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Georg Fischer is a company that provides piping system, casting, and machining solutions. It operates in three segments. GF Piping Systems develops, manufactures, and distributes piping systems for industry, utility, and building technology applications. GF Casting Solutions manufactures lightweight components for automotive, aerospace, energy market, and other industrial applications. GF Machining Solutions develops, manufactures, and distributes electric discharge machines, milling machines, laser machines, and automation solutions.

TypePublic
Founded1802
HQSchaffhausen, CH
Websitegeorgfischer.com
Employee Ratings4

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)14,118
Revenue (FY, 2020)CHF3.2 B(-14%)
Share Price (Oct 2021)CHF1.3 K
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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Key People/Management at Georg Fischer

Eveline Saupper

Eveline Saupper

Director
Carlos Vasto

Carlos Vasto

Managing Director
Yves Serra

Yves Serra

Chairman of the Board
Hubert Achermann

Hubert Achermann

Vice Chairman and Independent Lead Director
Mads Joergensen

Mads Joergensen

CFO
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Georg Fischer Office Locations

Georg Fischer has offices in Schaffhausen, Biel, Langnau im Emmental, Losone and in 98 other locations
Schaffhausen, CH (HQ)
Amsler-Laffonstrasse 9
Biel, CH
Roger-Federer-Allee 7
Langnau im Emmental, CH
Kanalweg 4
Losone, CH
Via dei Pioppi 2
Luterbach, CH
Industriestrasse 45
Meyrin, CH
Rue du Pré-de-la-Fontaine 8
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Georg Fischer Financials and Metrics

Georg Fischer Revenue

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Georg Fischer's revenue was reported to be CHF3.18 b in FY, 2020 which is a 14.4% decrease from the previous period.
CHF

Revenue (FY, 2020)

3.2b

Revenue growth (FY, 2019 - FY, 2020), %

(14.4%)

Gross profit (FY, 2020)

1.7b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2020), %

53.9%

Net income (FY, 2020)

112.0m

EBIT (FY, 2020)

166.0m

Market capitalization (25-Jan-2021)

4.4b

Closing stock price (25-Jan-2021)

827.5

Cash (31-Dec-2020)

834.0m

EV

4.3b
Georg Fischer's current market capitalization is €4.4 b.
Annual
CHFFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

4.2b4.6b3.7b3.2b

Revenue growth, %

10%(19%)(14%)

Cost of goods sold

2.0b2.2b1.7b1.5b

Gross profit

2.2b2.4b2.0b1.7b
Half Year
CHFH1, 2018H1, 2019H1, 2020

Revenue

2.4b1.9b1.5b

Cost of goods sold

1.1b862.0m691.0m

Gross profit

1.3b1.1b837.0m

Gross profit Margin, %

53%55%55%
Annual
CHFFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

624.0m533.0m521.0m834.0m

Accounts Receivable

754.0m697.0m597.0m550.0m

Prepaid Expenses

30.0m22.0m23.0m14.0m

Inventories

773.0m779.0m751.0m638.0m
Half Year
CHFH1, 2018H1, 2019H1, 2020

Cash

528.0m409.0m770.0m

Accounts Receivable

909.0m750.0m616.0m

Prepaid Expenses

25.0m21.0m16.0m

Inventories

908.0m830.0m746.0m
Annual
CHFFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

258.0m279.0m172.0m112.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

139.0m147.0m139.0m133.0m

Inventories

(71.0m)(46.0m)(25.0m)64.0m

Accounts Payable

94.0m10.0m(30.0m)(10.0m)
Half Year
CHFH1, 2018H1, 2019H1, 2020

Net Income

154.0m102.0m31.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

74.0m77.0m61.0m

Inventories

(107.0m)(74.0m)(28.0m)

Accounts Payable

12.0m(13.0m)(61.0m)
CHFFY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

262.1k

Debt/Equity

0.4 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

2.6 x
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Georg Fischer Operating Metrics

