The Hansgrohe Group’s head office in Schiltach.
Introducing a brand manufacturer

Facts and figures about the Hansgrohe Group

Find out some interesting information about Hansgrohe here. With 33 companies and 22 sales offices all over the world, Hansgrohe is one of the few global players in the sanitation industry. In 2018, it employed roughly 4,700 staff and achieved a turnover of 1.081 billion euros. Alongside “AXOR”, “hansgrohe” is one of the brands owned by the Hansgrohe Group.

Building a future on tradition

Tap and shower specialist Hansgrohe is a company rich in tradition. Founder Hans Grohe started out small in 1901, with a metal pressing workshop in Schiltach in the Black Forest. The creative hub and the company headquarters are still based there today. But nowadays, the hansgrohe brand that “Clever Hans” created enjoys a worldwide reputation: The products are used and appreciated the world over.

Hansgrohe Group: represented on all continents


  • is a European stock corporation (Societas Europaea SE), which is not listed on the stock exchange;
  • has two majority shareholders:
    - the Masco Corporation, Livonia, Michigan, USA (majority shareholder with 68%) 
    - Syngroh Verwaltungs- und Beteiligungs-GmbH, Schiltach, Klaus Grohe family (32%).

The Hansgrohe Group((bold)), which has a broad international base, manufactures in Germany, France, China and the USA. It generates around 77% of its turnover outside of Germany and supplies products to more than 140 countries.

To help you navigate: hansgrohe brand – Hansgrohe company

On this website you can find out all about the hansgrohe brand and its premium bathroom and kitchen products. You can find products from the AXOR designer brand, for luxury bathrooms and kitchens, on the AXOR website. On the Hansgrohe Group page, we have compiled key information about the Hansgrohe company for you.

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The number one success factor: the employees

It’s been like this since 1901: the people who work at Hansgrohe are passionate about innovation. They enjoy dealing with beautifully designed and efficient, quality products. They stand out thanks to their excellent know-how in their areas of expertise. They champion many good causes, including conserving water resources, on a daily basis. There are currently around 4,700 of these committed people, and the number is rising. They are the key to the continued growth of the Hansgrohe Group.