Annual Report 2022

Building on Talent, Expertise, and Connectivity

Financial Highlights 2022

In € millions


▲ +34%

+28% on a constant currency basis

Gross profit

▲ +37%
+31% on a constant currency basis

Operating EBITA

▲ +48%
+42% on a constant currency basis

Free cash flow

▲ +56%
2021: €279

Rising to the Challenge

Achieving Exceptional Results in Challenging Conditions
“Building on long-standing partnerships with our suppliers, customers and logistics partners, the resilience and pro-activeness of our teams as well as our solution-oriented approach ensured business continuity and strengthened our performance.”

Piet van der Slikke


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Our People

An overview of our people and culture key figures

Total number of employees (FTE)
▲ 13%


by Gender (Female)


by Gender (Male)

Number of people trained


Type of function


Education level
Bachelors or masters degree

Our Business Groups

A closer look at the forward-looking approach from our business groups to provide innovative solutions to our customers

Our Sustainability Approach

Sustainability is part of our strategic foundation

We are committed to offering products and solutions within our portfolio that focus on the health and well-being of our consumers, the environment and society, while managing our operational footprint in a responsible way.

IMCD in 2022

Since we began in 1995, we have grown substantially – first in Europe, then worldwide – and now we have a footprint across six continents. With 4,323 employees we are globally active in 50+ countries with 109 offices, 73 laboratories, and 135 warehouses.

Our goal is to continue nurturing our entrepreneurial spirit

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