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Safran is an international technology group operating in the aviation, defense, and space markets. The company develops, produces, and markets engines and equipment for air and space, defense electronics, and security solutions. Its offerings include aircraft engines and nacelles, engine equipment, landing systems, electrical systems, avionics, and engineering services, launcher propulsion and equipment, satellite propulsion and equipment, and navigation systems.

TypePublic
Founded2005
HQParis, FR
Websitesafran-group.com
Employee Ratings3.7

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Employees (est.) (Oct 2020)81,200(-14%)
Job Openings1,388
Revenue (FY, 2019)€25.1 B(+20%)
Share Price (Jun 2021)€123.6
Cybersecurity ratingBMore

Key People/Management at Safran

Bernard Delpit

Bernard Delpit

CFO
Olivier Andriès

Olivier Andriès

Chief Executive Officer & Director
Stéphane Cueille

Stéphane Cueille

EVP, R&T and Innovation
Pascale Dubois

Pascale Dubois

Executive Vice President, Head of Communications and Philanthropy
Alex Fain

Alex Fain

Corporate Secretary
Bruno Durand

Bruno Durand

EVP Industrial, Purchasing and Performancee
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Safran Office Locations

Safran has offices in Paris, Assat, Bidos, Blagnac and in 84 other locations
Paris, FR (HQ)
2 Boulevard du Général Martial Valin
Assat, FR
2 Cours de l'Industrie
Bidos, FR
9 Rue Guynemer
Blagnac, FR
10 Place Marcel Dassault
Blagnac, FR
1 Rue Louis Blériot
Bourges, FR
10 Rue Didier Daurat
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Safran Financials and Metrics

Safran Revenue

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Safran's revenue was reported to be €25.1 b in FY, 2019 which is a 19.4% increase from the previous period.
EUR

Revenue (H1, 2020)

8.9b

Gross profit (H1, 2020)

4.3b

Gross profit margin (H1, 2020), %

48.7%

Net income (H1, 2020)

(325.0m)

EBIT (H1, 2020)

715.0m

Market capitalization (11-Jun-2021)

52.7b

Closing stock price (11-Jun-2021)

123.6

Cash (30-Jun-2020)

4.4b

EV

55.9b
Safran's current market capitalization is €52.7 b.
Annual
EURFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

16.9b21.0b25.1b

Revenue growth, %

3%24%19%

Cost of goods sold

9.0b12.0b13.6b

Gross profit

8.0b9.0b11.5b
Half Year
EURH1, 2017H1, 2018H1, 2019H1, 2020

Revenue

8.4b9.5b12.3b8.9b

Cost of goods sold

4.3b5.3b6.6b4.6b

Gross profit

4.1b4.3b5.8b4.3b

Gross profit Margin, %

49%45%47%49%
Annual
EURFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

4.9b1.9b2.6b

Accounts Receivable

5.3b5.4b6.2b

Prepaid Expenses

38.0m89.0m109.0m

Inventories

4.5b5.6b6.3b
Half Year
EURH1, 2017H1, 2018H1, 2019H1, 2020

Cash

6.8b2.4b2.5b4.4b

Inventories

4.6b5.6b6.2b6.3b

Current Assets

19.1b17.6b19.4b20.7b

PP&E

3.4b4.1b4.3b4.3b
Annual
EURFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Depreciation and Amortization

1.1b1.2b1.6b

Inventories

(308.0m)(393.0m)(590.0m)

Cash From Operating Activities

2.7b3.1b3.1b

Purchases of PP&E

(740.0m)(780.0m)(695.0m)
Half Year
EURH1, 2017H1, 2018H1, 2019H1, 2020

Depreciation and Amortization

419.0m523.0m740.0m833.0m

Inventories

(466.0m)(444.0m)(644.0m)(103.0m)

Cash From Operating Activities

1.3b1.4b1.7b1.3b

Purchases of PP&E

(345.0m)(387.0m)(332.0m)(273.0m)
EURH1, 2017

Debt/Equity

0.6 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

3.5 x
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Safran Operating Metrics

FY, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q3, 2017FY, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019FY, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020

Narrowbody Engines Delivered Year to Date

1.77 k1.06 k1.9 k4981.03 k1.58 k2.16 k5771.12 k2.13 k

CFM56 Engines Delivered Year to Date

1.69 k3457101.08 k1.44 k3125918341.04 k1532583273915484

LEAP Engines Delivered Year to Date

77811472574591864387411.12 k4248611.32 k1.74 k272450

High-Thrust Engines Delivered Year to Date

6861372563714869220130943511823436048998197
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Safran Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Zodiac AerospaceJanuary 19, 2017€8.5 b
AirtagDecember 09, 2015
Dictao SiegeAugust 29, 2014
Aerospace Propulsion ProductsMay 19, 2014
Eaton - Aerospace Power Distribution Management Solutions and ICS businessJanuary 20, 2014$270 m
Goodrich Lighting Systems GmbHMarch 27, 2013
ColibrysJanuary 31, 2013
Safran Power U.S.A. LLCOctober 16, 2012€300 m
Cassis InternationalJuly 12, 2012
Optovac Mecânica e OptoeletrônicaJune 13, 2012
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Safran Revenue Breakdown

