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Springer Nature is a research, educational, and professional publisher providing content to communities through a range of platforms, products, and services. The company offers imprints, books, journals, and resources to researchers, students, teachers, and professionals. Its major brands include Springer, Nature Research, Palgrave Macmillan, BioMed Central, Scientific American, Adis, and Apress.

TypePrivate
Founded2015
HQHeidelberg, DE
Websitespringernature.com
Employee Ratings3.3

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2020)8,111(+2%)
Revenue (FY, 2016)€1.6 B(+8%)
Cybersecurity ratingDMore

Key People/Management at Springer Nature

Frank Vrancken Peeters

Frank Vrancken Peeters

Chief Executive Officer, Member of the Management Board
Stefan von Holtzbrinck

Stefan von Holtzbrinck

Chairman
Ewald Walgenbach

Ewald Walgenbach

Deputy Chairman
Rachel Jacobs

Rachel Jacobs

Group General Counsel, Member of the Management Board
Charlotte Liu

Charlotte Liu

Chief Commercial Officer
Nikos Stathapoulos

Nikos Stathapoulos

Board Member
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Springer Nature Office Locations

Springer Nature has offices in Heidelberg, Berlin, Dingolfing, Dornstadt and in 63 other locations
Heidelberg, DE (HQ)
Tiergartenstraße 17
Berlin, DE
Geneststraße 5
Berlin, DE
Heidelberger Pl. 3
Dingolfing, DE
Bischöflich-Geistlicher-Rat-Josef-Zinnbauer-Straße 2
Dornstadt, DE
Lerchenbergstraße 27
Düsseldorf, DE
VDI-Platz 1
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Springer Nature Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2015
Springer Nature's latest valuation is reported to be €5.9 b.
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Springer Nature Revenue

Springer Nature's revenue was reported to be €1.62 b in FY, 2016
EUR

Revenue (FY, 2016)

1.6b

Market valuation

5.9b

Cash (31-Dec-2013)

58.7k
EURFY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2016

Revenue

875.0m981.0m943.0m1.5b1.6b

Revenue growth, %

12%(4%)59%
EURFY, 2013

Cash

58.7k

Accounts Receivable

70.9m

Current Assets

71.0m

PP&E

145.2
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Springer Nature Operating Metrics

May, 2015Sep, 2017Jul, 2019Aug, 2019

Countries

50

Scientific Magazines

3 k

New Books Yearly

12 k12 k12 k

Brands

8
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Springer Nature Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Apress
Biomed Central
J. B. Metzler
Macmillan Education
Nature Publishing Group
Palgrave Macmillan
Scientific American
Springer

Springer Nature Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

D

64/100

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Springer Nature Online and Social Media Presence

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Springer Nature News and Updates

Springer Nature Said to Kick Off 1 Billion-Euro IPO This Month

Springer Nature Said to Kick Off 1 Billion-Euro IPO This Month

SPi Global signs agreement to acquire SPS from Springer Nature Group

SINGAPORE and MANILA, Philippines, Dec. 03, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SPi Global, the market leading content technology and content solutions enterprise that provides data services and subject matter expertise to multiple industries, today announced it has signed a definitive agreement for the acqu…

BC Partners-Backed Springer Nature to Revive IPO Plans

BC Partners-Backed Springer Nature to Revive IPO Plans

UPDATE 2-Weak demand forces Springer Nature to cancel $3.2 bln float at last minute

* Science magazine publisher was due to float in Frankfurt on Wed

Springer Nature Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Springer Nature founded?

    Springer Nature was founded in 2015.

  • Who are Springer Nature key executives?

    Springer Nature's key executives are Frank Vrancken Peeters, Stefan von Holtzbrinck and Ewald Walgenbach.

  • How many employees does Springer Nature have?

    Springer Nature has 8,111 employees.

  • What is Springer Nature revenue?

    Latest Springer Nature annual revenue is €1.6 b.

  • What is Springer Nature revenue per employee?

    Latest Springer Nature revenue per employee is €199.7 k.

  • Who are Springer Nature competitors?

    Competitors of Springer Nature include MDPI, Cambridge University Press and Oxford University Press.

  • Where is Springer Nature headquarters?

    Springer Nature headquarters is located at Tiergartenstraße 17, Heidelberg.

  • Where are Springer Nature offices?

    Springer Nature has offices in Heidelberg, Berlin, Dingolfing, Dornstadt and in 63 other locations.

  • How many offices does Springer Nature have?

    Springer Nature has 69 offices.