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HENSOLDT is a supplier for platform independent offerings deployed across the domains air, sea, land and security for armed and security forces. Its business is divided into two segments: Sensors and Optronics. HENSOLDT's main areas of activity include the protection of borders and critical infrastructures, air defense, mission management and platform self-protection, force protection, signal intelligence and data links, as well as night vision devices, laser rangefinders and optronic targeting equipment. Itss solutions are deployed on various platforms, including helicopters, aircraft, unmanned aerial vehicles, ships and submarines, armoured vehicles as well as satellites.

TypePublic
Founded2017
HQTaufkirchen, DE
Websitehensoldt.net
Employee Ratings3.6

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)5,227(+19%)
Revenue (FY, 2020)€1.2 B(+9%)
Share Price (Nov 2021)€14.5
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Key People/Management at HENSOLDT

Thomas Müller

Thomas Müller

Chief Executive Officer
Axel Salzmann

Axel Salzmann

Chief Financial Officer
Peter Schlote

Peter Schlote

Chief Operating Officer
Solms U. Wittig

Solms U. Wittig

General Counsel
Peter Fieser

Peter Fieser

Chief Human resources Officer
Erwin Paulus

Erwin Paulus

Head of Radar
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HENSOLDT Office Locations

HENSOLDT has offices in Taufkirchen, Aalen, Immenstaad am Bodensee, Oberkochen and in 21 other locations
Taufkirchen, DE (HQ)
Willy-Messerschmitt-Straße 3
Aalen, DE
Heinrich-Rieger-Straße 1
Immenstaad am Bodensee, DE
Graf-von-Soden-Straße
Oberkochen, DE
Carl-Zeiss-Straße 22
Pforzheim, DE
Karlsruher Str. 91
Ulm, DE
Wörthstraße 85
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HENSOLDT Financials and Metrics

HENSOLDT Revenue

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HENSOLDT's revenue was reported to be €1.21 b in FY, 2020 which is a 8.3% increase from the previous period.
EUR

Revenue (H1, 2021)

486.2m

Gross profit (H1, 2021)

71.8m

Gross profit margin (H1, 2021), %

14.8%

Net income (H1, 2021)

(28.5m)

EBIT (H1, 2021)

(21.9m)

Market capitalization (9-Nov-2021)

1.5b

Closing stock price (9-Nov-2021)

14.5

Cash (30-Jun-2021)

281.8m

EV

2.2b
HENSOLDT's current market capitalization is €1.5 b.
Annual
EURFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

1.1b1.1b1.2b

Revenue growth, %

20%1%8%

Cost of goods sold

900.4m855.2m936.1m

Gross profit

203.8m254.9m270.8m
Half Year
EURH1, 2020H1, 2021

Revenue

440.3m486.2m

Cost of goods sold

374.8m414.4m

Gross profit

65.5m71.8m

Gross profit Margin, %

15%15%
Annual
EURFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

227.6m137.4m645.5m

Accounts Receivable

338.1m290.8m282.0m

Inventories

407.0m411.1m403.7m

Current Assets

1.1b1.1b1.6b
Half Year
EURH1, 2021

Cash

281.8m

Accounts Receivable

242.1m

Inventories

501.3m

Current Assets

1.4b
Annual
EURFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

(59.9m)8.2m(64.5m)

Depreciation and Amortization

124.4m129.6m120.8m

Inventories

15.4m(17.8m)5.3m

Accounts Payable

(860.0k)
Half Year
EURH1, 2020H1, 2021

Net Income

(88.9m)(28.5m)

Depreciation and Amortization

57.7m60.1m

Inventories

(33.2m)(93.2m)

Accounts Payable

(16.6m)25.5m
EURFY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

247.1k

Debt/Equity

-12.9 x

Debt/Assets

1.1 x

Financial Leverage

-11.9 x
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HENSOLDT Operating Metrics

FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020H1, 2021

Order Intake (Sensors)

€879 m€658 m€2.24 b€1.9 b

Order Intake (Optronics)

€281 m€383 m€308.3 m€209.6 m

Backlog (Sensors)

€1.69 b€1.57 b€2.83 b€4.32 b

Backlog (Optronics)

€568 m€634 m€600 m€703 m
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HENSOLDT Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Sail Labs TechnologyJanuary 20, 2020
Kelvin Hughes LimitedJune 29, 2017
HENSOLDT AvionicsMay 12, 2017
Antycip Iberica SL
Antycip Technologies S.A.S
A/S Kelvin Hughes
Deutsche Elektronik Gesellschaft für Algerien (DEGFA) GmbH 1
EURO-ART International EWIV
EUROAVIONICS Germany
EuroAvionics GmbH
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HENSOLDT Revenue Breakdown

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HENSOLDT revenue breakdown by business segment: 23.8% from Optronics and 76.2% from Sensors

HENSOLDT revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 12.6% from Middle East, 74.5% from Europe and 12.8% from Other

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HENSOLDT News and Updates

Hensoldt wins deal for German airspace surveillance

Sensor solutions provider Hensoldt is supplying new radars to the German Armed Forces to modernise their airspace surveillance and build up Ballistic Missile Defence (BMD) capabilities.

Nano Dimension, Hensoldt Invest $6M In 3D Electronic Printing Joint Venture

3D-Printed Electronics provider Nano Dimension Ltd collaborated with defense and security electronics and sensor solutions provider Hensoldt AG OTCHAGHY in a $6 million joint venture entity named J.A.M.E.S. GmbH.

Hensoldt erhält Auftrag für Bundeswehr-Aufklärungssystem Pegasus

Der Rüstungskonzern hat gemeinsam mit anderen Firmen den Großauftrag an Land gezogen. Insgesamt fließen gut 1,25 Milliarden Euro an die Unternehmen.

Hensoldt-THEON consortium to produce NVG sets for Belgium and Germany

A consortium of Hensoldt Optronics and THEON Sensors has received a contract from the Organisation for Joint Armament Co-operation Executive Administration (OCCAR-EA) to produce night vision goggles (NVG).

Hensoldt to upgrade test equipment of COBRA artillery location radars

German sensor specialist Hensoldt has been awarded a contract to upgrade the COBRA artillery location radar’s test equipment.

HENSOLDT announces the appointment of Celia Pelaz to the company’s Management Board

HENSOLDT has announced the appointment of Celia Pelaz to the Management Board of the company as of July 1, 2021. As Chief Strategy Officer, she will be responsible for the strategic positioning of HENSOLDT, as well as its business development.
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HENSOLDT Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was HENSOLDT founded?

    HENSOLDT was founded in 2017.

  • Who are HENSOLDT key executives?

    HENSOLDT's key executives are Thomas Müller, Axel Salzmann and Peter Schlote.

  • How many employees does HENSOLDT have?

    HENSOLDT has 5,227 employees.

  • What is HENSOLDT revenue?

    Latest HENSOLDT annual revenue is €1.2 b.

  • What is HENSOLDT revenue per employee?

    Latest HENSOLDT revenue per employee is €230.9 k.

  • Who are HENSOLDT competitors?

    Competitors of HENSOLDT include General Dynamics, BAE Systems and Lockheed Martin Global.

  • Where is HENSOLDT headquarters?

    HENSOLDT headquarters is located at Willy-Messerschmitt-Straße 3, Taufkirchen.

  • Where are HENSOLDT offices?

    HENSOLDT has offices in Taufkirchen, Aalen, Immenstaad am Bodensee, Oberkochen and in 21 other locations.

  • How many offices does HENSOLDT have?

    HENSOLDT has 26 offices.