Hero Group

    OverviewSuggest Edit

    Hero Group is a food-producing company. It offers natural spreads, nut and sandwich bars, baby toddler food, infant milk, gluten-free bread, breakfast cereals, pasta, cookies, biscuits, and other products.
    TypePrivate
    Founded1886
    HQLenzburg, CH
    Websitehero-group.ch
    Employee Ratings3.2

    Latest Updates

    Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)1,450(+2%)
    Cybersecurity ratingAMore

    Key People/Management at Hero Group

    Rob Versloot

    Rob Versloot

    Chief Executive Officer
    Karsten Boyens

    Karsten Boyens

    Chief Financial Officer​
    Markus Lenke

    Markus Lenke

    Chief Operations Officer
    Christian Schierbaum

    Christian Schierbaum

    Chief Marketing Officer
    Arend Oetker

    Arend Oetker

    Owner & Honorary Chairman
    Bill Parker

    Bill Parker

    Chief People Officer
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    Hero Group Office Locations

    Hero Group has offices in Lenzburg, Verona, Breda, Alfragide and in 3 other locations
    Lenzburg, CH (HQ)
    Karl Roth-Strasse 8
    Verona, IT
    Via Leoni, 4
    Breda, NL
    Teteringsedijk 279, postbus 3243
    Alfragide, PT
    Av. Laranjeiras 6
    Moskva, RU
    Poklonnaya Ulitsa, 3, building 4, floor 7
    Alcantarilla, ES
    Av. de Murcia, 1
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    Hero Group Financials and Metrics

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    Founding Date

    1886

    Hero Group Cybersecurity Score

    Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

    A

    97/100

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    Hero Group Online and Social Media Presence

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    Hero Group News and Updates

    World Gluten-Free Product Market Report 2021 Featuring Boulder Brands., The Hain Celestial Group, Dr. Schar, Hero Group, General Mills, Raisio, Farmo, Kellogg's, Valeo, and The Kraft Heinz

    Dublin, May 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Gluten-Free Product Market Report: Trends, Forecast and Competitive Analysis" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The global gluten-free product market is expected to grow with a CAGR of 10% from 2019 to 2024.

    Hero Group partners with MIT, University of Cambridge to launch new Indian edtech firm

    The new Indian edtech firm is expected to offer a mix of programs for professionals and higher education aspirants.

    Baby Gourmet is Acquired By the Hero Group

    After 15 years leading Canada’s organic baby food market, Baby Gourmet joins the Hero Group’s ‘goodness of nature’ portfolio After 15 years leading Canada’s organic baby food market, Baby Gourmet joins the Hero Group’s ‘goodness of nature’ portfolio

    Baby Finger Food Market Set to Witness Huge Growth by 2020-2027 Focusing on Leading Players Hero Group, Nestlé, S.A., Kraft-Heinz, Inc., Lotus Bakeries Corporate, Dana Dairy Group

    The baby finger food market in APAC is expected to reach US$ 7,779.74 million by 2027 from US$ 4,060.19 million in 2019; it is expected to grow at a CAGR of 8.6% from 2020 to 2027 Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

    Baby Finger Food Market: Year 2020-2027 and its detail analysis by Focusing on Top Key Players like Hero Group, Little Dish

    The baby finger food market was valued at US$ 18,589.43 million in 2019 and is projected to reach US$ 32,825.92 million by 2027; it is expected to grow at a CAGR of 7.4% from 2020 to 2027. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

    Hero Group Blogs

    Hero introduces new values

    Hero introduces new values Wednesday, August 25, 2021 Lenzburg Inclusive, company-wide consultation pro…

    New Coalition Announces Bold Plan to Decarbonize Europe’s Food System

    New Coalition Announces Bold Plan to Decarbonize Europe’s Food System Tuesday, May 4, 2021 Geneva Partne…

    Hero Group gains market share in a challenging year

    Hero Group gains market share in a challenging year Friday, March 26, 2021 Lenzburg Organic growth of 1…

    Hero Group enters Canadian baby food market

    Hero Group enters Canadian baby food market Monday, January 18, 2021 Lenzburg Baby Gourmet is #1 organi…

    Hero Group Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was Hero Group founded?

      Hero Group was founded in 1886.

    • Who are Hero Group key executives?

      Hero Group's key executives are Rob Versloot, Karsten Boyens and Markus Lenke.

    • How many employees does Hero Group have?

      Hero Group has 1,450 employees.

    • Who are Hero Group competitors?

      Competitors of Hero Group include Simplot Australia, ELPOZO and OK Foods.

    • Where is Hero Group headquarters?

      Hero Group headquarters is located at Karl Roth-Strasse 8, Lenzburg.

    • Where are Hero Group offices?

      Hero Group has offices in Lenzburg, Verona, Breda, Alfragide and in 3 other locations.

    • How many offices does Hero Group have?

      Hero Group has 12 offices.