ALSO brings providers and buyers of the ICT industry together. The company offers services at all levels of the ICT value chain from a single source. In the European B2B marketplace, ALSO bundles logistics services, financial services, supply services, solution services, digital services, and IT services together into individual service packages. ALSO's portfolio contains more than 255 000 articles from more than 700 vendors.
The Group has about 4 000 employees throughout Europe. In fiscal year 2020 (closing on December 31), the company generated net sales of 11.9 billion euros.
ALSO Holding AG, Emmen, Switzerland
Value enhancement strategy
- Operative excellence making it a market leader in most of the countries where it has a presence
- Establishing presence in new countries
- Increasing customer benefits by optimizing and digitalizing the processes
- Expansion of the e-commerce business
- Further developing to B2B-multichannel providers
- Targeted acquisitions –"Buy & Build"
IT / TK
Acquisition of shares
- Acquisition of Actebis GmbH in September 2009
- Merger of Actebis and ALSO in February 2011 / "Spin off" of Schindler Holding AG
ALSO Holding AG
Prof. Dr. Gustavo Möller-Hergt
Chief Executive Officer
ALSO Holding AG
Dr. Ralf Retzko
Chief Financial Officer
ALSO HOLDING AG
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ANNUAL REPORT 2020
ALSO HOLDING AG
PROF. DR. GUSTAVO MÖLLER-HERGT, CEO
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