FY, 2017H1, 2018FY, 2018H1, 2019Oct, 2019FY, 2019H1, 2020Nov, 2020FY, 2020

Manufacturing Facilities (Americas)

1010

Manufacturing Facilities (Asia Pacific)

3636

Manufacturing Facilities (Europe)

3531

Order Intake

CHF4.28 bCHF2.41 bCHF4.52 bCHF1.92 bCHF3.7 bCHF1.44 bCHF3.16 b
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Georg Fischer Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Global Supply CompanyJune 08, 2019
symmediaSeptember 27, 2017
Eucasting Ro SRLAugust 25, 2017
MicrolutionMay 31, 2016
PT. GF IndonesiaMay 04, 2016
Meco EckelJuly 01, 2014
Hakan Plastik Boru ve Profil Sanayi Ticaret A. S.May 31, 2013
Independent Pipe ProductsMay 22, 2012
Georg Fischer Harvel LLCJanuary 09, 2012
Alfa PlasticsMay 05, 2008
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Georg Fischer Revenue Breakdown

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Georg Fischer revenue breakdown by business segment: 23.6% from Casting Solutions, 53.6% from Piping Systems and 22.8% from Machining Solutions

Georg Fischer revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 19.0% from Americas, 31.4% from Asia, 44.7% from Europe and 4.9% from Other

Georg Fischer Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

89/100

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Georg Fischer Online and Social Media Presence

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Georg Fischer News and Updates

CPVC Pipe Market 2018 Global Analysis By Key Players – Georg Fischer Harvel, IPEX, Charlotte Pipe, Tyco, Bow Plumbing Group, Youli Holding

WiseGuyReports.Com Publish a New Market Research Report On –“ CPVC Pipe Market 2018 Global Analysis By Key Players – Georg Fischer Harvel, IPEX, Charlotte Pipe, Tyco, Bow Plumbing Group, Youli Holding”. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Georg Fischer Blogs

Successful year, major strategic transformation

GF grew again double-digit in 2018 to reach CHF 4'572 million.

Mads Joergensen to become new CFO of GF

The GF Board of Directors nominated Mads Joergensen as new Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and member of the Executive Committee of GF, effective 18 April 2019.

CEO change at GF: Andreas Müller to succeed Yves Serra

CEO change at GF: Andreas Müller to succeed Yves Serra

GF Casting Solutions to divest two European automotive iron casting plants

The trend towards lighter vehicles continues to have a substantial impact on the automotive industry.

GF awarded record-high orders for the promising e-mobility market in China

GF Casting Solutions, a division of GF, will supply a large number of lightweight components for a new generation of electric vehicles in China.

GF Machining Solutions wins large orders for aero engine components

GF Machining Solutions has won in North America a large number of new orders in the aerospace sector for a total value of approx. USD 100 million.
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Georg Fischer Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Georg Fischer founded?

    Georg Fischer was founded in 1802.

  • Who are Georg Fischer key executives?

    Georg Fischer's key executives are Eveline Saupper, Carlos Vasto and Yves Serra.

  • How many employees does Georg Fischer have?

    Georg Fischer has 14,118 employees.

  • What is Georg Fischer revenue?

    Latest Georg Fischer annual revenue is CHF3.2 b.

  • What is Georg Fischer revenue per employee?

    Latest Georg Fischer revenue per employee is CHF225.5 k.

  • Who are Georg Fischer competitors?

    Competitors of Georg Fischer include Genuit Group, Nachi-Fujikoshi and Han's Laser.

  • Where is Georg Fischer headquarters?

    Georg Fischer headquarters is located at Amsler-Laffonstrasse 9, Schaffhausen.

  • Where are Georg Fischer offices?

    Georg Fischer has offices in Schaffhausen, Biel, Langnau im Emmental, Losone and in 98 other locations.

  • How many offices does Georg Fischer have?

    Georg Fischer has 114 offices.