Sandvik at a glance

Sandvik is a high-tech and global engineering Group with about 42,000 employees with a sustainability.

Our operations are based on unique expertise in materials technology, extensive knowledge about industrial processes and close customer cooperation. This combination, coupled with continuous investments in research and development (R&D), has enabled us to achieve world-leading positions in the following areas:

  • Tools and tooling systems for industrial metal cutting
  • Equipment and tools, service and technical solutions for the mining and construction industries
  • Advanced stainless steels and special alloys as well as products for industrial heating

Business areas

Sandvik's operations are organized into three business areas responsible for research and development (R&D), production and sales of their respective products and services. Read more about Sandvik's business areas

Key facts about the Sandvik Group*
Revenues 100 billion SEK (approx.)
Number of employees 42,000 (approx.)
Chairman of the Board Johan Molin
President and CEO Björn Rosengren
Investments in R&D 3.7 billion SEK (approx.)
Number of active patents 5,900 (approx.)
Headquarters Stockholm, Sweden
Founded year 1862

* Figures refer to Group total 2018

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