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GENEVA, May 31, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — In conjunction with today’s announcement regarding the proposed merger with DSM, Firmenich International SA, the world’s largest privately-owned Taste and Perfumery company, announces its financial results outlook for the Fiscal Year 2022 (12 months ended 30 June 2022).
Outlook FY 2022
- Revenue above CHF 4.6bn, equivalent to a year-over-year organic growth at constant currency above 9%.
- Adjusted EBITDA above CHF 900m, growing double digit year-over-year on an organic basis at constant currency. Including the 12-month pro forma impact of acquisitions, Adjusted EBITDA above CHF 910m.
FY 2022 Results publication
Firmenich expects to announce its FY 2022 financial results on 5 August 2022. Full details of the Investor Call will be announced nearer to the results publication date.
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Firmenich is the world’s largest privately-owned taste and perfumery company and has been family-owned for 127 years. The Swiss company specializes in perfumes, flavors, and ingredients and is renowned for its world-class research as well as leadership in sustainability. Firmenich delivered CHF 4.5 bn of sales in the calendar year 2021 with Adjusted EBITDA margin of c. 20%. More information about Firmenich is available at www.firmenich.com.