GEA – that’s all of us!

GEA Vision and GEA Values represent the cornerstones of our management philosophy. They are a crucial element of a common GEA identity. We will hold all of us to these standards. A clear Vision and explicit Values are the foundation of our success as technology and market leader. 

GEA will always effect change so that it can continue to build on excellence. We eliminate legacies; we strive for service; we push for innovation; we reduce complexity; we streamline our structures; we acquire new businesses; we work across segments and sites; we maintain a true competitive edge within our global business environment. Our Vision and Values will guide us in a common endeavor to grow and to create value for all our stakeholders.


GEA Vision: 

GEA provides the world with innovative solutions for smart food processing and for a more efficient use of energy resources. GEA is a global engineering group recognized for its excellent technologies, its dedication to provide best solutions to its customers, and its management principles.

Our vision means:

  • We want to be known by our customers for providing innovative solutions that help them be even more successful
  • We are the place where passionate employees have room for creativity and entrepreneurship to make our Group unique 
  • We will focus on businesses and markets  where we will be leaders
  • We will remain the architects of our future Group through our continued success
Our values jigsaw
Our values


  • At GEA, we stand for excellence in everything we do
  • We help our customers become the best in class 
  • We foster creativity and innovation 
  • We strive to constantly improve our technology as well as our professional skills


  • At GEA, we work with passion without obsession  
  • We do our jobs with enthusiasm  
  • We are proud of what we achieve together 
  • We balance our customers’, our colleagues’, our own, and our investors’ needs


  • At GEA, we walk our talk
  • We treat each other and our partners with trust, fairness, and respect 
  • We honor our commitments and stand up for our beliefs  
  • We speak with one voice internally and externally 


  • At GEA, we feel responsible for our actions  
  • We take care in all we do and are aware of possible outcomes and consequences  
  • We take decisions and make results known  
  • We share information openly in the interest of GEA 


  • At GEA, we cross borders
  • We respect other opinions and discuss them openly
  • We support teamwork and the mutual exchange of knowledge and people regardless of borders, cultures, genders, Segments, and levels