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Munich, March 12, 2021 – Allgeier SE (ISIN DE000A2GS633, WKN A2GS63) has effectively spun off Nagarro SE with entry in the commercial register on December 15, 2020. Nagarro SE has been listed independently on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange since December 16, 2020 and for this reason will be classified as discontinued operations in the consolidated financial statements of Allgeier SE for the 2020 financial year. In the continuing operations, the Allgeier Group achieved the forecast published in the ad hoc announcement of December 16, 2020 according to preliminary and as yet unaudited figures in the 2020 financial year (January 1, 2020 – December 31, 2020).
Business development of the continuing operations in the full year 2020
In the 2020 financial year, the Allgeier Group generated a total operating performance of Euro 353 million in continuing operations (previous year: Euro 380 million). Gross profit (defined as total operating performance less cost of sales and personnel expenses directly attributable to sales) amounted to Euro 102 million (previous year: Euro 99 million). This corresponds to a gross margin of 29 percent (previous year: 26 percent). Adjusted EBITDA (EBITDA before effects that are extraordinary or relate to other periods) amounted to Euro 30 million (previous year: Euro 18 million). Adjustments were made in particular for personnel costs, financing costs in connection with the redemption of loans, expenses in connection with acquisition activities and expenses attributable to previous periods.
EBITDA amounted to Euro 23 million in the 2020 financial year (previous year: Euro 9 million). EBIT amounted to Euro 7 million (previous year: Euro –4 million).
Key balance sheet data as at 31 December 2020
The Allgeier Group had cash and cash equivalents of Euro 61 million at the end of the 2020 financial year (previous year as-if excluding Nagarro: Euro 54 million). Current and non-current financial liabilities amounted to Euro 29 million as at the balance sheet date (previous year as-if: Euro 43 million). The lease liabilities to be recognized under IFRS 16 amounted to Euro 31 million (previous year: Euro 38 million). Total assets amounted to Euro 244 million (previous year as-if excluding Nagarro: Euro 245 million).
Confirmation of the Guidance 2021
As of today, Allgeier SE confirms the guidance for the 2021 financial year published in the ad hoc announcement of December 16, 2020. This envisages revenue in the range of Euro 360 to 400 million and EBITDA of between Euro 31 and 35 million in the 2021 financial year.
The 2020 Annual Report of Allgeier SE will be published on 30 April 2021 and can then be viewed at www.allgeier.com.
All figures stated were prepared in accordance with IFRS. All business figures for the 2020 financial year are preliminary and have not yet been conclusively audited by the auditor of the consolidated financial statements. It should also be noted that all figures for the 2021 financial year represent expectations of the Executive Board based on assumptions and estimates. Even if the Management Board is of the opinion that these assumptions and estimates are accurate, future actual developments and future actual results may deviate from these assumptions and estimates. Allgeier SE assumes no guarantee and no liability that future developments and future actual results achieved will be in accordance with the assumptions and estimates expressed in this ad hoc announcement.
This document contains supplementary financial measures that are, or may be, so-called alternative performance measures, which are not specifically identified in relevant accounting frameworks. These supplementary financial measures may be of limited use as an analytical tool and should not be used in isolation or as an alternative to the financial measures presented in the consolidated financial statements and determined in accordance with relevant accounting frameworks in assessing the financial position, financial performance and cash flows of Allgeier SE. Other companies that present or report alternative performance measures with a similar title may calculate them differently and therefore they may not be comparable.