Dussmann Group: Latest news

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Dussmann Group: Latest news

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Catherine von Fürstenberg-Dussmann, Chairwoman of the Board of Trustees of the Dussmann Group and Wolf-Dieter Adlhoch, Chairman of the Executive Board  | © Dussmann Group / Foto: Kay Herschelmann
Dussmann Group achieves record sales in its anniversary year 2023
Dussmann Group increases sales by 9% to over 3 billion euros in its anniversary year 2023 thanks to strong organic growth.
Dussmann Group supports the economic alliance “We stand for values”
The Dussmann Group is taking a clear stand for an open and diverse Europe
Under the name “We stand for values”, the Dussmann Group has joined forces with 30 large and well-known German companies to form an alliance for diversity, openness and tolerance.
„Wir pflanzen Zukunft“ war das Motto der Jubiläumsaktion zum 60. Geburtstag der Dussmann Group
With heart, hand, and shovel: Dussmann team plants the future in Berlin’s Grunewald forest
Employees worldwide volunteered as part of a campaign marking the 60th anniversary of the Dussmann Group.
Portrait of Jörg Braesecke, Member of the executive board of the Dussmann Group
Changes in the Dussmann Group Executive Board
Dussmann Group Executive Board member Jörg Braesecke, who has been with the company for 20 years and has been responsible for the Care & Kids division since 2006, will leave the company at the end of the year.
12th Dussmann Music Competition: High artistic Level and Record Number of Participants
Prize winners of the 12th Dussmann Music Competition for the Carl Philip Emanuel Bach Musikgymnasium selected • Twelve soloists and one chamber music ensemble awarded prizes •Top-class jury consisting of members of the Staatsoper
Team photo with representatives of Code Blue Ltd. and Dussmann Group
Enhancing Security: Dussmann and Code Blue Launch Innovative Cybersecurity Joint Venture
Dussmann bolsters services with comprehensive cyber security solutions, safeguarding organizations throughout the entire lifecycle: before, during, and after cyberattacks, fortifying the strongest protection shield
Interview from the Tagesspiegel with Catherine von Fürstenberg-Dussmann
"We do not forget our DNA and values"
The Dussmann Group is celebrating its 60th birthday - read an jubilee interview with Catherine von Fürstenberg-Dussmann, Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Dussmann Group. It is about the founding days of the company and the many ideas on the way to today's service portfolio.
Anniversary film celebrating the 60th anniversary of the Dussmann Group
Employees show their 60th in short video messages!
Catherine von Fürstenberg-Dussmann and Wolf-Dieter Adlhoch (right) at the annual press conference in Berlin. Left: Head of Group Communications Markus Talanow
Dussmann Group marks 60th anniversary presenting record figures for fiscal 2022
Profitable growth: service company increases Group sales for 2022 by more than 20%, to €2.8 billion, while keeping profitability at a high level
Portrait of Catherine von Fürstenberg-Dussmann and Wolf-Dieter Adlhoch
"Caregivers are as valuable as gold"
60 years of the Dussmann Group – on the occasion of the company jubilee the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (FAZ) published a business talk with Catherine von Fürstenberg-Dussmann, Chairwoman of the Board of Trustees, and Wolf-Dieter Adlhoch, CEO of the Dussmann Group.
Dussmann Group Flags
Dussmann Group refreshes its brand appearance on its 60th anniversary
Initials of founder Peter Dussmann remain part of the logo • Brand appearance is clear, calm and distinctive • In the summer of 2022, the service provider has already renewed its operational brand "Dussmann”
Catherine von Fürstenberg-Dussmann and Wolf-Dieter Adlhoch (right) at the annual press conference in Berlin. Left: Head of Group Communications Markus Talanow | © Thomas Ecke
Dussmann Group achieves record sales in the 2021 financial year with Next Level Strategy
Consolidated Group sales grow by 11.2% to record level of €2.31 billion • Organic and acquisition-driven growth through the consistent implementation of the Next Level Strategy
The Dussmann Group emerges strongly from the pandemic and continues to drive strategic business development
The Dussmann Group fulfills an important role as a stable and flexible partner in the fight against the coronavirus // Growth initiatives pave the way for entry into new fields of business as a leader in quality and innovation // The new company division, Dussmann Technical Solutions grows strongly // Pandemic-related falloff in catering operations and at Dussmann das KulturKaufhaus
The Dussmann Group acquires the Janus Group in Austria
The Janus Group is a specialist provider of cleaning and disinfection services to the healthcare sector / Dussmann Service Austria strengthens its cleaning and disinfection expertise for healthcare / The acquisition is a further step towards implementation of next-level strategy
© Mainova board member Norbert Breidenbach, Dussmann executive board spokesman, Wolf-Dieter Adlhoch, Mainova board chairman Dr. Constantin H. Alsheimer, Dussmann CFO Dieter Royal, Björn Dethlefsen
Mainova and Dussmann found joint venture Chargemaker for e-mobility solutions
Full service package by Chargemaker answers demands of corporate clients who require on-premise e-charging solutions • Joint venture partners pool expertise in energy supply, the establishment of charging infrastructure and technical facility management • Nationwide service provision planned
The Dussmann Group continues to grow in 2019 and makes a significant contribution to overcoming the corona crisis
In 2019, consolidated group sales increase in all sections of the company by a total of 6.3 % / Strategic development is driven by the establishment of Dussmann Technical Solutions
