Heineken - Company Profile

Heineken - Company Profile



Company Legal Name

Heineken N.V

Year of Establishment


Business Lines

Beverage Industry

Geographical Presence



Heineken is a Netherlands-based international Company that is engaged in the manufacture and distribution of alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages.

With more than 300 brands and 85000 employees, the Company operates on a global scale in over 190 countries – from the Americas to Asia-Pacific and from the Middle East to Europe.

The Company operates its business under the following reporting segments: Africa, Middle East, and Eastern Europe; Americas; Asia Pacific; Europe.

The key brand names under which the Company supplies its products include Heineken, Amstel, Desperados, Sol, Tiger, Birra Moretti, Affligem, Lagunitas, Mort Subite, Strongbow Apple Ciders, Orchard Thieves, Stassen, Bulmers, Old Mout, Blind Pig brands, and more.

Brazil, Mexico, South Africa, Vietnam, and Cambodia were the fastest-growing markets. Brazil recorded the highest sales of the Heineken brand and today 12 markets sell more than one million hectares of Heineken annually.



Net Sales (2019)

23.9 billion EUR

Net Income (2019)

2.2 billion EUR

CEO of the Board

Dolf Van Den Brink

Employee Count




The Company reported strong growth in Africa, Middle East, and Eastern Europe segment, particularly in South Africa, Nigeria, and Russia in 2018. The brand continues to lead the premium segment and is being well received by consumers. In Russia, Heineken® is driving the growth in the no-alcohol beer segment.

In 2018, in Rwanda and Ivory Coast, the Company began local production of Heineken® in breweries. In 2018, the company successfully launched Strongbow Dry cider in South Africa.

In 2018, The company acquired Stellenbrau, a craft brewery from Stellenbosch, and is leading the craft segment in South Africa.

In 2018, Heineken launched a new mainstream brand Txilar, which was accepted by more customers in the country.

The Key brands under which the company supplies its products in this segment include Heineken®, Primus, Amstel, Mutzig, and Life.

Heineken manufactured a consolidated beer volume of 41.7mhl in 2018, generating €3,370m Net revenue with an operating profit of €408m in the regions of Africa, the Middle East, and Eastern Europe.

Heineken N.V. was incorporated in 1864 and headquartered in the Netherlands. Gerard Adriaan Heineken.



Phone Number

31 20 5239239

Fax Number

31 20 6263503

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