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HELLA Group is a company that develops, manufactures, and sells lighting and electronic components and systems for the automotive industry and the aftermarket. It operates in three segments: Automotive, Aftermarket, and Special Applications. The Automotive segment offers headlamps, rear combination lamps, signal lamps, interior lamps, and lighting electronics, and body electronics. The Aftermarket segment trades in vehicle parts and accessories, as well as provides workshop equipment in the independent replacement parts market, and offers garage equipment. The Special Applications segment develops, manufactures, and markets lighting technology and electronic products for special vehicles, such as construction and agricultural machinery, buses, and motor homes.

TypePublic
Founded1899
HQLippstadt, DE
Websitehella.com
Employee Ratings3.7

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Employees (est.) (May 2020)36,311(-6%)
Job Openings186
Revenue (FY, 2019)€7 B
Share Price (Oct 2020)€41.8 (-3%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at HELLA

Rolf Breidenbach

Rolf Breidenbach

President & CEO
Werner Benade

Werner Benade

Member of the Management Board, Aftermarket and Special Applications
Bernard Schäferbarthold

Bernard Schäferbarthold

Member of the Management Board, Finance, Controlling, Information Technology and Process Management
Frank Huber

Frank Huber

Member of the Management Board, Automotive Lighting
Lea Corzilius

Lea Corzilius

Member of the Management Board, Human Resources
Björn Twiehaus

Björn Twiehaus

Member of the Management Board, Automotive Electronics
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HELLA Office Locations

HELLA has offices in Lippstadt, Berlin, Böblingen, Bremen and in 88 other locations
Lippstadt, DE (HQ)
Rixbecker Str. 75
Berlin, DE
Gutenbergstraße 4
Berlin, DE
Mariendorfer Damm 1
Berlin, DE
Ullsteinstraße 140
Bremen, DE
Dortmunder Str. 5
Böblingen, DE
Herrenberger Str. 130
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HELLA Financials and Metrics

HELLA Revenue

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HELLA's revenue was reported to be €6.99 b in FY, 2019 which is a 1% decrease from the previous period.
EUR

Revenue (Q1, 2020)

1.6b

Gross profit (Q1, 2020)

407.8m

Gross profit margin (Q1, 2020), %

26%

Net income (Q1, 2020)

77.1m

EBIT (Q1, 2020)

111.1m

Market capitalization (15-Oct-2020)

4.6b

Closing stock price (15-Oct-2020)

41.8

Cash (31-Aug-2019)

731.2m

EV

5.3b
HELLA's current market capitalization is €4.6 b.
Annual
EURFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

6.4b6.6b7.1b7.0b

Revenue growth, %

4%7%(1%)

Cost of goods sold

4.7b4.8b5.1b5.2b

Gross profit

1.7b1.8b2.0b1.8b
Quarterly
EURQ1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020

Revenue

1.5b1.7b1.5b1.6b1.6b1.6b1.6b1.8b1.7b1.8b1.8b1.6b1.6b

Cost of goods sold

1.1b1.2b1.1b1.1b1.2b1.2b1.2b1.3b1.2b1.3b1.3b1.2b1.2b

Gross profit

375.0m458.6m403.6m427.8m459.3m426.3m451.1m516.7m460.7m500.8m496.2m425.1m407.8m

Gross profit Margin, %

25%28%27%28%28%27%28%28%27%28%28%26%26%
Annual
EURFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

585.1m783.9m688.2m876.8m

Accounts Receivable

937.5m1.1b1.2b1.1b

Inventories

607.6m663.5m761.5m810.3m

Current Assets

2.6b3.0b3.1b3.6b
Annual
EURFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Depreciation and Amortization

395.8m412.0m443.6m383.2m

Inventories

(34.3m)(54.7m)(122.7m)(20.2m)

Accounts Payable

121.7m68.8m72.9m74.8m

Cash From Operating Activities

602.2m712.5m825.8m759.0m
EURQ1, 2016

Debt/Equity

0.6 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

2.5 x
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HELLA Operating Metrics

FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Countries Covered

35 35 35 35

Patent Applications

172 229 260

Production Sites

38 42

Products

40 k
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HELLA Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Asia Aftermarket Holding GmbH
avitea GmbH work and more
Behr-Hella Service GmbH
Behr-Hella Thermocontrol GmbH
Beijing Hella BHAP Automotive Lighting Co., Ltd.
CMD Industries Pty Ltd.
Docter Optics SE
Electra Hella's S.A.
HELLA Aglaia Mobile Vision GmbH
HELLA A / S
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HELLA Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

72/100

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HELLA Revenue Breakdown

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HELLA revenue breakdown by business segment: 5.8% from Special Applications, 9.7% from Aftermarket and 84.4% from Automotive

HELLA revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 16.1% from Rest of World, 30.5% from Europe without Germany, 33.6% from Germany and 19.8% from North, Central and South America

HELLA Online and Social Media Presence

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HELLA News and Updates

Global Automotive OE Lighting Market 2019-2034: Audi Leading the Way in LEDs with Help from Hella

DUBLIN, July 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Global Automotive OE Lighting Market - Forecasts to 2034" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. This report provides a comprehensive overview of the automotive OE global lighting sector, major suppliers, top 14 markets,...

Keyless Vehicle Access Control Systems Market to See Huge Growth in Future | Continental, Denso, Hella, Lear, Valeo, Calsonic Kansei, ZF, Alps, Omron

Stay up-to-date with Keyless Vehicle Access Control Systems market research offered by HTF MI. Check how key trends and emerging drivers are shaping this industry growth. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Global Automotive LED Headlamps Market 2019-2025 | Details Analysis By Top Key Hella, Magneti Marelli, Stanley Electric, Valeo, ZKW, Varroc, TYC Genera, DEPO And More

New Market Research Reports Title "Automotive LED Headlamps Market 2019 by Manufacturers, Countries, Type and Application, Forecast to 2025" Has Been Added to Reportsandmarkets Report Database. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Automotive Parts and Components Market looks to expand its size in Overseas Market | Sumitomo, Hella, Hanon Systems, Toyota Boshoku

Stay up-to-date with Automotive Parts and Components Market research offered by HTF MI. Check how key trends and emerging drivers are shaping this industry growth. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Automotive Head Lamp 2018 Global Market Key Players - Hyundai Mobis, General Electric, Hella KGAA Hueck & Co., Ichikoh Industries Ltd, Koito Manufacturing Co. Ltd, Koninklijke Philips N.V.......

Automotive Head Lamp – Global Market Growth, Opportunities, Analysis of Top Key Players and Forecast to 2025 Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Automatic Passenger Countor 2018 Global Market Key Players - Eurotech SpA, Iris, Urban Transportation Associates, Hella Aglaia Mobile Vision, Dilax Intelcom, Cubic, Cisco Systems, INIT, Alstom, Huawei Technologies......

Automatic Passenger Countor – Global Market Growth, Opportunities, Analysis of Top Key Players and Forecast to 2025 Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday
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HELLA Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was HELLA founded?

    HELLA was founded in 1899.

  • Who are HELLA key executives?

    HELLA's key executives are Rolf Breidenbach, Werner Benade and Bernard Schäferbarthold.

  • How many employees does HELLA have?

    HELLA has 36,311 employees.

  • What is HELLA revenue?

    Latest HELLA annual revenue is €7 b.

  • What is HELLA revenue per employee?

    Latest HELLA revenue per employee is €192.5 k.

  • Who are HELLA competitors?

    Competitors of HELLA include JTEKT, Signify and Sonepar.

  • Where is HELLA headquarters?

    HELLA headquarters is located at Rixbecker Str. 75, Lippstadt.

  • Where are HELLA offices?

    HELLA has offices in Lippstadt, Berlin, Böblingen, Bremen and in 88 other locations.

  • How many offices does HELLA have?

    HELLA has 106 offices.