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Valeo is an automotive supplier and partner to automakers that designs solutions for smart mobility, with a particular focus on intuitive driving and reducing CO2 emissions. It also develops, designs, and produces smart electrification, automated transmission systems, and clean engine solutions for vehicles as well as exterior and interior lighting, and wiper and sensor cleaning systems. The company operates through four business groups: Driving Assistance Systems, Powertrain Systems, Thermal Systems, and Visibility Systems.

TypePublic
Founded1923
HQParis, FR
Websitevaleo.com
Employee Ratings3.5

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)114,700
Job Openings376
Revenue (FY, 2019)€19.5 B(+2%)
Share Price (Oct 2020)€25.9 (-1%)
Cybersecurity ratingFMore

Key People/Management at Valeo

Jacques Aschenbroich

Jacques Aschenbroich

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Geoffrey Bouquot

Geoffrey Bouquot

Vice-President, Corporate Strategy and External Relations
Fabienne de Brébisson

Fabienne de Brébisson

Vice-President, Communications
Robert Charvier

Robert Charvier

Chief Financial Officer
Catherine Delhaye

Catherine Delhaye

Chief Ethics and Compliance Officer
Xavier Dupont

Xavier Dupont

President, Powertrain Systems Business Group
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Valeo Office Locations

Valeo has offices in Paris, Abbeville, Aix-en-Provence, Amiens and in 190 other locations
Paris, FR (HQ)
43 Rue Bayen
Abbeville, FR
157-159 route des Doullens
Aix-en-Provence, FR
1330 Rue Jean René Guillibert Gauthier de la Lauzière
Amiens, FR
81 Avenue Roger Dumoulin
Angers, FR
6 Rue François Cevert
Arcisses, FR
16 Avenue des Prés
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Valeo Financials and Metrics

Valeo Revenue

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Valeo's revenue was reported to be €19.48 b in FY, 2019 which is a 1.8% increase from the previous period.
EUR

Revenue (FY, 2019)

19.5b

Revenue growth (FY, 2018 - FY, 2019), %

1.8%

Gross profit (FY, 2019)

3.5b

Gross profit margin (FY, 2019), %

17.7%

Net income (FY, 2019)

394.0m

EBITDA (FY, 2019)

2.5b

EBIT (FY, 2019)

1.0b

Market capitalization (2-Oct-2020)

6.2b

Closing stock price (2-Oct-2020)

25.9

Cash (31-Dec-2019)

1.8b

EV

9.3b
Valeo's current market capitalization is €6.2 b.
Annual
EURFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

18.6b19.1b19.5b

Revenue growth, %

3%2%

Cost of goods sold

15.1b15.5b16.0b

Gross profit

3.5b3.7b3.5b
Half Year
EURH1, 2017H1, 2018H1, 2019

Revenue

9.5b9.9b9.8b

Cost of goods sold

7.7b7.9b8.0b

Gross profit

1.8b2.0b1.8b

Gross profit Margin, %

19%20%18%
Annual
EURFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

2.4b2.4b1.8b

Accounts Receivable

2.9b2.8b2.8b

Inventories

1.7b1.9b1.9b

Current Assets

7.7b7.6b7.0b
Half Year
EURH1, 2017H1, 2018H1, 2019

Cash

2.3b2.6b2.4b

Accounts Receivable

2.9b3.2b2.9b

Inventories

1.5b1.8b1.8b

Current Assets

7.2b8.2b7.8b
Annual
EURFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Net Income

965.0m642.0m394.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

949.0m1.1b1.4b

Inventories

(204.0m)(200.0m)29.0m

Accounts Payable

393.0m80.0m248.0m
Half Year
EURH1, 2017H1, 2018H1, 2019

Net Income

539.0m505.0m206.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

465.0m547.0m689.0m

Inventories

(77.0m)(141.0m)89.0m

Accounts Payable

272.0m213.0m204.0m
EURH1, 2017

EV/EBITDA

12.4 x

EV/EBIT

20.8 x

EV/CFO

15.6 x

Revenue/Employee

103.1k

Debt/Equity

0.8 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

3.5 x

P/E Ratio

27.7
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Valeo Operating Metrics

