Georg Fischer

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Georg Fischer provides piping system, automotive, and machining solutions worldwide. The Company works through three segments: Piping Systems, which develops, manufactures, and distributes piping systems for industry, utility, and building technology applications; GF Automotive, which manufactures lightweight cast components and systems made of ductile iron, aluminum, and magnesium for automotive and other industrial applications; and Machining Solutions segment, which develops, manufactures, and distributes electric discharge machines, milling machines, laser machines, and automation solutions.

TypePublic
Founded1802
HQSchaffhausen, CH
Websitegeorgfischer.com
Employee Ratings3.7

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2017)15,835(+7%)
Job Openings93
Revenue (FY, 2017)CHF4.2 B

Key People/Management at Georg Fischer

Joost Geginat

Joost Geginat

Head of GF Piping Systems
Andreas Müller

Andreas Müller

Chief Executive Officer
Carlos Vasto

Carlos Vasto

Head of GF Casting Solutions
Pascal Boillat

Pascal Boillat

Head of GF Machining Solutions
Mads Joergensen

Mads Joergensen

Chief Financial Officer
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Georg Fischer Office Locations

Georg Fischer has offices in Schaffhausen, Biel, Atlanta, Aurora and in 76 other locations
Schaffhausen, CH (HQ)
Amsler-Laffonstrasse 9
Biel, CH
Roger-Federer-Allee 7
Schaffhausen, CH
Ebnatstrasse 111
Riverwood, AU
1/100 Belmore Rd
Altenmarkt bei Sankt Gallen, AT
Eßling 41
Herzogenburg, AT
Sandgasse 16
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Georg Fischer Financials and Metrics

Georg Fischer Revenue

Georg Fischer's revenue was reported to be CHF4.15 b in FY, 2017
CHF

Revenue (FY, 2017)

4.2b

Gross profit (FY, 2017)

1.5b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2017), %

37.1%

Net income (FY, 2017)

258.0m

EBIT (FY, 2017)

352.0m

Cash (31-Dec-2017)

624.0m
CHFFY, 2017

Revenue

4.2b

Cost of goods sold

2.6b

Gross profit

1.5b

Gross profit Margin, %

37%
CHFFY, 2017

Cash

624.0m

Accounts Receivable

754.0m

Inventories

773.0m

Current Assets

2.3b
CHFFY, 2017

Net Income

258.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

139.0m

Inventories

(71.0m)

Accounts Payable

94.0m
CHFY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

262.1k

Debt/Equity

0.6 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

2.6 x
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Georg Fischer Revenue Breakdown

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Georg Fischer revenue breakdown by business segment: 40.4% from Piping Systems, 35.7% from Automotive and 23.9% from Machining Solutions

Georg Fischer revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 14.3% from Americas, 54.1% from Europe, 6.0% from Rest of World and 25.6% from Asia

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 Joost Geginat, Andreas Müller and Carlos Vasto.

  • How many employees does Georg Fischer have?

    Georg Fischer has 15,835 employees.

  • What is Georg Fischer revenue?

    Latest Georg Fischer annual revenue is CHF4.2 b.

  • What is Georg Fischer revenue per employee?

    Latest Georg Fischer revenue per employee is CHF262.1 k.

  • Who are Georg Fischer competitors?

    Competitors of Georg Fischer include Geberit, Dee Development Engineers and Nippon Steel.

  • 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, Atlanta, Aurora and in 76 other locations.

  • How many offices does Georg Fischer have?

    Georg Fischer has 120 offices.