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VAT Group is engaged in the manufacture of industrial valves. The Company focuses on designing and producing vacuum valves for semiconductor, display and solar panel manufacturing, as well as for a range of industry and research applications. Its activities are divided into three business areas: Valves, Global Services and Industry. The Valves division provides isolation, control and transfer valves used in vacuum-based manufacturing processes. The Global Services area offers advisory and after sales services, such as trainings, equipment repair and overhaul, valve upgrade and spare parts sale. The Industry segment manufactures and markets welded bellows, machine parts, mechanical components and assemblies.
TypePublic
Founded1965
HQSennwald, CH
Websitevatvalve.com
Employee Ratings3.5
Overall CultureA+

Latest Updates

Employees (est.) (Feb 2019)1,927
Job Openings49
Revenue (FY, 2017)CHF692.4 M
Share Price (Oct 2021)CHF427.6(+3%)
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Key People/Management at VAT Group

Heinz Kundert

Heinz Kundert

Vice-Chairman
Stephan Bergamin

Stephan Bergamin

CFO
Fabian Chiozza

Fabian Chiozza

Chief Financial Officer
Martin Komischke

Martin Komischke

Chairman
Thomas Berden

Thomas Berden

COO
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VAT Group Office Locations

VAT Group has offices in Sennwald, San Jose, Montbonnot-Saint-Martin, Dresden and in 6 other locations
Sennwald, CH (HQ)
1 Seelistrasse
Montbonnot-Saint-Martin, FR
26 Avenue Jean Kuntzmann
Dresden, DE
Zur Wetterwarte 50/Haus 337/G
Yokohama, JP
7F Yokohama Plaza Building, 2-6 Kinko-cho Kanagawa-ku
Pyeongtaek, KR
55-16 Mogok-gil, Songtan-dong
Hagestein, NL
Biezenweg 9
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VAT Group Financials and Metrics

VAT Group Revenue

VAT Group's revenue was reported to be CHF692.42 m in FY, 2017
CHF

Revenue (FY, 2017)

692.4m

Gross profit (FY, 2017)

431.9m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2017), %

62.4%

Net income (FY, 2017)

115.7m

EBITDA (FY, 2017)

212.2m

EBIT (FY, 2017)

178.7m

Market capitalization (22-Oct-2021)

12.8b

Closing stock price (22-Oct-2021)

427.6

Cash (31-Dec-2017)

72.0m

EV

13.0b
VAT Group's current market capitalization is CHF12.8 b.
CHFFY, 2017

Revenue

692.4m

Cost of goods sold

260.5m

Gross profit

431.9m

Gross profit Margin, %

62%
CHFFY, 2017

Cash

72.0m

Accounts Receivable

108.7m

Prepaid Expenses

1.6m

Inventories

110.7m
CHFFY, 2017

Net Income

115.7m

Depreciation and Amortization

33.5m

Inventories

(53.2m)

Accounts Payable

41.1m
CHFFY, 2017

Debt/Equity

0.4 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

1.8 x
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VAT Group Revenue Breakdown

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VAT Group revenue breakdown by business segment: 8.2% from Industry, 13.1% from Global Service and 78.7% from Valves

VAT Group revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 13.9% from Korea, 11.1% from Singapore, 15.0% from Japan, 33.0% from USA, 10.8% from Asia, 12.8% from Europe and 3.3% from Other

VAT Group Online and Social Media Presence

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VAT Group Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A+

    88/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    100/100

  • Compensation

    A+

    95/100

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VAT Group News and Updates

VAT Group Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was VAT Group founded?

    VAT Group was founded in 1965.

  • Who are VAT Group key executives?

    VAT Group's key executives are Heinz Kundert, Stephan Bergamin and Fabian Chiozza.

  • How many employees does VAT Group have?

    VAT Group has 1,927 employees.

  • What is VAT Group revenue?

    Latest VAT Group annual revenue is CHF692.4 m.

  • What is VAT Group revenue per employee?

    Latest VAT Group revenue per employee is CHF359.3 k.

  • Who are VAT Group competitors?

    Competitors of VAT Group include ASCO Valve, Melexis and El Camino Technologies.

  • Where is VAT Group headquarters?

    VAT Group headquarters is located at 1 Seelistrasse, Sennwald.

  • Where are VAT Group offices?

    VAT Group has offices in Sennwald, San Jose, Montbonnot-Saint-Martin, Dresden and in 6 other locations.

  • How many offices does VAT Group have?

    VAT Group has 12 offices.