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Facts + Figures

The most important key company figures at a glance


EDAG was founded by Horst Eckard in Groß-Zimmern near Darmstadt on 1st February 1969, at which time the company was known as "Konstruktionsbüro Horst Eckard". We are one of the world's leading independent engineering partner to the global automotive industry. 

Employees and Sales revenues and change in inventories

Employees*: 8,260 (as of 31.12.2016)

Sales revenues and change in inventories**: € 715 million

*  Core business • Average figures

** Core business


We attach great importance to continual improvement – not just in the mobility of tomorrow, but also in ourselves. It therefore goes without saying that the company invests heavily in education and training.

49%  with an academic or similar background (directors, divisional / department heads, team managers, (system/support) engineers, master craftsmen, technicians, etc.).

8.3% apprentice and trainee quota (as of 31.12.2016). 8,260 employees, of which 570 are apprentices or trainees and dual studies students.

Customer Industries

Our focus is on the international automotive industry, for which we develop and improve mobility. Not for just any old body, but for the most exciting brands in the world.

78% automotive OEMs

17% automotive suppliers

5% traffic, transport, logistics


We measure the quality of our work by our success in meeting your expectations. Our QM system allowed us to obtain the DIN EN ISO 9001:2000 certificate, as well as the accreditation for DIN EN ISO 17025 for our ATC Center.


EDAG Group certificates to download

Quality Management

DIN EN ISO 9001:2008


ISO/TS 16949

Environmental Management

ISO 14001:2004

Information Security Management

ISO/IEC 27001:2013 VDA

Customs Simplifications Certificate

AEO Certificates

Editing of technical instructions for use


Occupational  health and safety