Festo Overview

  • Founded
  • 1925
  • Status
  • Private
  • Employees
  • 21,000
  • Latest Deal Type
  • Accelerator/​Inc
  • Investors
  • 1

Festo General Information


Developer of pneumatic and electrical motion sensor technology designed to increase productivity in industrial and process automation. The company's technology offers pneumatic drives, servo-pneumatic positioning systems, electromechanical drives, motors and controllers, grippers, handling systems, vacuum technology, valves, valve terminals, sensors, image processing systems and pneumatic fittings systems, enabling industrial workers to automate processes and reduce time and cost.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Accelerator/Incubator Backed
Primary Industry
Electrical Equipment
Other Industries
Machinery (B2B)
Automation/Workflow Software
Primary Office
  • Ruiter Straße 82
  • 73734 Esslingen
  • Germany
+49 0711 0000
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Festo Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Raised to Date Post-Val Status Stage
1. Accelerator/Incubator 09-Feb-2015 Completed Generating Revenue
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Festo Comparisons

HQ Location
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
Developer of pneumatic and electrical motion sensor technology designed to increase productivity in industrial and proce
Electrical Equipment
Esslingen, Germany
21,000 As of 2019


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Festo Competitors (26)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Danfoss Formerly PE-Backed Nordborg, Denmark 00000 00.00 0000 00.00
00000 & 0000000 00 Corporation Bloomfield, CT
000000000 + 000000 Corporate Backed or Acquired Eggelsberg, Austria 0000 000000&0
00000 000000000000 Corporate Backed or Acquired Bellingham, WA 000000&0
0000000 Corporation Los Angeles, CA
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Festo Executive Team (11)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Oliver Jung Chairman of the Management Board & Chief Executive Officer
Alfred Goll Head of Pneumatic Specialist
Sebastian Unseld Mergers & Acquisitions Specialist
Nader Imani Executive Vice President of Global Education
Gerhard Borho Head, Finance & Member of the Management Board
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Festo Board Members (14)

Name Representing Role Since
Ansgar Kriwet Festo Member of the Management Board Sales 000 0000
Christina Stoll Festo Board Member 000 0000
Curt Stoll Festo Vice Chairman 000 0000
Dirk Erik Loebermann Festo Member of the Management Board Operations 000 0000
Frank Melzer Ph.D Festo Member of the Management Board Product and Technology Management 000 0000
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Festo Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %ile
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Festo Investors (1)

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info
Science Park Jönköping Accelerator/Incubator 000 0000 000000 0
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Festo Investments & Acquisitions (7)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
0000000 17-Apr-2018 000000000000000000 IT Consulting and Outsourcing 00000 000000 00.0
000000000000 00000 12-Apr-2016 000000000000000000 Electronic Components
00000000 23-Dec-2015 00000 00000 00 00000 Alternative Energy Equipment
0000000 00000000 01-Jan-2015 000000000000000000 Machinery (B2B)
Festo Didactic 20-Jun-2014 Merger/Acquisition Educational Software 00000 00000
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Festo Subsidiaries (4)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Resolto IT Consulting and Outsourcing Herford, Germany 2003
00000 00000000 000 Distributors/Wholesale Frankenthal, Germany 0000
000000000000 00000 Electronic Components Burg, Switzerland 0000
00000 00000000 Educational Software Farmingdale, NJ 0000
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Festo Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
00000 000000000 14-May-2003 000000000 00000 Completed
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