© Hakan Lanfredi is responsible within the Dussmann Executive Board for the international service business (EMEA)
Dussmann sells business in mainland China and Hong Kong to CITIC Capital
Dussmann Group, a leading international service provider and CITIC Capital, the private equity arm of CITIC Capital Holdings Limited, announced today that CITIC Capital has acquired Dussmann Group‘s business in mainland China and Hong Kong.
The Dussmann Group takes a new course: acquisition of the electrical engineering specialist, the STS Group
A milestone for the new service division for technical systems and equipment, Dussmann Technical Solutions (DTS) / planning, installation, commissioning and servicing of all technical systems from a single source
© The contract ist signed, Berlin, May 17, 2019: l. to r. Stephan Possekel, Catherine von Fürstenberg-Dussmann, Dr. Wolfgang Häfele, Eddie Walsh
The Dussmann Group acquires the STS Group
An additional dimension for the new company division, Dussmann Technical Solutions (DTS) / design, installation, commissioning and after-sales services from a single source
© Catherine von Fürstenberg-Dussmann, Vorsitzende des Stiftungsrates, und Dr. Wolfgang Häfele, Sprecher des Vorstandes, bei der Jahrespressekonferenz der Dussmann Group am 16. Mai 2019 in Berlin
Dussmann Group annual figures 2018: Strong, profitable growth and new company division DTS
In 2018, total sales for all Dussmann Group company divisions in 17 countries increased by 5.3 percent to 2.34 billion Euros // Implementation of strategy program Dussmann Next Level makes good progress //
© The team around Lissy Eichert (left) and Father Karl-Hermann Lenz (third from left) were happy about the donation and the meeting with Catherine von Fürstenberg-Dussmann and Dr. Wolfgang Häfele.
The Dussmann Group supports the association Pallotti-Mobil e.V. in a socially disadvantaged neighborhood of Berlin
The Dussmann Group supports the association Pallotti-Mobil e.V. in a socially disadvantaged neighborhood of Berlin
Dussmann Group focuses on client needs with Planon software
Global service provider expands Planon technology to support client base
Certified responsibility
The Dussmann Group is awarded Group certification according to ISO 45001
Annual press conference 2018 with Catherine von Fürstenberg-Dussmann and Dr. Wolfgang Häfele
Dussmann Group: Full steam ahead to the next stage of growth
Total sales for 2017 increases by 4.4 percent from € 2.129 billion to € 2.222 billion, growth in all Dussmann Group divisions and 16 international subsidiaries // Business booms particularly on international markets / The number of employees grows by around 800 to 64,318 // New corporate strategy “Dussmann Next Level”
© Dr. Wolfgang Häfele, Dussmann Group executive board speaker and Simon Oder (right) of SV Gablenberg with young refugees (Copyright: Dussmann Group/ photo: Florian Gerlach/vor-ort-foto.de)
“Do well, do good”: The Dussmann Group donates education boxes
Dr. Wolfgang Häfele, Dussmann Group executive board spokesman presented four education boxes to refugee facilities.
“National Treasure”: The Dussmann Group is named the number one family enterprise in Berlin
A study, carried out by the foundation of family enterprises (Stiftung Familienunternehmen) has confirmed the importance of family enterprises for the German economy and has named the most important family-run companies in each federal state.
The Dussmann Group fills all Executive Board Positions and Reports Gains for 2016
Three new members join the executive board in August 2017: Dr. oec. Wolfgang Häfele, Dieter A. Royal and Wolf-Dieter Adlhoch // Total sales for all company divisions and 16 international subsidiaries increased by 2,2 percent or 46 million Euros over the previous year, to 2.13 billion Euros
Annual Report 2015 Dussmann Group
For the first time, sales generated by the over 63,000 employees of the Dussmann Group exceeded the two billion Euro mark in 2015.
Dussmann Group Sales Exceed Two Billion Euros For the First Time
Multi-service provider grows worldwide // three major drivers of success; client satisfaction, employer image and financial stability // reinforcement of technical competence // participation in digitalization of facility management
Annual report 2014
Again, the Dussmann Group is able to report good news: During 2014, the Dussmann Group grew in terms of sales, of earnings and of the number of employees.
Dussmann Group: The most successful year in the company’s history
The service group makes significant progress and holds its course
© The start of the Dussmann employer branding campaign. At https://karriere.dussmanngroup.com/en/ applicants can find current vacancies at the Dussmann Group in Germany © Dussmann Group /photo: Thomas Ecke
Dussmann Sees Significant Growth in Anniversary Year 2013
Increase in sales of over 100 million Euros to 1.84 billion Euros/ more than 1,000 new employees / successful family enterprise with strong value orientation/ in the year of its 50th anniversary, the Dussmann Group takes leave of the company founder
Portrait of Peter Dussmann, founder of the Dussmann Group   | © Dussmann Group // Photo by Christian Schroth
Farewell to Peter Dussmann
Berlin Entrepreneur dies at 74
Peter Dussmann at the laying of the foundation stone of the Dussmann House
The Dussmann Group is 50
From a start-up enterprise in Munich to a global player – services for people, by people
© from l. to r.: Jesús Álvarez Mezquiriz, Marketing Director Eulen, Dirk Brouwers, CEO Dussmann Group, Juan Jordano, Corporate Managing Director Group Eulen, Catherine von Fürstenberg-Dussmann, Chairperson of the Board of Trustees Dussmann Group
Service range for Integrated Facility Management in 35 countries
Cooperation between Group Eulen and the Dussmann Group // Clients benefit from a single source for services in self-delivery and the same high quality standards in 35 countries

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