H1, 2017H2, 2017FY, 2017H1, 2018H2, 2018FY, 2018H1, 2019H2, 2019FY, 2019

Order Intake

€14.90 b€12.70 b€27.60 b€14 b€10.20 b€24.20 b€11.10 b€10.90 b€22 b

Patents Issued

42 k42.50 k33.34 k

Plants

184 186 191

Projects Funded

50 50 50
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Valeo Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
AsaphusJanuary 01, 2019
TransfrigJanuary 01, 2018
FTE automotiveOctober 31, 2017€414 m
CarzappSeptember 22, 2017
PrecicoMarch 31, 2017
gestigonFebruary 28, 2017
IchikohJanuary 20, 2017€145 m
CloudMadeNovember 10, 2016
SpherosApril 01, 2016€256 m
peikerMarch 01, 2016€283 m
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Valeo Cybersecurity Score

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F

58/100

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Valeo Revenue Breakdown

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Valeo revenue breakdown by business segment: 30.4% from Visibility Systems, 23.2% from Thermal Systems, 25.7% from Powertrain Systems, 18.4% from Comfort and Driving Assistance Systems and 2.3% from Other

Valeo revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 30.3% from Asia, 19.1% from North America, 41.5% from Other European Countries and Africa, 6.6% from France and 2.5% from Other

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Valeo Online and Social Media Presence

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Valeo News and Updates

Valeo Says Its Air Sterilization System Could Kill Covid-19, Other Viruses On Buses

French automotive supplier Valeo Group says it has found a way to greatly reduce the risk of infection on buses and motor coaches with what it claims is the “world’s most powerful air-sterilization system. How powerful? “We claim we can kill more than 95% of viruses,” said Guillaume Devauchelle V...

Automotive HVAC System 2020 Global Market Key Players - Sanden USA, DENSO, Hanon Systems, MAHLE, Valeo, Air International Thermal Systems - Analysis And Forecast To 2026

Wiseguyreports.Com Adds “Automotive HVAC System – Covid-19 impact on Global Market Growth, Opportunities, Analysis of Top Key Players and Forecast to 2026” To Its Research Database. Posted via Industry Today. Follow us on Twitter @IndustryToday

$2.7+ Billion Worldwide LiDAR Industry to 2025 - Featuring Leosphere, Waymo & Valeo Among Others

DUBLIN, July 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "LiDAR Market with COVID-19 Impact Analysis by Type (Mechanical, Solid-state), Installation Type, Service (Aerial Surveying, GIS services), Application (Corridor Mapping, Environment, Engineering, ADAS & Driverless Cars), Component, Range, and...

Valeo to support the French automotive recovery plan by locating new technologies like 48V in France

Valeo welcomes the measures announced by the French government under the automotive recovery plan, which was prepared rapidly and involved constructive collaboration with the French automotive industry. With a focus on the transition towards greener mobility, the plan combines measures to encourage …

Press release – Q1 2020 Sales

16 point outperformance in the first quarter in a market down 24%, acceleration in all geographic areas and Business Groups
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Valeo Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Valeo founded?

    Valeo was founded in 1923.

  • Who are Valeo key executives?

    Valeo's key executives are Jacques Aschenbroich, Geoffrey Bouquot and Fabienne de Brébisson.

  • How many employees does Valeo have?

    Valeo has 114,700 employees.

  • What is Valeo revenue?

    Latest Valeo annual revenue is €19.5 b.

  • What is Valeo revenue per employee?

    Latest Valeo revenue per employee is €169.8 k.

  • Who are Valeo competitors?

    Competitors of Valeo include Faurecia, Aptiv and Hella.

  • Where is Valeo headquarters?

    Valeo headquarters is located at 43 Rue Bayen, Paris.

  • Where are Valeo offices?

    Valeo has offices in Paris, Abbeville, Aix-en-Provence, Amiens and in 190 other locations.

  • How many offices does Valeo have?

    Valeo has 228 offices.