Revenue up over 8 per cent to around €5.82 billion
EBT grows approximately 14 per cent to around €270 million
EBT margin expected to increase to 4.6 per cent
Neckarsulm, 4 February 2021 – Unruffled by the coronavirus crisis, Bechtle AG grew strongly in the 2020 fiscal year, according to preliminary figures. Revenue rose largely organically by over 8per cent to around €5.82billion, from €5.37 billion in the prior year. Bechtle increased its pre-tax profit by around 14per cent to approximately €270million. The EBT margin is thus expected to be 4.6per cent. As of 31 December 2020, Bechtle had a total workforce of 12,180 (prior year: 11,487).
With a revenue increase of around 11 per cent, the fourth quarter saw very strong development. In the IT E-Commerce segment revenue increased more than 7 per cent, and in the IT System House & Managed Services segment it grew even more than 13 per cent compared to the prior year. Growth dynamics thus increased noticeably compared to the previous quarters.
Bechtle AG will publish the complete and audited results for the 2020 fiscal year on Friday, 19 March 2021.
Bechtle AG has made a very good start into its 40th anniversary year of 2023. The business volume increased by 15.8 per cent to €1,886.0 million. Maintaining the high dynamics of the prior year, Bechtle thus again grew much faster than the market. Revenue also underwent a very significant increase of 11.6 per cent to €1,538.5 million. Organic growth amounted to 8.5 per cent. Bechtle was able to step up its earnings before taxes (EBT) by 7.6 per cent to €79.7 million. The EBT margin of 5.2 per cent was almost the same level as in the prior year (5.4 per cent). As of 31 March 2023, Bechtle had 14,324 employees, a year-on-year increase of 1,358.
In Tangible Benefit Ltd., Bechtle AG has acquired a lucrative value-added reseller in the United Kingdom. Founded in 1997, the London-based company has an excellent reputa-tion and it is a well-known name in the industry.
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