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Hikvision is a provider of video-centered IoT solutions and big data services. The company specializes in video surveillance technology, as well as audio and video encoding, video image processing, and related data storage, along with cloud computing, big data, and deep learning. Its product line includes network and analog cameras, network video recorders, enterprise network storage solutions, intelligent storage solutions, and accessories. Hikvision serves a wide range of industries, including public security, transportation, education, healthcare, financial institutions, and energy, as well as intelligent buildings, smart home tech, industrial automation, and automotive electronics.

TypePublic
Founded2001
HQHangzhou Shi, CN
Websitehikvision.com
Employee Ratings3.4
Overall CultureB

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)40,403(+18%)
Job Openings2,826
Revenue (FY, 2019)¥57.7 B(+16%)
Share Price (Jun 2021)¥60(+2%)
Cybersecurity ratingFMore

Key People/Management at Hikvision

Chen Zongnian

Chen Zongnian

Chairman
Gong Hongjia

Gong Hongjia

Vice Chairman
Hu Yangzhong

Hu Yangzhong

Director, General Manager (CEO)
Xi Ming Xu

Xi Ming Xu

Senior Vice President
Jeffrey He

Jeffrey He

Vice President, International Public Affairs
John Xiao

John Xiao

Vice President, Marketing
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Hikvision Office Locations

Hikvision has offices in Hangzhou Shi, City of Industry, Macquarie Park, Mount Waverley and in 33 other locations
Hangzhou Shi, CN (HQ)
555 Qianmo Rd, Binjiang Qu
Macquarie Park, AU
14a/2 Eden Park Dr
Mount Waverley, AU
Factory 12/475 Blackburn Rd
Bakı, AZ
90 A Nizami
São Paulo, BR
Praça Professor José Lannes, 40 - 15º andar - Cidade Monções
Quebec, CA
4848 Rue Levy, Saint-Laurent
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Hikvision Financials and Metrics

Hikvision Revenue

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Hikvision's revenue was reported to be ¥57.66 b in FY, 2019 which is a 15.7% increase from the previous period.
CNY

Revenue (H1, 2020)

24.3b

Gross profit (H1, 2020)

12.1b

Gross profit margin (H1, 2020), %

49.8%

Net income (H1, 2020)

4.7b

Market capitalization (18-Jun-2021)

560.1b

Closing stock price (18-Jun-2021)

60.0

Cash (30-Sept-2020)

26.7b

EV

542.6b
Hikvision's current market capitalization is ¥560.1 b.
Annual
CNYFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

41.9b49.8b57.7b

Revenue growth, %

31%19%16%

Cost of goods sold

23.5b27.5b31.1b

Gross profit

18.4b22.4b26.5b
Half Year
CNYH1, 2018H1, 2019H1, 2020

Revenue

20.9b23.9b24.3b

Cost of goods sold

11.6b12.8b12.2b

Gross profit

9.3b11.1b12.1b

Gross profit Margin, %

44%46%50%
Annual
CNYFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

16.5b26.6b27.1b

Accounts Receivable

18.3b19.2b22.3b

Prepaid Expenses

527.6m460.3m309.7m

Inventories

4.9b5.7b11.3b
Quarterly
CNYQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Cash

11.4b13.8b18.3b23.7b21.8b21.2b23.5b22.1b26.7b

Accounts Receivable

19.9b16.9b20.2b17.0b19.5b22.6b21.1b22.3b24.1b

Prepaid Expenses

527.9m403.1m454.1m595.0m657.4m698.8m422.5m405.1m353.7m

Inventories

5.3b5.5b5.8b5.9b8.6b9.8b12.5b11.2b11.2b
Annual
CNYFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

8.7b11.4b12.5b

Depreciation and Amortization

175.9m479.7m674.8m

Inventories

171.3m(1.0b)(5.7b)

Accounts Payable

504.2m752.1m3.8b
Quarterly
CNYQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Cash From Operating Activities

(3.9b)(1.6b)2.6b(3.0b)(431.1m)124.3m(4.0b)70.0m5.5b

Capital Expenditures

(822.3m)(1.6b)(2.0b)(382.1m)(730.5m)(1.3b)(545.9m)(1.4b)(1.6b)

Cash From Investing Activities

(1.7b)986.1m1.3b(447.2m)(684.7m)(1.3b)(824.5m)(1.5b)(1.8b)

Long-term Borrowings

(304.1m)(1.7b)(4.8b)(4.2b)(4.7b)(3.3b)(519.0m)(1.5b)(1.7b)
CNYFY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

