Our Strategy

As an international technology group, GEA focuses on the development and production of process technology and components for sophisticated and efficient production methods in a variety of end markets. GEA is one of the largest suppliers of systems and components for the food processing industry and a wide range of other processing industries.

The group is a specialist in its respective core technologies and a leader in many of its sales markets worldwide. GEA consistently promotes an innovation-led culture thereby maintaining its technological edge. The company considers profitability more important than volume and practices systematic portfolio management and cost control. Active risk management, stability through diversification, and a focus on the markets of the future are binding principles for all GEA business units.

The group’s enduring success is based on a number of major global trends, including: continuous global population growth; a growing middle class; increasing demand for high-quality foods and beverages and more demand for efficient production methods that also conserve valuable resources.

Our ambition: to be the customer’s first choice worldwide

Our long-term strategy is based on our central goal to be the partner of choice for customers worldwide. We strive to be the world’s leading technology group, providing innovative and sustainable solutions for sophisticated process industries. With our state-of-the-art technologies and comprehensive application expertise, we aim to be the preferred partner in the industries we serve.

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Pursue clear technology and market leadership

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Further develop food processing focus & solutions for demanding production processes

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Become truly global by getting closer to our customers

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Use portfolio management as tool to leverage strengths & allocate resources

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Build an organization and capabilities to support strategic vision

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Drive sustainable value creation

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