m77.4m103.2m33.4m120.3m117.7m113.9m122.6m85.8m

R&D expense

(24.0m)(25.5m)(23.4m)(37.4m)(28.6m)(12.1m)(39.7m)(37.3m)(23.2m)(27.2m)
Annual
SEKFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Cash

540.5m563.9m377.0m374.3m

Accounts Receivable

232.7m197.3m196.2m280.0m

Prepaid Expenses

18.0m12.3m12.2m11.3m

Inventories

347.5m253.4m136.4m159.3m
Quarterly
SEKQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022

Cash

337.6m486.3m536.7m485.3m429.0m452.8m313.6m193.1m120.7m255.1m

Accounts Receivable

279.5m226.9m187.5m225.9m159.2m166.4m245.7m141.5m203.9m261.5m

Prepaid Expenses

21.5m11.4m7.9m11.0m9.9m9.6m13.6m11.4m13.9m14.2m

Inventories

323.3m304.7m300.3m230.1m196.9m174.2m116.0m154.7m161.1m175.6m
Annual
SEKFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020FY, 2021

Net Income

(796.7m)(17.4m)(381.2m)(1.0m)

Depreciation and Amortization

266.4m347.0m93.3m

Inventories

(4.1m)88.4m97.1m(38.9m)
Quarterly
SEKQ1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020Q1, 2021Q2, 2021Q3, 2021Q1, 2022

Net Income

(800.0k)1.5m15.1m6.5m(31.8m)(42.7m)12.2m(19.7m)(6.4m)(34.0m)

Inventories

24.2m42.8m47.2m23.3m56.5m64.0m16.9m(20.0m)(30.9m)(3.4m)
SEKFY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

5.2m
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Fingerprint Cards Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Delta IDJune 07, 2017kr836 m
AnaCatumApril 30, 2014kr15.3 m
Fingerprint Card Korea Co, Ltd
Fingerprint Cards Asia
Fingerprint Cards Japan K.K.
Fingerprint Cards Singapore PTE Ltd
Fingerprint Cards Switzerland
Fingerprint Cards Taiwan Ltd
Fingerprint Security System Databärare AB
India Aquisition Holding Inc

Fingerprint Cards Revenue Breakdown

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Fingerprint Cards revenue breakdown by business segment: 100.0% from SENSORS

Fingerprint Cards revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 97.9% from ASIA and 2.1% from Other

Fingerprint Cards Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

83/100

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Fingerprint Cards Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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Fingerprint Cards Online and Social Media Presence

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Fingerprint Cards News and Updates

Fingerprint Cards AB (publ): Johan Carlström leaves Board of Directors following verdict by the Stockholm District Court, and is replaced by Dimitrij Titov as Chairman of the Board

The Stockholm District Court has today announced that Johan Carlström, the Chairman of the Board of Fingerprint Cards AB, has been found guilty of four counts of insider trading. He was sentenced to one year and six months in prison. The verdict is available at the Stockholm District Court’s web sit…

Fingerprint Cards AB (publ) publishes annual report for 2021

Fingerprint Cards AB (publ) today published its annual report for the 2021 fiscal year on the company’s website www.fingerprints.com.

Notice to attend the 2022 Annual General Meeting of Fingerprint Cards AB (publ)

The shareholders of Fingerprint Cards AB (publ), Corp. Reg. No. 556154-2381 (hereinafter referred to as the "Company"), are hereby invited to attend the Annual General Meeting ("AGM") to be held on Tuesday, May 24, 2022.

Fingerprint Cards AB: invitation to the first quarter 2022 results presentation

Fingerprint Cards AB (Fingerprints™) will host a telephone conference and webcast presentation of its first quarter 2022 results, on April 22, 2022 at 09:00 am CEST.
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Fingerprint Cards Blogs

Unlocking simple, safe, secure access control with biometric access cards

In mid-May Fingerprints alongside with Freevolt Technologies was jointly exhibiting at IFSEC 2022, in London, one of the leading security events in Europe. Attendees at the show learnt how the two companies are combining their innovative tech to develop S-Key, Freevolt’s flagship biometric access ca…

Biometrics – simple, safe and secure access control with Freevolt

How do biometric access cards offer safety and simplicity for today’s security challenges? In our latest episode of On the Pulse, we spoke with Gonzalo de Gisbert, Head of Product and Business Development at Freevolt Technologies to learn more about them, their flagship product, S-Key, how it works,…

Biometric payment card FAQs with Michel Roig, Fingerprints’ President of Payments & Access

We sat down with Michel Roig to answer your frequently asked questions regarding biometric payment cards – their benefits, current market status, and future adoption.Michel joined Fingerprints in 2016. Since then, he’s played a central role in managing the company’s diversification into new sectors,…

“Digitize First…Secure Later” – Closing the Gap with Biometrics

Cloud technology is the cornerstone of today’s ‘digital-first’ workplaces.  Gartner forecasts that the coming years will see a rapid rise in cloud adoption as organizations increase spending on cloud services by 21.7% in 2022. This growth in spending will mean that by 2026, cloud expenditure will ac…

“Never trust, always verify”: Can biometrics be the first step towards a Zero Trust strategy?

Today’s enterprises are being challenged to stay one step ahead of security threats. Data shows that in 2021, the average cost of a data breach reached USD 4.24 million, up from USD 3.86 million in 2020 and the highest in 17 years.The surge in flexible and hybrid working arrangements (Working From A…

Mixed reaction to new £100 contactless limit: How biometric payment cards can stifle fraud concerns

Contactless payment technology first came to the UK in September 2007. Like the rest of the world, UK consumers have grown to love the convenience of contactless, which now accounts for 57% of all in-store transactions following a 90% growth between 2019 and 2020.  Recognizing the benefits of contac…
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Fingerprint Cards Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Fingerprint Cards founded?

    Fingerprint Cards was founded in 1997.

  • Who are Fingerprint Cards key executives?

    Fingerprint Cards's key executives are Christian Fredrikson, Pontus Jägemalm and Per Sundqvist.

  • How many employees does Fingerprint Cards have?

    Fingerprint Cards has 310 employees.

  • What is Fingerprint Cards revenue?

    Latest Fingerprint Cards annual revenue is kr1.4 b.

  • What is Fingerprint Cards revenue per employee?

    Latest Fingerprint Cards revenue per employee is kr4.4 m.

  • Who are Fingerprint Cards competitors?

    Competitors of Fingerprint Cards include Silex Microsystems, Hanvon Technology and ATD Electronique.

  • Where are Fingerprint Cards offices?

    Fingerprint Cards has offices in Gothenburg, Hamnen, Inom Vallgraven, Stockholm and in 9 other locations.

  • How many offices does Fingerprint Cards have?

    Fingerprint Cards has 13 offices.