1.6m

Debt/Equity

0.1 x

Debt/Assets

0.1 x

Financial Leverage

1.7 x
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Hikvision Operating Metrics

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

Branches

76

Countries Covered

150150

Patents Issued Yearly

9076848501.34 k

Patents to Date

1.25 k1.96 k2.81 k4.12 k
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Hikvision Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Hangzhou Haikang Ximu Intelligent Technology Co.April 30, 2017¥9.78 m
PyronixMay 20, 2016
Secure Holdings LimitedMay 19, 2016¥178.27 m
Hangzhou ZhichengJanuary 26, 2016¥24 m
Beijing Brainaire Storage Technology Co., Ltd.
Beijing Hikvision Security Technology Services Co., Ltd.
Chengdu Hikvision Digital Technology Co., Ltd.
Chongqing Hikvision Science and Technology Co., Ltd.
Chongqing Hikvision System Technology Co., Ltd.
Cooperative Hikvision Europe U.A.
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Hikvision Revenue Breakdown

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Hikvision revenue breakdown by business segment: 15.3% from Central Control Equipment, 47.1% from Front-End Equipment, 14.9% from Others, 13.0% from Back-End Equipment and 9.6% from Other

Hikvision revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 28.2% from Overseas and 71.8% from Domestic

Hikvision Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

F

46/100

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Hikvision Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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Hikvision Online and Social Media Presence

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Hikvision Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    71/100

  • CEO Rating

    D-

    57/100

  • Compensation

    C+

    66/100

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Hikvision News and Updates

Hikvision announces its Webcam debut

HANGZHOU, China, June 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Hikvision, an IoT solution provider with video as its core competence, today announced the launch of its brand-new webcam products to the global market. The product family currently comprises four different series – Ultra, Pro, Live, and Value...

Hikvision unveils its digital showroom, bringing a new virtual experience to customers worldwide

HANGZHOU, China, May 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Hikvision, an IoT solution provider with video as its core competency, today announced the launch of the online Hikvision Digital Showroom. The showroom allows customers to explore core technologies, flagship products, and trending...

Hikvision releases ColorVu 2.0 cameras now with 4K and varifocal options

HANGZHOU, China, Oct. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Hikvision, an IoT solution provider with video as its core competency, announced its new generation of ColorVu cameras for more vivid 24/7 colorful imaging, and has first included 4K and varifocal options in the full-color offerings. In video...

Hikvision bringt AX PRO auf den Markt - für umfassende drahtlose Alarmlösungen

HANGZHOU, China, 15. September 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Hikvision, ein Anbieter von IoT-Lösungen mit Video als Kernkompetenz, hat seine neue Generation drahtloser Alarmsysteme angekündigt: das „AX PRO". Das System bietet umfassende Alarmlösungen sowohl beim Einsatz in privaten als auch in...

Hikvision lance AX PRO pour des solutions d'alarme sans fil complètes

HANGZHOU, Chine, 8 septembre 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Hikvision, un fournisseur de solutions IdO dont la vidéo est la compétence principale, a annoncé sa nouvelle génération de systèmes d'alarme sans fil, l'AX PRO, offrant des solutions d'alarme complètes pour les applications résidentielles...

A Hikvision lança o AX PRO, com soluções amplas de alarme sem fio

HANGZHOU, China, 7 de setembro de 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- A Hikvision, uma provedora de soluções da Internet das coisas (IoT) que tem o vídeo como sua principal competência, anunciou a nova geração de sistemas de alarme sem fio, o AX PRO, oferecendo amplas soluções de alarme para residências...
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Hikvision Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Hikvision founded?

    Hikvision was founded in 2001.

  • Who are Hikvision key executives?

    Hikvision's key executives are Chen Zongnian, Gong Hongjia and Hu Yangzhong.

  • How many employees does Hikvision have?

    Hikvision has 40,403 employees.

  • What is Hikvision revenue?

    Latest Hikvision annual revenue is ¥57.7 b.

  • What is Hikvision revenue per employee?

    Latest Hikvision revenue per employee is ¥1.4 m.

  • Who are Hikvision competitors?

    Competitors of Hikvision include Hanwha Group, Dahua and Motorola Solutions.

  • Where is Hikvision headquarters?

    Hikvision headquarters is located at 555 Qianmo Rd, Binjiang Qu, Hangzhou Shi.

  • Where are Hikvision offices?

    Hikvision has offices in Hangzhou Shi, City of Industry, Macquarie Park, Mount Waverley and in 33 other locations.

  • How many offices does Hikvision have?

    Hikvision has 37 offices.