GfK at a Glance

We bring together 13,000 passionate experts in over 100 different countries, with more than 80 years of data science experience.

Legal form: SE - Societas Europaea

Year of foundation: 1934

Headquarters: Nuremberg, Germany

Management Board: Matthias Hartmann (CEO), Christian Diedrich (CFO), Dr. Gerhard Hausruckinger (COO), Debra A. Pruent (COO)

Supervisory Board Chairman: Dr. Arno Mahlert

Industry: Market Research

Sectors: Consumer Choices, Consumer Experiences

Industry focus: Automotive, Consumer Goods, Energy, Fashion, Financial Services, Health, Media and Entertainment, Professional Services, Public Services, Retail, Technology, Travel & Logistics

Employees: > 13,000 worldwide

Global reach: operates in more than 100 countries worldwide

Sales: €1.49 billion (year 2013)

Market position: No. 4 market research organization worldwide

General contact: GfK SE, Nordwestring 101, 90419 Nuremberg, Germany, Tel. +49 (0)911 395-0, Fax +49 (0)911 395-2209,,