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Chairman & CEO

Nikolai Setzer

CEO Approval Rating

79/100

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Bridgestone is Continental's biggest rival. Bridgestone was founded in Chuo-ku, Tōkyō Prefecture} in 1931. Like Continental, Bridgestone also competes in the Automobile Parts sector. Compared to Continental, Bridgestone generates $16.6B less revenue.

Michelin Group is Continental's #2 rival. Michelin Group's headquarters is in Clermont-Ferrand, Auvergne, and was founded in 1889. Like Continental, Michelin Group also competes in the Automobile Parts space. Michelin Group generates 56% of Continental's revenue.

Goodyear is Continental's #3 competitor. Goodyear was founded in 1898 in Akron, Ohio. Like Continental, Goodyear also works within the Automobile Parts sector. Goodyear generates $32.7B less revenue than Continental.

Continental Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$45.5B

Continental's revenue is the ranked 1st among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 11.9B. Over the last three quarters, Continental's revenue has decreased by 16.5%. Specifically, in Q1 2021's revenue was $10.1B; in Q4 2020, it was $16B; in Q3 2020, it was $12.1B.

Continental Acquisitions

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Flexible Hose Business, Merlett Group

Jul 2019

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undisclosed
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Anti-vibration Systems Business, Cooper Standard

Nov 2018

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undisclosed
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Aautomotive Division, Kathrein SE

Oct 2018

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undisclosed
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Kmart Tyre & Auto Service

Aug 2018

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$350M
Kmart Tyre & Auto Service is a provider of mobile tire fitting, brake and exhaust system repair services.
VUK, Spol. sro

Jul 2018

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undisclosed
VUK develops and manufactures tanning machines and equipment for the industrial sector.

These are all the companies that Continental has acquired. Continental has acquired 16 companies and its latest acquisition was Flexible Hose Business, Merlett Group in Jul 2019.

Continental Funding History

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Continental Investments

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Feelit is an Israel-based company that designs predictive maintenance and remote condition monitoring sensors for automotive, industrial and manufacturing applications.
$7M
Jul 11, 2021
Series A
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EasyMile is a France-based autonomous company that develops and distributes electric driverless shuttles for the transportation industry.
$66M
Apr 27, 2021
Series B
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Volocopter is an aviation company that designs and operates autonomous electric-multirotor helicopters.
$240.9M
Mar 02, 2021
Series D
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Recogni develops an AI-based platform that provides object recognition solutions for autonomous vehicles.
$48.9M
Feb 16, 2021
Series B
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LiDAR designs and develops LiDAR sensing-based detection and ranging systems for automotive and industrial applications.
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Oct 26, 2020
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These are all the companies that Continental has invested in. Continental has invested 7 companies and its latest investment was Feelit in Jul 11,. Feelit is an Israel-based company that designs predictive maintenance and remote condition monitoring sensors for automotive, industrial and manufacturing applications.

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Continental Headquarters

Vahrenwalder Str. 9

Hanover, Lower Saxony30165

49-511-938-01

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Continental is an automotive company that manufactures and distributes tyres, brake systems and chassis components for the transportation sector. Continental was founded in 1871. Continental's headquarters is located in Hanover, Lower Saxony, DE 30165...

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Continental's Chairman & CEO, Nikolai Setzer, currently has an approval rating of 79%. Continental's primary competitors are Bridgestone, Michelin Group & Goodyear.

Frequently Asked Questions about Continental

  1. When was Continental founded?

    Continental was founded in 1871
  2. Who is Continental's CEO?

    Continental's CEO is Nikolai Setzer
  3. How much revenue does Continental generate?

    Continental generates $45.5B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Continental have?

    Continental has historically raised $0 in funding
  5. Where is Continental's headquarters?

    Continental's headquarters is in Hanover Lower Saxony, DE
  1. How many employees does Continental have?

    Continental has 236,386 employees
  2. What sector does Continental operate in?

    Continental is in Automobile Parts, Automobile Manufacturers
  3. Who are Continental's competitors?

    Continental's top competitors are Bridgestone, Michelin Group, Goodyear
  4. Who has Continental invested in?

    Continental's has invested in companies such as Feelit, EasyMile, Volocopter