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Safran revenue breakdown by business segment: 37.6% from Aircraft, Equipment, Defense and Aerosystems, 13.5% from Aircraft Interiors, 48.9% from Aerospace Propulsion and 0.1% from Other

Safran revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 21.3% from Other Europe, 19.8% from France, 8.9% from Africa & Middle East, 15.1% from Asia and Oceania and 35.0% from Americas

Safran Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

81/100

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Safran Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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Safran Online and Social Media Presence

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Safran News and Updates

Aviation Life Rafts Market 2020 Global Scenario with $1,524.52 Million of Industry Revenue by 2027 - Safran, Survitec Group Limited, Survival Equipment Services, TULMAR Safety Systems

The global aviation life rafts market was valued US$ 709.40 million in 2019 and is expected to reach US$ 1,524.52 million by 2027; it is estimated to grow at a CAGR of 9.9% during 2020–2027. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

Safran is committed to increase the number of women in the aeronautics industry

It was announced this year that Safran achieved a score of 89/100 on the French Equal Pay Index in 2019, up two points compared with 2018. Significant measures and tangible commitments have been taken to improve all aspects of professional equality within the Group – in particular with regard to bre…

Boeing’s 2020 ecoDemonstrator takes flight

As part of as their strategic partnership to advance sustainable aviation, Boeing and Etihad Airways tested technologies that focus on reducing emissions and noise as part of the 2020 ecoDemonstrator program. This program utilizes commercial aircraft to test technologies that can make aviation safer…

Safran’s new-generation Euroflir 410 observation system chosen for French Navy’s H160 helicopters

Babcock France, an engineering firm that provides support services for government strategic forces, has selected the new-generation Euroflir 410 optronic (electro-optical) system from Safran Electronics and Defense as part of the contract awarded by French defense procurement agency DGA (Direction G…

Management appointments at Safran

Olivier Andriès has been named Executive Vice President, effective September 10, 2020. He is a member of the Group's Executive Committee. As initially announced, Olivier Andriès will succeed Philippe Petitcolin as Chief Executive Officer of Safran on January 1, 2021.

Safran : Strong operational execution brings resilience in H1 2020

Covid-19 Safran activities held up well in Q1 but strongly impacted in Q2 Rapid and proactive approach to adapt all costs and preserve liquidity of the Group Group transformation agreement signed in France to deal with the consequences of the Covid-19 crisis Adjusted data Revenue at Euro 8,…
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Safran Blogs

The 2021 shareholder guide is available

Safran is pleased to provide you our 2021 Shareholder Guide. That guide will help you in your actions as a shareholder with practical informations and offer you direct access to the key data of your company.

Indigo selects CFM’s LEAP-1A engine for A320neos

MAY 21, 2021    WEST CHESTER, OH — 21 May 2021 — IndiGo today announced that it has selected CFM International LEAP-1A engines to power its fleet of 310 new Airbus A320neo, A321neo, and A321XLR aircraft. This agreement includes 620 new installed engines and associated spare engines, as well as a mul…

Safran acquires stake in SkyFive, a leading provider of high-speed broadband In-Flight Connectivity (IFC) services

Safran is pleased to announce that its fund, Safran Corporate Ventures, has invested in SkyFive as part of the company’s Series A investment round. The investment round was led by Safran Corporate Ventures together with STAR Capital, a European private equity fund manager with a track record of deve…

Safran selected to provide Landing Gear System for Bell V-280 Valor

Vélizy (France), May 6th, 2021 Safran Landing Systems has reached an agreement with Bell Textron Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company to provide the landing gear system for the V-280 Valor aircraft. Bell's V-280 Valor is a next generation tiltrotor aircraft proposed for the U.S. Army's Future Lo…

"Working at Safran makes me proud and is a personal triumph."

Siham, 39, is a woman who is very fulfilled in her job. As the head of two departments at Matis Aerospace, the Moroccan joint venture of Safran Electrical & Power and Boeing specializing in the manufacture of electrical harnesses, this accomplished manager supports her teams on the path to opera…

Q1 sales in line with recovery profile expectations in 2021

Paris, April 30, 2021   Pursuit of adaptation efforts Full-year 2021 outlook confirmed   Adjusted data Revenue at Euro 3,342 million, down (37.9)% on a reported basis Organic growth down (34.6)% across all divisions Consolidated data Revenue at Euro 3,289 million   Foreword All figures …
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Safran Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Safran founded?

    Safran was founded in 2005.

  • Who are Safran key executives?

    Safran's key executives are Bernard Delpit, Olivier Andriès and Stéphane Cueille.

  • How many employees does Safran have?

    Safran has 81,200 employees.

  • What is Safran revenue?

    Latest Safran annual revenue is €25.1 b.

  • What is Safran revenue per employee?

    Latest Safran revenue per employee is €309.1 k.

  • Who are Safran competitors?

    Competitors of Safran include Honeywell Aerospace, China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation and GE Aviation.

  • Where is Safran headquarters?

    Safran headquarters is located at 2 Boulevard du Général Martial Valin, Paris.

  • Where are Safran offices?

    Safran has offices in Paris, Assat, Bidos, Blagnac and in 84 other locations.

  • How many offices does Safran have?

    Safran has 108 offices.