GEA Group

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GEA Group AG
Traded as FWBG1A
Industry Conglomerate
Founded 1881
Headquarters Düsseldorf, Germany
Key people
Jürg Oleas (CEO and chairman of the executive board), Jürgen Heraeus (Chairman of the supervisory board)
Products Heat exchangers, process engineering and related components, machinery and technology for refrigeration and livestock farming
Revenue €5.720 billion (2012)[1]
€561.6 million (2012)[1]
Profit €316.6 million (2012)[1]
Total assets €6.430 billion (end 2012)[1]
Total equity €2.166 billion (end 2012)[1]
Number of employees
24,498 (end 2012)[1]

GEA Group AG (Gesellschaft für Entstaubungsanlagen; from 2000 to 2005: mg technologies AG, before 2000: Metallgesellschaft), headquartered in Düsseldorf, Germany, is one of the largest system providers for food and energy processes with about EUR 5.7 billion revenue in 2012.

As an internationally operating technology group, the company focuses on process technology and components for demanding production processes in various end markets. The group generates about 70 percent of its revenue from the long-term growing food and energy industries.

The company's workforce comprised about 24,500 employees worldwide as of December 30, 2012. GEA Group is a market and technology leader in its business areas.

The company is listed in the MDAX index (G1A, WKN 660200).





  1. ^ a b c d e f "Annual Report 2012". GEA Group. Retrieved 11 March 2013. 

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