HEINEKEN is a proud, independent global brewer committed to surprise and excite consumers with its brands and products everywhere. The brand that bears the founder's family name - Heineken® - is available in almost every country on the globe and is the world's most valuable international premium beer brand. It is our aim to be a leading brewer in each of the markets in which we operate and to have the world's most valuable brand portfolio. HEINEKEN wants to win in all markets with Heineken® and with a full brand portfolio in markets of choice. We are present in over 70 countries and operate more than 165 breweries. HEINEKEN is Europe's largest brewer and the world's third largest by volume. HEINEKEN is committed to the responsible marketing and consumption of its more than 250 international premium, regional, local and specialty beers and ciders. These include Heineken®, Amstel, Anchor, Biere Larue, Bintang, Birra Moretti, Cruzcampo, Desperados, Dos Equis, Foster's, Newcastle Brown Ale, Ochota, Primus, Sagres, Sol, Star, Strongbow, Tecate, Tiger and Zywiec. Our leading joint venture brands include Cristal and Kingfisher. The number of people employed is over 85,000.

Amsterdam, NL
Size (employees)
73,525 (est)
Heineken was founded in 1864 and is headquartered in Amsterdam, NL

Heineken Office Locations

Heineken has an office in Amsterdam
Amsterdam, NL (HQ)
21 Tweede Weteringplantsoen

Heineken Data and Metrics

Heineken Financial Metrics


Market capitalization (24-Jul-2017)

49.6 b

Closing share price (24-Jul-2017)

Heineken's current market capitalization is €49.6 b.

Heineken Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Kirin Holdings CompanyFebruary 14, 2017$1.1 b

Heineken Market Value History

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Heineken Online and Social Media Presence

Heineken News and Updates

A Heineken commercial puts Pepsi's 'protest' ad to shame

Heineken released a new ad targeting social awareness issues that puts Pepsi's Kendall Jenner "protest" ad to shame. The ad, titled "World's Apart," pairs people who hold opposing views on hot-button social issues like feminism, climate change, and transgender rights. The pa…

Heineken shows Pepsi the right way to make a politically charged ad

Can't we all just get along? That's been the premise of dozens of commercials since the United States elected Donald Trump and the United Kingdom opted for a Brexit, but none have really sold the message like Heineken's latest ad. The spot, which was hailed as an antidote to Pepsi's disaster…

Kirin has sold its Brazilian arm to Heineken for £570m

The world’s second largest brewer, Heineken, has agreed to buy Japanese rival Kirin's Brazilian operations for 2.2bn Brazillian reals (£567m). Heineken said the acquisition will take place in the first half of this year, and will make the Dutch drinks maker second-largest beer producer in Brazil.…

Heineken closes in on Punch Taverns

Heineken has moved a step closer to completing its acquisition of Punch Taverns after its investment vehicle bought a significant stake in the British pub chain group. The Dutch brewer announced today that Vine Acquisitions, the vehicle it shares with partner Patron Capital, built up its share in…

Breakingviews: Heineken Sets Sights on Brazil

The Dutch brewer is in talks to buy the Brazilian unit of Japan’s Kirin as brewers struggle to grow in a tough economy.
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