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Novozymes is a company that provides biological solutions. It produces and sells industrial enzymes and microorganisms. The Company's solutions allow customers to achieve efficient use of raw materials, reduce energy consumption, replace traditional chemicals with sustainable alternatives, etc. Novozymes operates in the following industry groups: household care, food and beverages, bioenergy, agriculture and feed, and technical and pharma.

HQBagsværd, DK
Employee Ratings3.6

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2018)6,427(+3%)
Job Openings51
Revenue (FY, 2018)KR14.4 B
Share Price (Oct 2017)$54.1 (+2%)

Key People/Management at Novozymes

Peder Nielsen

Peder Nielsen

President, CEO
Tobias Cornelius Björklund

Tobias Cornelius Björklund

Head of Investor Relations
Tina Fano

Tina Fano

Executive Vice President, Agriculture & Bioenergy
Andrew Fordyce

Andrew Fordyce

Executive Vice President, Food & Beverages
Prisca Havranek-Kosicek

Prisca Havranek-Kosicek

CFO & Executive Vice President, Corporate Functions
Anders Lund

Anders Lund

Executive Vice President, Household Care & Technical
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Novozymes Office Locations

Novozymes has offices in Bagsværd, San Francisco, Davis, Houston and in 10 other locations
Bagsværd, DK (HQ)
36 Krogshøjvej
Buenos Aires, AR
Rua 10 Nº 753, B1629 MXA
Barigui, BR
R. Prof. Francisco Ribeiro, 683
Beijing, CN
No. 14 Shangdi Information Road, Haidian District
Guangzhou Shi, CN
Room 2203, Guangzhou International Electronic Building, No. 403 Huanshi East Road
Shanghai, CN
Room 1201, New Hongqiao Building, 55 Shaoshanguan Road
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Novozymes Financials and Metrics

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Novozymes's revenue was reported to be kr14.39 b in FY, 2018 which is a 1% decrease from the previous period.

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Novozymes's current market capitalization is $16.4 b.
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Novozymes Operating Metrics

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106 k188 k302 k

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8 8 8

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1.12 k1.05 k1.04 k

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Novozymes Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
OrganoBalance GmbHSeptember 15, 2016
Pacific Vet Group-USAOctober 05, 2015
TJ TechnologiesJune 25, 2013
Natural IndustriesNovember 28, 2012
Philom BiosOctober 31, 2007
Delta BiotechnologySeptember 19, 2006
Beta Renewables S.p.A.
Grundejerforeningen Hallas Park
Grundejerforeningen Smørmosen
MagnaBioAnalytics LLC
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Novozymes Revenue Breakdown

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Novozymes revenue breakdown by business segment: 5.5% from Technical and Pharma, 28.6% from Food and Beverages, 14.2% from Agriculture and Feed, 32.1% from Household Care and 19.5% from Bioenergy

Novozymes revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 34.8% from Rest of Europe, Middle East and Africa, 34.0% from North America, 20.2% from Asia Pacific, 9.6% from Latin America and 1.4% from Other

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Novozymes News and Updates

Global Clean Technology Market Report 2019 Top Key Players- Novozymes, Siemens Water, Suez Environment, Suzlon Energy and more...

A new market study, titled “Global Clean Technology Market Report 2019 - Market Size, Share, Price, Trend and Forecast”, has been featured on WiseGuyReports. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Novozymes appoints Ester Baiget from Dow as new CEO

Enzymes maker Novozymes said on Wednesday it had appointed Ester Baiget from Dow as the firm looks to boost its sales growth on the back of several profit warnings.

2019 Report on World Markets for Fermentation Ingredients with Profiles of Major Players Including Novozymes A/S, DSM Nutritional Products Ltd. and Danisco A/S

DUBLIN, June 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The "World Markets for Fermentation Ingredients" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The World Markets for Fermentation Ingredients Report includes: 122 data tables and 13 additional tables An overview of the global markets for ...

Global $1.5+ Bn Biofuel Enzymes Market Forecasts to 2024 Featuring DuPont, Iogen Corporation, Novozymes, Codexis, Inc., and MetGen

DUBLIN, April 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Biofuel Enzymes Market - Forecasts from 2019 to 2024" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. Biofuel Enzymes market is projected to grow at a CAGR of 9.05% to reach US$1,519.725 million by 2024, from US$903.772 million in...

Univar Solutions' NexusAg to Distribute Novozymes Biological Products in Canada

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., April 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Univar Inc. (NYSE: UNVR) ("Univar Solutions"), a global chemical and ingredient distributor and provider of value-added services, announced today that Novozymes has chosen Univar Solutions' NexusAg as the sole distributor for its...
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Novozymes Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Novozymes founded?

    Novozymes was founded in 2000.

  • Who are Novozymes key executives?

    Novozymes's key executives are Peder Nielsen, Tobias Cornelius Björklund and Tina Fano.

  • How many employees does Novozymes have?

    Novozymes has 6,427 employees.

  • What is Novozymes revenue?

    Latest Novozymes annual revenue is kr14.4 b.

  • What is Novozymes revenue per employee?

    Latest Novozymes revenue per employee is kr2.2 m.

  • Who are Novozymes competitors?

    Competitors of Novozymes include Element Solutions, FMC and DuPont.

  • Where is Novozymes headquarters?

    Novozymes headquarters is located at 36 Krogshøjvej, Bagsværd.

  • Where are Novozymes offices?

    Novozymes has offices in Bagsværd, San Francisco, Davis, Houston and in 10 other locations.

  • How many offices does Novozymes have?

    Novozymes has 15 offices.