United Internet

United Internet AG is one of the leading European internet companies, offering both internet access and cloud application services, under a broad variety of strong brands such as, inter alia, 1&1, GMX and WEB.DE. It is headquartered in Montabaur, Germany, but serves customers in many international markets.

Company Growth (employees)
Montabaur, DE
Size (employees)
8,114 (est)
United Internet was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in Montabaur, DE

United Internet Office Locations

United Internet has an office in Montabaur
Montabaur, DE (HQ)
57 Elgendorfer Str.

United Internet Data and Metrics

United Internet Financial Metrics

United Internet's revenue was reported to be €3.7 b in FY, 2015 which is a 22% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2015)

3.7 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2014 - FY, 2015), %


Gross profit (FY, 2015)

1.3 b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2015), %


Net income (FY, 2015)

366.6 m

EBIT (FY, 2015)

555.7 m

Cash (31-Dec-2015)

84.3 m
EURFY, 2014FY, 2015


3.1 b3.7 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

2 b2.4 b

Gross profit

1 b1.3 b
EURY, 2014Y, 2015


50.8 m84.3 m

Total Assets

3.7 b3.9 b

Total Debt

1.4 b1.5 b

Total Liabilities

2.5 b2.7 b
EURFY, 2014FY, 2015

Cash From Operating Activities

380.6 m554.5 m
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United Internet Operating Metrics

FY, 2014FY, 2015

Access Contracts

6.79 m7.8 m
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United Internet Revenue Breakdown

Traffic Overview of United Internet

United Internet Online and Social Media Presence

United Internet News and Updates

Here's the letter Spotify's founders wrote to the EU complaining Apple and Google are abusive (AAPL, GOOG)

Apple and Google are the two biggest companies in mobile, and some rivals think they're abusing that power. The chief executives of European tech firms including Spotify, Deezer, and the German startup factory Rocket Internet wrote to the EU complaining that big internet fi…

German marketing platform for small businesses, RankingCoach, raises €5 million

German RankingCoach, a marketing app for small businesses, raised €5 million from United Internet, a German internet services company. United Internet now has a 29.93% stake in the startup. The company plans to use the investment to expand its services and grow internationally. The post German marke…

Hanson Robotics built a Professor Einstein toy to teach kids science with a familiar face

 Hanson Robotics is making its first foray into the consumer electronics market with an educational toy called Professor Einstein. The device is a pint-sized, shuffling Albert Einstein that uses natural language processing, and other artificial intelligence capabilities, to comprehend and answer kid…

Final bids due today for web hosting company as global rivals close in

Final bids for Host Europe, a London-based website hosting company, are due today. It’s understood that rivals from around the world are battling for control of the group, with US internet provider GoDaddy and Germany’s United Internet – teamed up with teamed up with private equity firm Warburg P…

Term Sheet — Wednesday, November 9

On deals and dealmakers.

Warburg Pincus to acquire third of 1&1 Internet, now valued at €2.55 billion

US private equity firm Warburg Pincus is acquiring a third of German web hosting company 1&1 Internet, which is part of United Internet, for around €450 million. The deal values 1&1 Internet at €2.55 billion. Reuters reports that an as yet unformed holding company of Warburg Pincus will hand…
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