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Annual Report 2022


Shareholders’ letter

Record results in challenging environment

The combination with the Schleuniger Group and the war in Ukraine had a significant impact on the development of business. Record figures were achieved for both order intake and revenues, to the extent that the mid-term targets set for 2023 were exceeded a year early.

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Key Figures

New record levels

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million order intake in CHF

2021: 482 million

million revenues in CHF

2021: 421 million

million EBIT in CHF

2021: 44.8 million

basic earnings per share in CHF

2021: 7.90

employees as of 31.12.2022

31.12.2021: 2121 employees

% of revenues invested in research and development

2021: 9.8%

% equity ratio

2021: 51.4%

% payout ratio

2021: 57.0%


A conversation with Chairman and CEO

Very good performance despite a turbulent market environment

2022 was definitely a year that will go down in the history books for the Komax Group. The company has become some 50% larger, added over 1000 employees in eleven new companies and dealt with numerous extraordinary challenges.

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Growing together

Combination with Schleuniger

Komax and Schleuniger join forces

For the Komax Group and the Schleuniger Group, the market for automated wire processing offers many opportunities. However, these require significant investment, personnel resources, and considerable expertise. In order to exploit these opportunities swiftly and efficiently, the two companies joined forces with effect from August 2022.

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Creating competitive advantage

Continuously strengthening innovation

In 2022, the Komax Group invested a total of CHF 59.0 million or 9.7% of revenues in the development of new products and the optimization of existing ones. Innovations are of the utmost strategic importance for the Komax Group. The combination with Schleuniger is now opening up further avenues of opportunity.

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Sustainable, social and responsible

Ongoing development of ESG activities

In recent years, the Komax Group has worked continuously on its development in the three ESG dimensions – environment, social, and governance. At the initiative of the Board of Directors, it elaborated an ESG strategy in the reporting year that will be formally adopted in 2023.

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