Our employees – the basis of our success
Our employees are the FUCHS Group's most important resource. The knowledge, experiences and commitment of each individual staff member ensure successful business operations, innovative product solutions and satisfied customers.
The size and organizational structure of our company allow short communication and decision-making paths and thereby unbureaucratic cooperation between various specialist areas all over the world. For our employees this means a varied range of tasks and a wide range of possibilities to contribute their own ideas and develop both professionally and personally.
As of September 30, 2017, there were 5,078 (4,870) employees in the FUCHS Group. The total workforce therefore increased by 208 people or 4.3% year on year.
Regional workforce structure
- 3,614 people or 71.2% of the staff were employed abroad,
- 1,464 or 28.8% of the staff were employed in Germany.
Functional workforce structure
- 43.6% of the total workforce is employed in Marketing and Sales,
- 9.6% in Research and Development,
- 14.9% in Administration,
- 31.9% in Production.